Top 100 Pre-Code Films - SCFZ Poll

The sixth in our series of genre polls at the SCFZ film forum covered Pre-Code films. As in our other polls, voters were free to decide for themselves which films qualified as Pre-Code.

Top Ten:
1. Trouble in Paradise (Ernst Lubitsch, 1932)
2. Shanghai Express (Josef von Sternberg, 1932)
3. Morocco  (Josef von Sternberg, 1930)
4. Design for Living (Ernst Lubitsch, 1933)
5. Gold Diggers of 1933  (Mervyn LeRoy, 1933)
6. Dishonored  (Josef von Sternberg, 1931)
7. Scarface (Howard Hawks, 1932)
8. I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang (Mervyn LeRoy, 1932)
9. City Girl (FW Murnau, 1930)
10. One Way Passage (Tay Garnett, 1932)

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