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1. Frankenstein (1910)

Unrated | 16 min | Short, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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Frankenstein, a young medical student, trying to create the perfect human being, instead creates a misshapen monster. Made ill by what he has done, Frankenstein is comforted by his fiancée ... See full summary »

Writers: Mary Shelley, J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Mary Fuller, Charles Ogle, Augustus Phillips

Votes: 2,154

2. Snow White (I) (1916)

Unrated | 63 min | Fantasy, Romance

6.1
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Snow White is a motherless princess, who arouses the jealousy and hatred of Mary Jane, her mother's former lady-in-waiting, who is the ugliest woman in the kingdom, but aspires to the ... See full summary »

Writer: Winthrop Ames | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Dorothy Cumming, Creighton Hale, Lionel Braham, Alice Washburn

Votes: 257

3. A Christmas Carol (1910)

11 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

6.1
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Based on the story by Charles Dickens: Ebenezer Scrooge is well known for his harsh, miserly ways, until he is visited by the ghost of his former business partner, and then by three other spirits.

Writer: Charles Dickens | Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Charles Kent, Ashley Miller | Stars: Marc McDermott, Charles Ogle, William Bechtel, Viola Dana

Votes: 356

4. Rescued from an Eagle's Nest (1908)

6 min | Action, Short

5.7
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A family is terrified when an eagle carries off its young child.

Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Henry B. Walthall, Miss Earle, Jinnie Frazer, D.W. Griffith

Votes: 365

5. Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913)

Drama

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A peasant girl sent to make a claim on her family's ancestral home in England's Wessex is seduced and left with child by its current owner.

Writer: Thomas Hardy | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Minnie Maddern Fiske, Raymond Bond, David Torrence, John Steppling

6. The Charge of the Light Brigade (1912)

12 min | Drama, Short

7.0
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Retelling of the famous incident in the 1854 Crimean War when a British cavalry unit, because of a mix-up in orders, charged an almost impregnable Russian artillery position and was decimated.

Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Ben F. Wilson, Richard Neill, James Gordon, Charles Sutton

Votes: 24

7. A Good Little Devil (1914)

Drama

5.0
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Writers: Rosemonde Gerard, Maurice Rostand, Austin Strong | Directors: Edwin S. Porter, J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Mary Pickford, Ernest Truex, William Norris, Iva Merlin

Votes: 11

8. The Song That Reached His Heart (1910)

11 min | Short, Drama

5.7
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Director: J. Searle Dawley | Star: Edwin August

Votes: 16

9. Four Feathers (1915)

Drama

6.7
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Writer: A.E.W. Mason | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Edgar L. Davenport, Fuller Mellish, Ogden Childe, Howard Estabrook

Votes: 29

10. Lochinvar (1909)

Short, Drama

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Sir Walter Raleigh's romantic story of the love that laughed at more than locksmiths, and to which even castle walls and haughty fathers were no bar, is told by the Edison Company with a ... See full summary »

Writers: J. Searle Dawley, Sir Walter Scott | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marc McDermott, Mary Fuller, Harold M. Shaw

11. Hansel and Gretel (1909)

Drama, Short

5.9
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We are transported back to the little Dutch cottage in the woods and see little Hansel and Gretel and their parents, and we feel their hunger and are glad when their father starts out with ... See full summary »

Writer: J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Cecil Spooner, Mary Fuller, Ethel Browning

Votes: 7

12. Mice and Men (1916)

Romance

5.4
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Mark Embury sets out to create the perfect wife by adopting Peggy. His work is a success until the girl falls in love with another man. Ultimately, he must give her up and become satisfied ... See full summary »

Writers: Hugh Ford, Madeleine Lucette Ryley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Marshall Neilan, Charles Waldron, Clarence Handyside

Votes: 7

13. The Three Musketeers: Part 2 (1911)

Short, Drama

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Writer: Alexandre Dumas père | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Sydney Booth, Herbert Delmar, Jack Chagnon, Harold M. Shaw

14. The Prince and the Pauper (1909)

Short

5.5
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Tom Canty, an intelligent and partly educated pauper boy, a beggar, the son of a ruffianly father, bore the strongest resemblance to the Prince of Wales. One day Tom wandered near the ... See full summary »

Writers: J. Searle Dawley, Mark Twain | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Cecil Spooner, Charles Ogle, William Sorelle, Mark Twain

Votes: 12

15. The Old Monk's Tale (1913)

Short, Drama

6.1
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A monk tells a tale about a woman who can only surrender her heart to a man who can offer her jewels. A poor man falls in love with her and steals jewels off a statue of the Madonna to give to her.

Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Ben F. Wilson, Laura Sawyer, James Gordon, Charles Sutton

Votes: 9

16. In the Bishop's Carriage (1913)

Crime, Drama

5.6
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A successful stage actress with a hidden past as a criminal is kept on the path of righteousness by a benefactor.

Writers: Miriam Michelson, B.P. Schulberg | Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Mary Pickford, David Wall, House Peters, Grace Henderson

Votes: 7

17. Caprice (1913)

Comedy, Drama

5.2
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A wealthy young man's marriage to a mountain girl he meets while hunting is disastrous until she abandons him and later reappears incognito as a tutored and sophisticated woman.

Writer: Howard P. Taylor | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Mary Pickford, Owen Moore, Ernest Truex, Ogden Crane

Votes: 9

18. Edison's Frankenstein (1990)

19 min | Sci-Fi, Short, Fantasy

7.5
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Thoroughly researched remake of the first screen version of Mary Shelley's story. Blending visual nightmare & Gothic romance, it tells this much trampled tale more as Jekyll and Hyde ghost ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert David, J. Searle Dawley, Mary Shelley | Director: Robert David | Stars: John Golden, Mary Ann Curto, David Paulson, B.J. Cearley

Votes: 20

19. Treasure Island (1912)

Short, Adventure

5.0
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Young Jim Hawkins is caught up with the pirate Long John Silver in search of the buried treasure of the buccaneer Captain Flint, in this adaptation of the classic novel by Robert Louis ... See full summary »

Writer: Robert Louis Stevenson | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Addison Rothermel, Laura Sawyer, Ben F. Wilson, Richard Neill

Votes: 6

20. The Battle of Trafalgar (1911)

Short, War

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Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Sydney Booth, Herbert Prior, James Gordon, Charles Ogle

21. A Little Girl Who Did Not Believe in Santa Claus (1907)

14 min | Short, Drama, Family

6.2
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A generous boy tries to help a girl who does not believe in Santa Claus because of her family's poverty.

Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Gitchner Hartman, Mr. Lehapman, Bessie Schrednecky, William Sorelle

Votes: 72

22. Love's Old Sweet Song (1923)

20 min | Short

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Writers: Augustus Bertilla, Jacques Byrne | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Louis Wolheim, Helen Weir, Donald Gallaher, Helen Lowell

23. The Corsican Brothers (1912)

Drama, Short

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Writer: Alexandre Dumas père | Directors: Oscar Apfel, J. Searle Dawley | Stars: George Lessey, Miriam Nesbitt, Bigelow Cooper, Marc McDermott

24. Has the World Gone Mad! (1923)

Drama

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Writer: Daniel Carson Goodman | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Robert Edeson, Hedda Hopper, Vincent Coleman, Mary Alden

25. Comedy and Tragedy (1909)

Short, Drama

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A strong dramatic story is woven around the love of a famous actress who has become deeply infatuated with the handsome bodyguard of a Prince. The Prince, himself enamored of the actress, ... See full summary »

Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Madame Pilar-Morin, Marc McDermott

26. The Ransom of Red Chief (1911)

Short, Comedy, Western

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Writer: O. Henry | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Star: Yale Boss

27. Rich Man, Poor Man (1918)

Drama, Romance

6.7
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Writers: Tom Bret, George Broadhurst, J. Searle Dawley, Maximilian Foster | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Richard Barthelmess, George Backus, Frederick Warde

Votes: 7

28. Molly Make-Believe (1916)

50 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Young Molly brings her little brother and her bulldog to the big city in hopes of finding success. She takes a job at a firm which provides letter- writing services for those unable to do ... See full summary »

Writers: Eleanor Hallowell Abbott, Hugh Ford, Doty Hobart | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Mahlon Hamilton, Dick Gray, Helen Dahl

29. Always in the Way (1915)

Drama

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Writer: Charles Harris | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Mary Miles Minter, Ethelmary Oakland, Lowell Sherman, Edna Holland

30. The Daughter of the People (1915)

Drama

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Writer: J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Robert Broderick, Frederick de Belleville, Laura Sawyer

