1937 in film

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List of years in film (table)
  • 1934
  • 1935
  • 1936
  • 1937
  • 1938
  • 1939
  • 1940
  • In television
    1934
    1935
    1936
    1937
    1938
    1939
    1940

    The year 1937 in film involved some significant events, including the Walt Disney production of the first American full-length animated film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

    Events[edit]

    Top-grossing films (U.S.)[edit]

    Rank Title Studio
    1. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Disney/RKO Radio Pictures
    2. Maytime MGM
    3. The Good Earth MGM
    4. One Hundred Men and a Girl Universal
    5. The Firefly MGM
    6. Topper MGM
    7. Wee Willie Winkie 20th Century Fox
    8. Stella Dallas Goldwyn/United Artists
    9. In Old Chicago 20th Century Fox
    10. The Prince and the Pauper Warner Bros.
    11. Saratoga MGM
    12. The Life of Emile Zola Warner Bros.
    13. Lost Horizon Columbia
    14. Dead End United Artists
    15. The Hurricane United Artists
    16. Heidi 20th Century Fox
    17. Conquest MGM
    18. Personal Property MGM
    19. Night Must Fall Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

    Academy Awards[edit]

    Top ten money-making stars[edit]

    Rank Actor/Actress
    1. Shirley Temple
    2. Clark Gable
    3. Robert Taylor
    4. Bing Crosby
    5. William Powell
    6. Jane Withers
    7. (tie) Fred Astaire
    Ginger Rogers
    8. Sonja Henie
    9. Gary Cooper
    10. Myrna Loy

    1937 film releases[edit]

    January–March[edit]

    April–June[edit]

    July–September[edit]

    October–December[edit]

    Notable films released in 1937[edit]

    U.S.A. unless stated.

    A-B

    C-D

    E-F

    G-H

    I-K

    L-M

    N-P

    Q-S

    T-V

    W-Z

    Serials[edit]

    Comedy film series[edit]

    Animated short film series[edit]

    Births[edit]

    Deaths[edit]

    Debuts[edit]

    References[edit]

    1. ^ First Actor to Portray Sherlock Holmes on TV; Guinness World Records online; retrieved November 2016