London Daily Express: The best films from 1928

George A. Atkinson, film critic for the London Daily Express listed his 20 best films of 1928.  They are categorised below  based on country , as that is how it was listed in the press in March 1929.

American Films:

1/ Ramona
/  The Political Flapper
/  The Student Prince
/  The Last Command
/  Sunrise
/  The Crowd
/  Paying the Penalty
/  Stark Love
/  Sorrell and Son

British Films

1.  Q Ships  (listed as best British film of the year)
/  Somehow Good
/  Undergound
/  Shiraz
/  Chick
/  Loves of Jeannie Ney
/  Berlin
/  The Fugitive Lover
/  The Spy
/  The World War

French film
/ Verdun

G Atkinson then separately listed the best 20 American films of 1928 and
the best 20 British films of 1928.

American Films Top 20
/ Ramona
/ The Politic Flapper
/ Forgotten Faces
/ The Last Moment
/ The Student Prince
/ The Last Command
/ Sunrise
/ Paying the Penalty
/ The Crowd
/ Stark Love
/ Sorrell and Son
/ The Trail of ’98
/ Judgement
/ Wings
/ Drums of Love
/ The Circus
/ The Wind
/ Stella Polaris
/ The River Pirate
/ Chicago

British Films Top 20
/ Somehow Good
/ Underground
/ Q Ships
/ Chick
/ Shiraz
/ Quinneys
/ The Fake
/ Poppies of Flanders
/ The Constant Nymph
/ Moulin Rouge
/ The Passing of Mr Quinn
/ Dawn
/ Triumph of the Scarlet Pimpernel
/ Victory
/ Shooting Stars
/ Round Africa with Cobham
/ Guns of Loos
/ This Marriage Business
/ Sailor’s Don’t Care
/ Mumsie

– research by @dialmformovies
Rhett Bartlett

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