2016: A MOVIE ODYSSEY

{1888-2016} - For the love of film: A personal choice of the greatest movies of all-time. An ever-evolving, lifetime quest of an endless journey. This list is purely subjective and in chronological order.

"Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls."
Ingmar Bergman.

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Titles With Country of Origin (Includes Co-Productions):

Afghanistan.
Albania.
Algeria.
Argentina.
Armenia.
Australia.
Austria.
Bangladesh.
Belgium.
Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Brazil.
Bulgaria.
Burkina Faso.
Cambodia.
Canada.
Chile.
China.
Colombia.
Croatia.
Cuba.
Czech Republic.
Czechoslovakia.
Denmark.
East Germany.
Egypt.
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
Finland.
France.
Georgia.
Germany.
Greece.
Hong Kong.
Hungary.
Iceland.
India.
Indonesia.
Iran.
Iraq.
Ireland.
Israel.
Italy.
Jamaica.
Japan.
Kazakhstan.
Lithuania.
Malaysia.
Mauritania.
Mexico.
Mongolia.
Morocco.
Netherlands.
New Zealand.
Norway.
Pakistan.
Palestine.
Philippines.
Poland.
Portugal.
Romania.
Russia.
Senegal.
Singapore.
South Africa.
South Korea.
Soviet Union.
Spain.
Sweden.
Switzerland.
Syria.
Taiwan.
Thailand.
Turkey.
Ukraine.
United Kingdom.
United States.
Vietnam.
Yugoslavia.

Related List: International Film Directors List: A - Z.

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Notable Film Festivals and Film Awards from Around the World (in chronological order of inception date) / Or, alternatively, see: All Events (Alphabetically).

1920: National Board of Review, USA.
1929: Academy Awards / Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) (USA).
1932: Venice Film Festival (Italy).
1935: New York Film Critics Circle Awards (USA).
1935: Moscow International Film Festival (Russia).
1938: Directors Guild of America, USA.
1943: Argentinean Film Critics Association.
1944: Golden Globes, USA.
1946: Cannes Film Festival (France).
1946: Locarno International Film Festival (Switzerland).
1947: BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) Awards (England / United Kingdom).
1947: Edinburgh International Film Festival (Scotland).
1951: Berlin International Film Festival (Germany).
1954: Filmfare Awards (India).
1954: National Film Awards, India.
1957: London Film Festival (England / United Kingdom).
1957: San Francisco International Film Festival (USA).
1958: Australian Film Institute Awards - Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (AACTA Awards).
1960: Viennale / Vienna International Film Festival (Austria).
1962: Melbourne International Film Festival (Australia).
1965: Chicago International Film Festival (USA).
1967: National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA.
1972: International Film Festival Rotterdam (Netherlands).
1973: American Film Institute, USA.
1976: TIFF. (Toronto International Film Festival) (Canada).
1976: Cairo International Film Festival (Egypt).
1977: São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil).
1978: Sundance Film Festival (USA).
1979: Havana Film Festival (Cuba).
1979: Göteborg Film Festival (Sweden).
1979: Telluride Mountainfilm Festival (USA).
1981: Nederlands Film Festival (Netherlands).
1981: Razzie Awards (Golden Raspberry Awards) (USA).
1982: Istanbul International Film Festival (Turkey).
1982: Hong Kong Film Awards (China).
1982: Vancouver International Film Festival (Canada).
1985: Tokyo International Film Festival (Japan).
1985: Ghent International Film Festival (Belgium).
1985: Warsaw International Film Festival (Poland).
1986: Independent Spirit Awards, USA.
1987: Goya Awards (Spain).
1988: European Film Awards.
1990: Stockholm International Film Festival (Sweden).
1992: Dhaka International Film Festival (Bangladesh).
1993: Shanghai International Film Festival (China).
1994: Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival.
1995: Sarajevo Film Festival (Bosnia-Herzegovina).
1997: AFI Fest (USA).
1997: Online Film Critics Society Awards (USA).
1999: Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival (Brazil).
2002: Tribeca Film Festival (USA).
2004: Dubai International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates).
2007: Asian Film Awards (AFA).
2010: African Movie Academy Awards.

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1.
The Seventh Seal (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A man seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. (96 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ An introductory poster to one of the greatest films of the 20th century. A movie that has gone on to become a true classic and an icon of film and film-making. Highly influential on future film-makers. A true work of art that cements film as a seriously viable art-form. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
2.
Sallie Gardner at a Gallop (1878 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The clip shows a jockey, Domm, riding a horse, Sally Gardner. The clip is not filmed but instead consists of 24 individual photographs shot in rapid succession, making a moving picture when using a zoopraxiscope.
Stars: Domm
“ Included for it's historical significance. A precursor to the development of the motion picture.

Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sallie_Gardner_at_a_Gallop. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
3.
Roundhay Garden Scene (1888 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In the garden, a man asks his friends to do something silly for him to record on film. (1 mins.)
“ 1888

Recorded at 12 frames per second and running for 2.11 seconds, 'Roundhay Garden Scene' is the oldest surviving film in existence.

Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roundhay_Garden_Scene. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
4.
Traffic Crossing Leeds Bridge (1888 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A shot of people walking on The Leeds Bridge.
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_Le_Prince. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
5.
The House of the Devil (1896 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
With the help of a magic cauldron, Mephistopheles conjures up a variety of supernatural characters. (3 mins.)
“ Link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Haunted_Castle_(1896_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
6.
A Trip to the Moon (1902 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A group of astronomers go on an expedition to the Moon. (13 mins.)
 
7.
The Great Train Robbery (1903 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A group of bandits stage a brazen train hold-up, only to find a determined posse hot on their heels. (11 mins.)
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Great_Train_Robbery_(1903_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
8.
An Impossible Voyage (1904 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Using every known means of transportation, several savants from the Geographic Society undertake a journey... (24 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Impossible_Voyage. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
9.
Frankenstein (1910 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Frankenstein, a young medical student, trying to create the perfect human being, instead creates a misshapen monster... (16 mins.)
“ 1910s.

Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankenstein_(1910_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
10.
Dante's Inferno (1911)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Loosely adapted from Dante's Divine Comedy and inspired by the illustrations of Gustav Doré the original silent film has been restored and has a new score by Tangerine Dream. (68 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L'Inferno_(1911_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
11.
Winsor McCay, the Famous Cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and His Moving Comics (1911 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Cartoon figures announce, via comic strip balloons, that they will move - and move they do, in a wildly exaggerated style. (7 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Nemo_(1911_film).
Aka: Little Nemo. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
12.
The Musketeers of Pig Alley (1912 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A young wife and her musician husband live in poverty in a New York City tenement. The husband's job requires him to go away for for a number of days... (17 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Musketeers_of_Pig_Alley. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
13.
The Revenge of a Kinematograph Cameraman (1912 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A jilted husband takes his revenge by filming his wife and her lover and showing the result at the local cinema... (12 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ladislas_Starevich.

IMDb Link: Greatest Animated Shorts. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
14.
Fantômas: In the Shadow of the Guillotine (1913)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Inspector Juve is tasked to investigate and capture an infamous criminal Fantomas. (54 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fantômas_(1913_serial). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
15.
Fantômas: Juve versus Fantômas (1913)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In Part Two of Louis Feuillade's 5 1/2-hour epic follows FantÃ'mas, the criminal lord of Paris, master of disguise, the creeping assassin in black, as he is pursued by the equally resourceful Inspector Juve. (61 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ See Above. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
16.
Fantômas: The Dead Man Who Killed (1913)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
After a body disappears from inside the prison, a series of crimes take place, all seemingly by the dead man. With Juve presumed dead, Fandor must investigate alone. Will Fantomas finally be brought to justice? (90 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ See Above. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
17.
Fantômas: Fantômas versus Fantômas (1914)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As inspector Juve seems to be unable to put Fantômas behind bars the Press comes up with the idea Juve must be Fantômas himself... (59 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ See Above. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
18.
Fantômas: The False Magistrate (1914)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Fantômas has been arrested and is jailed in Brussels, but inspector Juve wants him arrested and sentenced for all his crimes in France... (70 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ See Above. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
19.
Cabiria (1914)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Three centuries before Christus. Young Cabiria is kidnapped by some pirates during one eruption of the Etna... (148 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cabiria. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
20.
Gertie the Dinosaur (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The cartoonist, Winsor McCay, brings the Dinosaurus back to life in the figure of his latest creation, Gertie the Dinosaur. (12 mins.)
Director: Winsor McCay
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gertie_the_Dinosaur. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
21.
Tillie's Punctured Romance (1914)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Charlie talks wealthy farmer's daughter Tillie into eloping with him (and taking her father's money)... (82 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
“ Link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tillie%27s_Punctured_Romance_(1914_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
22.
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The American Civil War divides friends and destroys families, but that's nothing compared to the anarchy in the black-ruled South after the war. (165 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Birth_of_a_Nation. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
23.
Les vampires (1915)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An intrepid reporter and his loyal friend battle a bizarre secret society of criminals known as The Vampires. (399 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Vampires. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
24.
Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history. (163 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intolerance_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
25.
Judex (1916)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A twelve part serial following the adventures of the masked vigilante Judex as he fights against criminals led by the corrupt banker Favrauxom. (300 mins.)
Director: Louis Feuillade
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judex_(1916_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
26.
Easy Street (1917 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A reformed tramp becomes a police constable who must fight a huge thug who dominates an inner city street. (24 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Easy_Street_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
27.
The Immigrant (1917 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Charlie is an immigrant who endures a challenging voyage and gets into trouble as soon as he arrives in America. (30 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Immigrant_(1917_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
28.
Shoulder Arms (1918 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Charlie is a boot camp private who has a dream of being a hero who goes on a daring mission behind enemy lines. (45 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoulder_Arms. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
29.
The Sinking of the Lusitania (1918 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
An animated dramatization of the notorious World War I German torpedoing of the ocean liner, Lusitania. (12 mins.)
Director: Winsor McCay
“ Link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sinking_of_the_Lusitania. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
30.
Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A frail waif, abused by her brutal boxer father in London's seedy Limehouse District, is befriended by a sensitive Chinese immigrant with tragic consequences. (90 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broken_Blossoms. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
31.
J'accuse! (1919)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The story of two men, one married, the other the lover of the other's wife, who meet in the trenches of the First World War, and how their tale becomes a microcosm for the horrors of war. (166 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J%27accuse_(1919_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
32.
True Heart Susie (1919)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Susie, a plain young country girl, secretly loves a neighbor boy, William. She believes in him and sacrifices... (87 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/True_Heart_Susie. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
33.
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Hypnotist Dr. Caligari uses a somnambulist, Cesare, to commit murders. (78 mins.)
Director: Robert Wiene
“ 1920s.

Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cabinet_of_Dr._Caligari.

IMDb Link: IMDb "Top 1000" Released 1920 to 1929.

IMDb Link: Most Popular Feature Films Released 1920 to 1929.

IMDb Link: Top Horror Movies: 1920-1939. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
34.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself. (49 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr._Jekyll_and_Mr._Hyde_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
35.
The Golem (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In 16th-century Prague, a rabbi creates the Golem - a giant creature made of clay. Using sorcery, he brings the creature to life in order to protect the Jews of Prague from persecution. (91 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Golem_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
36.
Leaves From Satan's Book (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In 4 episodic tales of human suffering; the temptation of Jesus, the Spanish Inquisition, the French Revolution and the Russo-Finnish war of 1918, Satan attempts to win God's favor. (167 mins.)
Director: Carl Th. Dreyer
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leaves_from_Satan%27s_Book. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
37.
The Mark of Zorro (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A seemingly idiotic fop is really the courageous vigilante Zorro, who seeks to protect the oppressed. (107 mins.)
Director: Fred Niblo
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mark_of_Zorro_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
38.
Neighbors (1920 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young couple who live next to each other in tenement apartments do everything they can to be together despite of their feuding families. (18 mins.)
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neighbors_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
39.
One Week (1920 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A newly wedded couple attempt to build a house with a prefabricated kit, unaware that a rival sabotaged the kit's component numbering. (25 mins.)
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_Week_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
40.
The Penalty (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A deformed criminal mastermind plans to loot the city of San Francisco as well as revenge himself on the doctor who mistakenly amputated his legs. (90 mins.)
Director: Wallace Worsley
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Penalty_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
41.
The Scarecrow (1920 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two inventive farmhands compete for the hand of the same girl. (19 mins.)
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Scarecrow_(1920_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
42.
Way Down East (1920)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A naive country girl is tricked into a sham marriage by a wealthy womanizer, then must rebuild her life despite the taint of having borne a child out of wedlock. (145 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Way_Down_East. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
43.
The Ace of Hearts (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A romantic rivalry among members of a secret society becomes even tenser when one of the men is assigned to carry out an assassination. (75 mins.)
Director: Wallace Worsley
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ace_of_Hearts_(1921_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
44.
Destiny (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
When a woman's fiancé disappears, Death gives her three chances to save him from his fate. (114 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Destiny_(1921_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
45.
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An extended family split up in France and Germany find themselves on opposing sides of the battlefield during World War I. (150 mins.)
Director: Rex Ingram
“ Link: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
46.
The Goat (1921 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A series of adventures begins when an accident during photographing causes Buster to be mistaken for Dead Shot Dan, the evil badguy. (23 mins.)
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Goat_(1921_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
47.
The Kid (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy. (68 mins.)
Director: Charlie Chaplin
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Kid_(1921_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
48.
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two orphaned sisters are caught up in the turmoil of the French Revolution, encountering misery and love along the way. (150 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orphans_of_the_Storm. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
49.
The Phantom Carriage (1921)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
It's New Year's Eve. Three drunkards evoke a legend. The legend tells that the last person to die in a year... (93 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Phantom_Carriage. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
50.
Blood and Sand (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A toreador's familial and social life is threatened when he has an affair. (80 mins.)
Director: Fred Niblo
“ Link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_and_Sand_(1922_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
51.
Cops (1922 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A series of mishaps manages to make a young man get chased by a big city's entire police force. (18 mins.)
“ Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cops_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
52.
Dr. Mabuse: The Gambler (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Arch-criminal Dr. Mabuse sets out to make a fortune and run Berlin. Detective Wenk sets out to stop him. (242 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dr._Mabuse_the_Gambler. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
53.
Foolish Wives (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A con artist masquerades a Russian nobility and attempts to seduce the wife of an American diplomat. (117 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foolish_Wives. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
54.
Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Fictionalized documentary showing the evolution of witchcraft, from its pagan roots to its confusion with hysteria in modern Europe. (91 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Häxan. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
55.
Nanook of the North (1922 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In this silent predecessor to the modern documentary, film-maker Robert J. Flaherty spends one year following the lives of Nanook and his family, Inuits living in the Arctic Circle. (78 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nanook_of_the_North. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
