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1929 in film
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1929 in film

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Table of contents
1 Events
2 Top Grossing Films of the Year
3 Academy Awards
4 Movies Released
5 Births
6 Deaths


The days of the silent film were numbered. A mad scramble to provide synchronized sound was on.

Top Grossing Films of the Year

  1. The Broadway Melody
  2. The Mysterious Island

Academy Awards

Note: Prior to 1933, awards were not based on calendar years, which is how there are 2 'Best Actor' awards for 1929 films.

Movies Released

Movies released in 1929 include: