Public Domain Movies released in 1929

drama film

Sailor's Holiday 1929 Alan Hale, Sally Eilers, George Cooper

Her Private Affair 1929 Ann Harding, Harry Bannister, John Loder, Kay Hammond

Paris Bound 1929 Ann Harding, Fredric March, Carmelita Geraghty, Leslie Fenton

The General Line aka Old and New (translit. Staroye i novoye) is a 1929 Soviet film directed by Sergei Eisenstein.

Mister Antonio 1929 Leo Carrillo, Virginia Valli, Gareth Hughes, Frank Reicher

Dziga Vertov's Man With A Movie Camera is considered one of the most innovative and influential films of the silent era. Startlingly modern, this film utilizes a groundbreaking style of rapid editing and incorporates innumerable other cinematic effects to create a work of amazing power and energy. Film pioneer Dziga Vertov uses all the cinematic techniques available at the time - dissolves, split screen, slow motion and freeze frames. This movie is silent!

Moulin Rouge 1929 Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin, Georges Tréville

King Louis XIII of France is thrilled to have born to him a son - an heir to the throne. But when the queen delivers a twin, Cardinal Richelieu sees the second son as a potential for revolution, and has him sent off to Spain to be raised in secret to ensure a peaceful future for France. - IMDB Description

A early talkie from Pathé, this crime drama starred relative newcomers Robert Armstrong and a very young Carole Lombard, the title credits still spelling her first name Carol. They play husband and wife, she threatening divorce unless he devotes more of his time to their marriage. In reality, Armstrong is an undercover detective busy investigating a dope ring lead by Reno (Sam Hardy), a crook with friends in high places. When Armstrong gets too close to the truth, Reno has him framed in the murder of corrupt newspaper publisher Addison (Charles Sellon).

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