1935 Comedy Movies

The 39 Steps (1935)

The 39 Steps

  • 98%
  • NONE
  • 86 min
  • Comedy

A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent. But when the agent is killed and he stands accused, he must go on the run to both save himself and also stop a spy ring trying to steal top secret information.

The Bride of Frankenstein (1935)

The Bride of Frankenstein

  • 100%
  • NR
  • 75 min
  • Comedy

Bride of Frankenstein begins where James Whale's Frankenstein from 1931 ended. Dr. Frankenstein has not been killed as previously portrayed and now he wants to get away from the mad experiments. Yet when his wife is kidnapped by his creation, Frankenstein agrees to help him create a new monster, this time a woman.

Alice Adams (1935)

Alice Adams

    • 99 min
    • Comedy

    In the lower-middle-class Adams family, father and son are happy to work in a drugstore, but mother and daughter Alice try every possible social-climbing stratagem despite snubs and embarrassment. When Alice finally meets her dream man Arthur, mother nags father into a risky business venture and plans to impress Alice's beau with an "upscale" family dinner. Will the excruciating results drive Arthur away?

    A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935)

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    • 89%
    • Unrated
    • 133 min
    • Comedy

    Theseus, Duke of Athens, is going to marry Hyppolyta, Queen of the Amazons. Demetrius is engaged with Hermia, but Hermia loves Lysander. Helena loves Demetrius. Oberon and Titania, of the kingdom of fairies have a slight quarrel about whether or not the boy Titania is raising will join Titania's band or Oberon's, so Oberon tries to get him from her by using some magic. But they're not alone in that forest.Lysander and Hermina have there a rendezvous, Helena and Demetrius are...

    A Night at the Opera (1935)

    A Night at the Opera

      • 96 min
      • Comedy

      The Marx Brothers take on high society. Two lovers who are both in opera are prevented from being together by the man's lack of acceptance as an operatic tenor. Pulling several typical Marx Brothers' stunts, they arrange for the normal tenor to be absent so that the young lover can get his chance.

      Alibi Bye Bye

        • Unrated
        • 20 min
        • Comedy

        The story, if you want to call it that is about a husband who tells his wife he's going hunting but actually sneaks off to fool around in Atlantic City. While the wife, says she's going to Washington D.C. but is also sneaking off the Atlantic City. once there the husband goes to a scenic photographer who fakes pictures to cover for straying spouses. Later the pictures are delivered to the hotel where all parties literally run into each other!

        Alibi Ike (1935)

        Alibi Ike

          • 72 min
          • Comedy

          Idiosyncratic new recruit Francis "Ike" Farrell tries to help the Cubs to the pennant with his pitching and hitting.

          Bonnie Scotland (1935)

          Bonnie Scotland

            • Unrated
            • 80 min
            • Comedy

            Stan and Ollie stowaway to Scotland expecting to inherit the MacLaurel estate. However Stan's inheritance amounts to a set of bagpipes and a snuff box. The boys are tricked into enlisting in the army and are posted to India where the heiress to the MacLaurel estate has moved to be near her guardian. Her Scottish sweetheart Allan also enlists. The boys are "volunteered" by the Sergeant (Finlayson) to impersonate officers at the palace of Mir Jutra and foil a plot to murder the...

            Boys Will Be Boys (1935)

            Boys Will Be Boys

              • Unrated
              • 80 min
              • Comedy

              Alec Smart, who is engaged teaching in a prison, applies for the job of headmaster at a nearby public school to replace the previous headmaster who has been convicted of writing forged cheques and has just been sent to prison. Smart appeals to the Governor to write him a good reference which he pretends to. Afterwards he writes his real recommendation which is very negative about Smart's talents. The trustee who works as the Governor's secretary, Faker Brown, "accidentally" gets the two letters...

              Brewster's Millions (1935)

              Brewster's Millions

                • Unrated
                • 80 min
                • Comedy

                Jack Brewster is a pennyless English lad who learns that he has inherited 6 million pounds sterling from a recently deceased relative. But soon learns that he must spend 500,000 pounds in 60 days to inherit the rest of the money, or forfeit the entire inheritance. Written by Matthew Patay

                Broadway Hostess (1935)

                Broadway Hostess

                  • 68 min
                  • Comedy

                  Melodrama about the professional and romantic problems of an aspiring singer.

                  Captain Hurricane (1935)

                  Captain Hurricane

                    • Unrated
                    • 72 min
                    • Comedy

                    Three buddies come to blows when they hire a beautiful housekeeper.

                    Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935)

                    Charlie Chan in Shanghai

                      • Unrated
                      • 71 min
                      • Comedy

                      On his return to China, Charlie is honored at a Shanghai banquet for his many accomplishments. Prior to his speech Sir Stanley Woodland, a prominent official in the colony, confides to Charlie that he has discovered some sinister activities and wants to share the information with the detective as soon as they are alone. When Sir Stanley is silenced by a booby-trapped box, Charlie seeks to discover the undivulged secret as well as the killer. Along with Col. Watkins, the police commissioner,...

                      Devil Dogs of the Air (1935)

                      Devil Dogs of the Air

                        • Unrated
                        • 85 min
                        • Action

                        Lieut. Bill Brannigan (Pat O'Brien) invites friend and hotshot pilot Tommy O'Toole (James Cagney), the self-styled "world's greatest aviator", to join the USMC Reserve Aviator training program. O'Toole arrives and promptly starts to move in on Brannigan's love interest, Betty Roberts (Margaret Lindsay), and in typical cocky fashion, antagonizes nearly everyone else. Although not temperamentally suited for the military, O'Toole completes primary training and after surviving an accident,...

                        Don't Bet on Blondes (1935)

                        Don't Bet on Blondes

                          • 59 min
                          • Comedy

                          High-rolling gambler "Odds" Owen (Warren William) establishes an American insurance agency created along the lines of Lloyd's of London. Owen insures Kentucky colonel Jefferson Davis Youngblood (Guy Kibbee) against the possibility that Youngblood's actress daughter Marilyn (Claire Dodd) might get married, thereby cutting off the Colonel's allowance. After scaring away several prospective suitors, Owen messes things up by falling in love with Marilyn himself. Odds are that the 60-minute Don't...

                          Fanfare d'amour (1935)

                          Fanfare d'amour

                            • Unrated
                            • 115 min
                            • Comedy

                            The first version of Billy Wilder's "Some Like it Hot" about a couple of cross-dressing musicians.

                            Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)

                            Folies Bergère de Paris

                              • 80 min
                              • Comedy

                              An entertainer impersonates a look-alike banker, causing comic confusion for wife and girlfriend.

                              Front Page Woman (1935)

                              Front Page Woman

                              • 80%
                              • Unrated
                              • 82 min
                              • Comedy

                              Reporter Curt Devlin loves sob sister Ellen Garfield but believes women are "bum newspapermen". When she learns the identity of a murdered arsonist, he calls it luck. When she goes after the murderer he gets enough evidence to have Maitland Coulter arrested. She finds a bunch of "not guilty" ballots and publishes the wrong story; he eavesdrops on the jury and gets the correct verdict. After being fired she gets a confession from the real killer and gets Coulter released. ...

                              George White's 1935 Scandals (1935)

                              George White's 1935 Scandals

                                • 84 min
                                • Comedy

                                A Brodway producer discovers new talent in a small Georgia town and brings them to New York for his new show.

                                Gold Diggers of 1935 (1935)

                                Gold Diggers of 1935

                                  • 98 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  Romance strikes when a vacationing millionairess and her daughter spend their vacation at a posh New England resort.