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1.
Buried Treasure (1921)
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Strung around the idea of reincarnation, this film goes back in time to the days of the Spanish galleons... (70 mins.)
Director: George D. Baker
 
2.
Enchantment (1921)
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The frothy experiences of a vain little flapper. Her father induces an actor friend to become a gentlemanly... (90 mins.)
 
3.
Prodigal Daughters (1923)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
5.
Black Oxen (1923)
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A Manhattan playboy falls in love with a mysterious European woman, whom he notices as an exact double... (80 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
 
6.
Girl Shy (1924)
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A shy, young man, who is completely incapable of talking to women, decides to write a book that details to other bachelors how to find a girlfriend. (87 mins.)
 
7.
The Perfect Flapper (1924)
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(70 mins.)
 
8.
Sinners in Silk (1924)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Hobart Henley
 
9.
The Painted Flapper (1924)
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A socially-ambitious mother is pushing her younger daughter into a life-style that will satisfy the desires of the mother but the older daughter...
Director: John Gorman
 
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11.
The Price of a Party (1924)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Charles Giblyn
 
12.
The Mad Whirl (1925)
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A teenager with permissive parents gets too caught up in wild parties and the fast life. (65 mins.)
 
13.
My Son (1925)
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(70 mins.)
Director: Edwin Carewe
 
14.
What Fools Men (1925)
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Joseph Greer is a wealthy businessman in New York City with all the trappings including a prim-and-proper secretary... (80 mins.)
 
15.
Classified (1925)
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(70 mins.)
 
16.
Bobbed Hair (1925)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Alan Crosland
 
17.
Soiled (1925)
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Mary Brown, a chorus girl, promises to give herself to John Duane, a playboy cad, in exchange for $2500... (56 mins.)
Director: Fred Windemere
 
18.
Joanna (1925)
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Joanna Manners is a flapper with a million-dollar figure, million-dollar looks, and a million dollars in cash... (80 mins.)
Director: Edwin Carewe
 
19.
The Plastic Age (1925)
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Hugh Carver is an athletic star and a freshman at Prescott College. He falls in love with Cynthia Day... (73 mins.)
Director: Wesley Ruggles
 
20.
Womanhandled (1925)
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Bill Dana, a New York City playboy, can resist the flaming flapper and red-hot mamas along the Great White Way, so he decides to head out west to his uncle's ranch in Wind River, Texas. But the gold-diggers and their relatives follow him. (70 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
 
21.
In Borrowed Plumes (1926)
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(60 mins.)
 
22.
Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (1926)
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The tale of two sisters with the older one pledged to look after the younger one that transpires between a department store... (76 mins.)
Director: Frank Tuttle
 
23.
Broadway Billy (1926)
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After winning the lightweight championship, Billy Brooks is rushed into the bright lights of Broadway;s Great White Way... (55 mins.)
Director: Harry J. Brown
 
24.
Subway Sadie (1926)
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Sadie Hermann, employed in a big New York fur store, dreams of escaping from the early-morning alarm clock and the twice-a-day subway crush... (70 mins.)
Director: Alfred Santell
 
25.
Dancing Days (1926)
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Despite the fact that he has a beautiful wife who loves him and a good home, gold-digger Lillian Loring... (65 mins.)
Director: Albert Kelley
 
26.
Kid Boots (1926)
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A salesman is helped out of a jam with an angry customer by a wealthy playboy. In return, he agrees to help the playboy get a divorce from his wife... (77 mins.)
Director: Frank Tuttle
 
27.
Ladies at Play (1926)
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Ann Martin will inherit six-million dollars if she marries a man her two spinster-aunts approve of, but... (70 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
28.
Just Another Blonde (1926)
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Jimmy O'Connor and Scotty are a couple of New York City gamblers and sharpies who decide to go straight and... (60 mins.)
Director: Alfred Santell
 
29.
Man Bait (1927)
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Madge Dreyer is a sales girl in a large department store whose street-wise past long ago taught her how to handle any situation...
Director: Donald Crisp
 