56.
Nosferatu (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. (94 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nosferatu. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
57.
Phantom (1922)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A shiftless young man becomes obsessed with a mysterious woman and yearns to find her again. (125 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phantom_(1922_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
58.
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In fifteenth century Paris, the brother of the archdeacon plots with the gypsy king to foment a peasant revolt. Meanwhile, a freakish hunchback falls in love with the gypsy queen. (133 mins.)
Director: Wallace Worsley
“ Link: The Hunchback of Notre Dame. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
59.
Our Hospitality (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A man returns to his Appalachian homestead. On the trip, he falls for a young woman. The only problem is her family has vowed to kill every member of his family. (65 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Our_Hospitality. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
60.
The Pilgrim (1923 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The Tramp is an escaped convict who is mistaken as a pastor in a small town church. (47 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Pilgrim_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
61.
Safety Last! (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When a store clerk organizes a publicity stunt, in which a friend climbs the outside of a tall building, circumstances force him to make the perilous climb himself. (70 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Safety_Last!. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
62.
The Smiling Madame Beudet (1923)
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One of the first feminist movies, The Smiling Madame Beudet is the story of an intelligent woman trapped in a loveless marriage... (54 mins.)
Director: Germaine Dulac
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Smiling_Madame_Beudet. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
63.
Souls for Sale (1923)
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A young woman hits Hollywood, determined to become a star. (90 mins.)
Director: Rupert Hughes
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Souls_for_Sale. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
64.
The Wheel (1923)
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Sisif, a railwayman, and his son Elie fall in love with the beautiful Norma (whom Sisif rescued from... (273 mins.)
Director: Abel Gance
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Roue. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
65.
Why Worry? (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A hypochondriac vacations in the tropics for the fresh air-- and finds himself in the middle of a revolution instead. (63 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Why_Worry%3F. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
66.
A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate (1923)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A kept woman runs into her one-time fiancé and finds herself torn between love and comfort. (78 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Woman_of_Paris. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
67.
Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
This is called the first Soviet science fiction film because of its "futuristic" sets on Mars, although most of it takes place in Moscow... (111 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aelita. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
68.
Girl Shy (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
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.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Girl_Shy. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
69.
Greed (1924)
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The sudden fortune won from a lottery fans such destructive greed that it ruins the lives of the three people involved. (140 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greed_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
70.
The Hands of Orlac (1924)
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A world-famous pianist loses both hands in an accident. When new hands are grafted on, he doesn't know they once belonged to a murderer. (92 mins.)
Director: Robert Wiene
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hands_of_Orlac_(1924_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
71.
He Who Gets Slapped (1924)
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A bitter clown endeavors to rescue the young woman he loves from the lecherous count who once betrayed him. (95 mins.)
Director: Victor Seastrom
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/He_Who_Gets_Slapped. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
72.
Die Nibelungen: Siegfried (1924)
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Siegfried, son of King Sigmund, hears of the beautiful sister of Gunter, King of Worms, Kriemhild. On his way to Worms... (97 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Die_Nibelungen. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
73.
Die Nibelungen: Kriemhild's Revenge (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After Siegfried's dead, Kriemhild marries Etzel, the King of the Huns. She gives birth to a child, and invites her brothers for a party... (129 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nibelungen:_Kriemhild%27s_Revenge. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
74.
The Last Laugh (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An aging doorman, after being fired from his prestigious job at a luxurious Hotel is forced to face the scorn of his friends, neighbours and society. (77 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Last_Laugh. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
75.
The Navigator (1924)
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Two spoiled rich people find themselves trapped on an empty passenger ship. (59 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Navigator_(1924_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
76.
Peter Pan (1924)
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Peter Pan enters the nursery of the Darling children and, with the help of fairy dust, leads them off to Never Never Land, where they meet the nefarious Captain Hook. (105 mins.)
Director: Herbert Brenon
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Pan_(1924_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
77.
Sherlock Jr. (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch. (45 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sherlock,_Jr.. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
