1932 in film

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This is a list of films that were released in 1932.

Events[edit]

Top grossing films[edit]

Rank Title Studio Actors
1. Shanghai Express Paramount Marlene Dietrich
2. Grand Hotel MGM Greta Garbo, John Barrymore, Joan Crawford, Wallace Beery and Lionel Barrymore
3. A Farewell to Arms Paramount Gary Cooper and Helen Hayes
4. Red Dust MGM Jean Harlow and Clark Gable
5. The Champ MGM Wallace Beery
6. Trouble in Paradise Paramount Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis and Herbert Marshall
7. Love Me Tonight Paramount Maurice Chevalier and Jeanette MacDonald
8. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Paramount Fredric March and Miriam Hopkins
9. Red-Headed Woman MGM Jean Harlow
10. Scarface United Artists Paul Muni

Academy Awards[edit]

Note: Prior to 1933 awards were not based on calendar years, which is how there are no 'Best Actor' or 'Best Actress' awards for 1932 films. The 1931-32 awards went to 1931 films.

Notable films released in 1932[edit]

U.S.A. unless stated

Serials[edit]

Short film series[edit]

Animated short film series[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Film debuts[edit]