30.
Paradise for Two (1927)
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Steve Porter, a young American bachelor and fully intending to remain as such, inherits a fortune but must get married in order to claim it... (70 mins.)
Director: Gregory La Cava
 
31.
It (1927)
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A salesgirl with plenty of "it" (sex appeal) pursues a handsome playboy. (72 mins.)
Director: Clarence Badger
 
32.
Long Pants (1927)
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Harry Shelby has been kept in knee pants for years by his overprotective parents, but the day finally... (60 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
 
33.
Rose of the Bowery (1927)
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Some of the stories of the six-million citizens of New York City are depicted her, including: a Judge...
Director: Bertram Bracken
 
34.
Hula (1927)
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The daughter of a pineapple plantation owner in Hawaii sets her sights on a married English engineer. (64 mins.)
Director: Victor Fleming
 
35.
The Ring (1927)
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Two boxers compete for the love of a woman. (116 mins.)
 
36.
Galloping Fury (1927)
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Billy Haven, a young rancher, accidentally discovers that clay found on his ranch will, when mixed with water... (60 mins.)
Director: B. Reeves Eason
 
37.
French Dressing (1927)
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Philip and Cynthia Grey are a pair of recently-wed Bostonians, and Cynthia is properly back-bay no-action quiet and dowdy... (70 mins.)
Director: Allan Dwan
 
38.
The Nest (1927)
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Following the death of Archer Hamilton, Richard Elliott, his best friend and executor of the estate... (80 mins.)
Director: William Nigh
 
39.
Powder My Back (1928)
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Powder My Back is a lost 1928 silent film comedy directed by Roy Del Ruth and starring Irene Rich. It was produced and distributed by Warner Bros. who released it with a Vitaphone music and sound effects track. (70 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
 
40.
The Road to Ruin (1928)
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A controversial, low-budget drama about the life of a young teenage girl that goes on the "road to ruin."...
 
41.
The Patsy (1928)
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An awkward teenager hopelessly in love with her elder sister's boyfriend tries to make him notice her. (78 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
 
42.
The Masked Angel (1928)
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(72 mins.)
Director: Frank O'Connor
 
43.
Beautiful But Dumb (1928)
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Janet Brady, a stenographer, wants the love of her boss. She learns her personality has no appeal, so...
Director: Elmer Clifton
 
44.
Our Dancing Daughters (1928)
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A flapper who's secretly a good girl and a gold digging floozy masquerading as an ingénue both vie for the hand of a millionaire. (85 mins.)
Director: Harry Beaumont
 
45.
Mother Knows Best (1928)
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A stage-actress mother and her daughter in a battle-of-wills in a "don't do this, daughter" and "don't do that, daughter" story of youthful folly and over-zealous parental devotion. (90 mins.)
 
46.
Sally's Shoulders (1928)
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(65 mins.)
Director: Lynn Shores
 
47.
The Broadway Melody (1929)
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A pair of sisters from the vaudeville circuit try to make it big time on Broadway, but matters of the heart complicate the attempt. (100 mins.)
Director: Harry Beaumont
 
48.
Coquette (1929)
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A flirtatious southern belle is compromised with one of her beaus. (76 mins.)
Director: Sam Taylor
 
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The Wild Party (1929)
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Wild girls at a college pay more attention to parties than their classes. But when one party girl, Stella Ames... (77 mins.)
Director: Dorothy Arzner
 
50.
Border Romance (1929)
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In a cantina across the border, Bob Hamlin shoots a man that threatens his friend. He and his pals escape... (71 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
51.
The Phantom in the House (1929)
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A man is blamed for a murder that was actually committed by his wife. (64 mins.)
Director: Phil Rosen
 
52.
Tanned Legs (1929)
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Peggy and Bill are high society lovebirds, but their marriage plans are put on hold while Peggy spends... (71 mins.)
 