78.
The Thief of Bagdad (1924)
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A recalcitrant thief vies with a duplicitous Mongol ruler for the hand of a beautiful princess. (155 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Thief_of_Bagdad_(1924_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
79.
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
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A dramatized account of a great Russian naval mutiny and a resulting street demonstration which brought on a police massacre. (75 mins.)
Director: S.M. Eisenstein
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battleship_Potemkin. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
80.
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A Jewish prince seeks to find his family and revenge himself upon his childhood friend who had him wrongly imprisoned. (143 mins.)
Director: Fred Niblo
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben-Hur_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
81.
The Big Parade (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A young American soldier witnesses the horrors of the Great War. (151 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Big_Parade. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
82.
The Freshman (1925)
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Nerdy college student will do anything to become popular on campus. (76 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Freshman_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
83.
The Gold Rush (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A prospector goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more. (95 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gold_Rush. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
84.
The Lost World (1925)
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The first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic novel about a land where prehistoric creatures still roam. (106 mins.)
Director: Harry O. Hoyt
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lost_World_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
85.
Master of the House (1925)
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When a man becomes tyrannical towards his family, the women of the house decide to teach him a lesson in gratitude. (107 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Master_of_the_House. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
86.
The Merry Widow (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A prince must woo the now wealthy dancer he once abandoned in order to keep her money in the country in order to keep it from crashing economically. (137 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Merry_Widow_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
87.
The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
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A mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer. (93 mins.)
Director: Rupert Julian
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Phantom_of_the_Opera_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
88.
Seven Chances (1925)
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A man learns he will inherit a fortune if he marries. By 7 p.m. Today. (56 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seven_Chances. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
89.
Strike (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A group of oppressed factory workers go on strike in pre-revolutionary Russia. (82 mins.)
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strike_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
90.
Tartuffe (1925)
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Young man shows his millionaire grandfather a film based on Molière's Tartuffe, in order to expose the old man's hypocritical governess who covets his own inheritance. (74 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ Link://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tartuffe_(film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
91.
The Unholy Three (1925)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A sideshow ventriloquist, midget, and strongman form a conspiracy known as "The Unholy Three" and commit a series of robberies. (86 mins.)
Director: Tod Browning
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Unholy_Three_(1925_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
92.
3 Bad Men (1926)
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Three outlaws come to the aid of a young girl after her father is killed. (92 mins.)
Director: John Ford
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3_Bad_Men. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
93.
The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess. (81 mins.)
Director: Lotte Reiniger
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Adventures_of_Prince_Achmed. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
94.
The Black Pirate (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Seeking revenge, an athletic young man joins the pirate band responsible for his father's death. (88 mins.)
Director: Albert Parker
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Black_Pirate. ” - Dr-Faustus
 
95.
Faust (1926)
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The demon Mephisto wagers with God that he can corrupt a mortal man's soul. (85 mins.)
Director: F.W. Murnau
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faust_(1926_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
96.
For Heaven's Sake (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An irresponsible young millionaire changes his tune when he falls for the daughter of a downtown minister. (58 mins.)
Director: Sam Taylor
“ Link:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/For_Heaven%27s_Sake_(1926_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
97.
The General (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single-handedly and straight through enemy lines. (67 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_General_(1926_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
98.
La Bohème (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A group of starving artists try to survive in 1830s Paris, including a seamstress and the would-be playwright she loves. (95 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Bohème_(1926_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
99.
Mother (1926)
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The Film Version Of Gorki's Great Story Of The 1905 Revolution (89 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mother_(1926_film). ” - Dr-Faustus
 
100.
A Page of Madness (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A man takes a job at an asylum with hopes of freeing his imprisoned wife. (70 mins.)
“ Link: //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Page_of_Madness. ” - Dr-Faustus