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Movies Released in 1936

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This list shows all films released in 1936, including films that went direct-to-video, or only got an international theatrical release. For each film, we use the first date on which it was made available to the public, which might include international theatrical or domestic video releases that were a few days, or sometimes more, earlier than the domestic (US/Canada) theatrical release. All movies announced for release in 1936 are included.

See also: Top 1936 Worldwide - Domestic Release Schedule for 1936 - Most Popular 1936

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Release DateMovieGenreProduction
Box Office
to Date

January, 1936

January 1 How to Become a Detective   $6,000,000  

February, 1936

February 5 Modern Times Comedy $1,500,000 $163,245  

March, 1936

March 23 The Great Ziegfeld   $3,000,000  

April, 1936

April 16 Mr. Deeds Goes To Town   $2,080,000  

June, 1936

June 26 San Francisco $1,300,000 $2,868,000  

October, 1936

October 20 Charge of the Light Brigade, The Action $1,200,000 $0  

December, 1936

December 31 Keep Your Seats Please   $0