53.
The Big Party (1930)
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Kitty Collins and Flo Jenkins, a couple of jazz-age cuties with bobbed-hair and rolled-stockings, go in search of good-times and whoopee-making...
Director: J. G. Blystone
 
54.
Ladies of Leisure (1930)
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An upper-crust artist hires a 'party girl' as a model; romance follows. (99 mins.)
Director: Frank R. Capra
 
55.
The Big Fight (1930)
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Based on the David Belasco stage production of the Max Marcin play in which heavyweight-champion Jack Dempsey played the role of the fighter...
Director: Walter Lang
 
56.
Night Nurse (1931)
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A nurse enlists the help of a petty criminal to foil a sinister plot to murder two children. (72 mins.)
 
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The Rich Are Always with Us (1932)
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The ten year marriage of of Caroline Van Dyke and Greg Grannard is falling apart. A young woman, Allison... (71 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
58.
Her Splendid Folly (1933)
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Solomon Ginsberg, the President, Vice-President and General Manager of International Pictures Corporation Incorporated... (60 mins.)
 
59.
Born to Gamble (1935)
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A wealthy man relates how gambling had tragic consequences for his family. (63 mins.)
Director: Phil Rosen
 
60.
Good News (1947)
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At fictitious Tait University in the Roaring 20's, co-ed and school librarian Connie Lane falls for football hero Tommy Marlowe... (93 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
61.
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
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A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound. (103 mins.)
 
62.
Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
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In 1927 Kansas City Pete Kelly and his jazz band play nightly at a speakeasy. A local gangster starts... (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Webb
 
63.
Some Like It Hot (1959)
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When two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in. (120 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
64.
Splendor in the Grass (1961)
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A fragile Kansas girl's love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness. (124 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
 
65.
Daisies (1966)
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Two girls try to understand the meaning of the world and their life. (74 mins.)
Director: Vera Chytilová
 
66.
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
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Millie comes to town in the roaring twenties to encounter flappers, sexuality and white slavers. (138 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
67.
The Betsy (1978)
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The aging, retired founder of an auto giant comes out of retirement to try to develop a safe, fuel-efficient car. (125 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
68.
The Cotton Club (1984)
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The Cotton Club was a famous night club in Harlem. The story follows the people that visited the club... (127 mins.)
Director: Francis Coppola
 
69.
Maxie (1985)
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A 1920s flapper who haunts her old house possesses a dull housewife who just moved in. Hilarity ensues. (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Aaron
 
70.
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)
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Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit... (125 mins.)
Director: Alan Rudolph
 
71.
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
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In New York in 1928, a struggling playwright is forced to cast a mobster's talentless girlfriend in his latest drama in order to get it produced. (98 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
72.
The Cat's Meow (2001)
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Semi-true story of the Hollywood murder that occurred at a star-studded gathering aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht in 1924. (114 mins.)
 
73.
Une jeune fille à la fenêtre (2001)
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Emprisoned by an illness, a young country girl decides to leave for Quebec City in order to study piano and discover an animated and enthralling lifestyle. (90 mins.)
Director: Francis Leclerc
 
74.
Chicago (2002)
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Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago. (113 mins.)
Director: Rob Marshall
 
75.
Bright Young Things (2003)
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An adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's novel "Vile Bodies," is a look into the lives of a young novelist, his would-be lover, and a host of young people who beautified London in the 1930s. (102 mins.)
Director: Stephen Fry
 
76.
Not on the Lips (2003)
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A musical drawing room farce set in Paris in October, 1925. Gilberte, in middle-age, flirts with men but loves her husband Georges... (115 mins.)
Director: Alain Resnais
 
77.
Leatherheads (2008)
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In 1925, an enterprising pro football player convinces America's too-good-to-be-true college football hero to play for his team and keep the league from going under. (114 mins.)
Director: George Clooney
 
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The Unidentified (2008)
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At once gritty and whimsical, The Unidentified follow Estlin, a passionate young journalist scraping by in New York City... (109 mins.)
Director: Kevan Tucker