31. The Princess and the Peasant (1910)

Short, Drama

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To Have and to Hold often proved a great deal harder in "Ye Olden Times" than today, and it was ever thus in that far away "Kingdom by the Sea," when rank and high title and how degree ... See full summary »

Writer: Bannister Merwin | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Mary Fuller, Marc McDermott, Mabel Trunnelle

32. From Tyranny to Liberty (1910)

Short, Drama

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Writer: J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Madame Pilar-Morin, Marc McDermott, Mary Fuller, George Lessey

33. The Trainer's Daughter; or, A Race for Love (1907)

14 min | Drama, Short

4.6
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Jack and the daughter of a horse trainer are in love with each other, but when the trainer discovers them together, he makes it clear that Jack is unwelcome. Later, at the stables, another ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Edward Boulden, Miss DeVarney, William Sorelle, Mr. Sullivan

Votes: 51

34. The Three Musketeers: Part 1 (1911)

Short, Drama

7.5
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Writer: Alexandre Dumas père | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Sydney Booth, Herbert Delmar, Jack Chagnon, Harold M. Shaw

Votes: 8

35. Uncle Tom's Cabin (1918)

50 min | Drama

3.2
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Writers: Harriet Beecher Stowe, J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Sam Hardy, Jack W. Johnston, Florence Carpenter

Votes: 5

36. The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter (1912)

Short, Drama

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Writer: Bannister Merwin | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Charles Sutton, Laura Sawyer, Ben F. Wilson, William R. Randall

37. Miss George Washington (1916)

Comedy, Romance

5.2
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Writer: Lew Allen | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Frank Losee, Niles Welch, Florence Martin

Votes: 6

38. The Relief of Lucknow (1912)

Drama, Short

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Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: James Gordon, William R. Randall, Ben F. Wilson, Richard Neill

39. Personally Conducted: A Trip to Bermuda (1912)

Documentary, Short

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Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: James Gordon, Charles Sutton, Ethel Jewett, Jessie McAllister

40. As a Man Lives (1923)

60 min | Drama

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Sherry Mason, the playboy son of wealthy parents, lives a life of self-indulgence until he meets Nadia Meredith, the daughter of a poor bookseller. Smitten with her, he asks her to marry ... See full summary »

Writers: Bob Dexter, William Dudley Pelley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Robert Frazer, Gladys Hulette, Frank Losee, Jack Baston

41. The Lost Paradise (1914)

Drama

4.3
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Writers: Henry C. DeMille, Ludwig Fulda | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: H.B. Warner, Catherine Carter, Mark Price, Arthur Hoops

Votes: 6

42. Still Waters (1915)

50 min | Comedy, Drama

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A canal boat captain disowns his daughter when she marries a circus performer. Years later he is reunited with the granddaughter he never knew.

Writers: Edith Barnard Delano, Hugh Ford | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Robert Broderick, Philip Tonge, Robert Vaughn

43. Abraham Lincoln (1924)

Short

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Writer: John Drinkwater | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Star: Frank McGlynn Sr.

44. The Harvest Moon (1920)

Drama

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Writer: J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Doris Kenyon, Wilfred Lytell, George Lessey, Earl Schenck

46. A Suburbanite's Ingenious Alarm (1908)

7 min | Short, Comedy

5.3
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An office worker takes desperate measures in an attempt to get up on time in the morning.

Directors: J. Searle Dawley, Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 55

47. The Valentine Girl (1917)

50 min | Drama, Romance

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Marion ( Marguerite Clark ) a young girl is given up by her guardian to be raised by her father who has a criminal past. Under the enchanting influence of his daughter, he renounces his ... See full summary »

Writers: J. Searle Dawley, Laura Sawyer | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Frank Losee, Richard Barthelmess, Kathryn Adams

48. The Next in Command (1914)

Adventure

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Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: James Gordon, F.A. Turner, Betty Harte, Frank Sidwell

49. Bab's Matinee Idol (1917)

Comedy, Romance

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Writers: Mary Roberts Rinehart, Margaret Turnbull | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Marguerite Clark, Helen Greene, Isabel O'Madigan, Frank Losee

50. Everybody's Business (1919)

Drama

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Writer: J. Searle Dawley | Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Charles Richman, Alice Calhoun