Shorts 1914

All short movies I have seen from 1914 ranked from best to worst.
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1.
Gertie the Dinosaur (1914 Short Film)
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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
 
2.
The Rounders (1914 Short Film)
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Two drunks live in the same hotel. One beats his wife, the other is beaten by his. They go off and get drunk together... (16 mins.)
 
3.
Caught in a Cabaret (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie is a clumsy waiter in a cheap cabaret and must endure the strict orders from his boss. He meets a pretty girl in the park and pretends to be a fancy ambassador but must contend with the jealousy of her fianc. (30 mins.)
 
4.
The Masquerader (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Charlie is an actor in a film studio. He messes up several scenes and is tossed out. Returning dressed as a lady, he charms the director. Even so, Charlie never makes it into film, winding up at the bottom of a well. (9 mins.)
 
5.
The Knockout (1914 Short Film)
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To show his girl how brave he is Fatty challenges the champion to a fight. Charlie referees, trying to avoid contact with the two monsters. (27 mins.)
 
6.
His Musical Career (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Charlie and his partner are to deliver a piano to 666 Prospect St. and repossess one from 999 Prospect St... (16 mins.)
 
7.
His Trysting Place (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie's wife sends him to the store for a baby bottle with milk. Elsewhere, Ambrose offers to post a love letter for a woman in his boarding house... (32 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
 
8.
The Fatal Mallet (1914 Short Film)
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Three man will fight for the love of a charming girl. Charlie will play dirty, throwing bricks to his contender, and using a huge hammer to hurt one of them. But a precocious kid will be the fourth suitor in discord. (18 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
 
9.
Mabel's Married Life (1914 Short Film)
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Accosted by a masher in the park and unable to motivate husband Charlie into taking action, Mabel gets him a boxing mannequin to sharpen his fighting skills. (17 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
 
10.
His New Profession (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie meets a couple and agrees to care for the man's crippled uncle. After the couple breaks up the... (16 mins.)
 
11.
Getting Acquainted (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie and his wife are walking in the park when they encounter Ambrose and his wife. The partners... (16 mins.)
 
12.
Between Showers (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie and another man compete in trying to help a young lady cross a muddy street. The rival finds a wooden plank which Charlie takes from him... (15 mins.)
Director: Henry Lehrman
 
13.
The New Janitor (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Charlie is janitor for a firm the manager of which receives a threatening note about his gambling debts... (16 mins.)
 
14.
Dough and Dynamite (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Charlie and another waiter must become bakers when the regular bakers go out on strike. The strikers put dynamite in a piece of bread which is delivered to the cake counter. It winds up in the oven and explodes. (33 mins.)
 
15.
Cruel, Cruel Love (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A silly aristocrat who believes that he has been jilted attempts suicide but he is saved from death and reunited with his fiance. (16 mins.)
 
16.
Tango Tangle (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Out of costume, Charlie is a clean-shaven dandy who, somewhat drunk, visits a dance hall. There the wardrobe girl has three rival admirers: the band leader, one of the musicians, and now Charlie. (12 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
 
17.
Twenty Minutes of Love (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Charlie is hanging around in the park, finding problems with a jealous suitor, a man who thinks that Charlie has robbed him a watch, a policeman and even a little boy, all because our friend can't stop snooping. (20 mins.)
 
18.
Mabel's Blunder (1914 Short Film)
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Mabel is engaged to Harry, the boss's son. The boss has an eye for Mabel too, in this gender-bending comedy of errors and mistaken identities. (13 mins.)
Director: Mabel Normand
 
19.
Mabel's Busy Day (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A hotdog girl gives one to a policeman who then allows her into a race track. While other customers swipe her hotdogs... (10 mins.)
 
20.
A Film Johnnie (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie attempts to meet his favorite movie actress at the Keystone Studio, but does not win friends there. (15 mins.)
Director: George Nichols
 
21.
A Busy Day (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A jealous wife is chasing her unfaithful husband during a parade, after he starts to flirt with a pretty woman. (6 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
 
22.
Mabel at the Wheel (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Charlie, competing with his rival's race car, offers Mabel a ride on his motorcycle but drops her in a puddle... (18 mins.)
 
23.
Max Sets the Style (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Max Linder
Stars: Max Linder
 
24.
Caught in the Rain (1914 Short Film)
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When a married couple become separated in the park, Charlie takes up with the lady and is beat up when her husband rejoins her... (16 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
 
25.
By the Sun's Rays (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A company detective goes undercover to expose a gang that uses inside information to rob gold shipments. (11 mins.)
Director: Charles Giblyn
 
26.
Those Love Pangs (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Charlie and a rival vie for the favors of their landlady. In the park they each fall for different girls... (16 mins.)
 
27.
Laughing Gas (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Charlie pretends to be a dentist though he is only his assistant. When a patient can't stop laughing... (16 mins.)
 
28.
Gentlemen of Nerve (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Mabel and her beau go to an auto race and are joined by Charlie and his friend. As Charlie's friend is attempting to enter the raceway through a hole... (16 mins.)
 
29.
The Star Boarder (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A brat's magic lantern show exposes an indiscreet moment between a landlady and her star boarder. (16 mins.)
Director: George Nichols
 
30.
Mabel's Strange Predicament (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
In a hotel lobby an inebriated Charlie runs into an elegant lady, gets tied hup in her dog's leash, and falls down... (17 mins.)
Director: Mabel Normand
 
31.
Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
The Tramp wanders into and disrupts the filming of a go-kart race. (11 mins.)
Director: Henry Lehrman
 
32.
The Face on the Barroom Floor (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The plot is a satire derived from Hugh Antoine D'Arcy's poem of the same title. The painter courts Madeleine... (14 mins.)
 
33.
Fatty's Magic Pants (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
'Fatty' is looking forward to attending a formal occasion. But in order to go, he has to be properly dressed, and he encounters unexpected difficulties in getting himself ready. (12 mins.)
 
34.
The Property Man (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Charlie has trouble with actors' luggage and conflicts over who gets the star's dressing room. There... (28 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
 
35.
Making a Living (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
An out-of-work swindler takes a job as a reporter. After witnessing a car go over cliff, he grabs a... (13 mins.)
 
36.
His Favorite Pastime (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A very plastered fella follows a pretty woman home, and proceeds to make a nuisance of himself. (16 mins.)
Director: George Nichols
 
37.
A Helpful Sisterhood (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
(19 mins.)
Director: Van Dyke Brooke
 
38.
His Prehistoric Past (1914 Short Film)
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Charlie dreams he is in the stone age. There King Low-Brow rules a harem of wives. Charlie, in skins and a bowler... (22 mins.)
 
39.
Recreation (1914 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Charlie is walking in the park. A girl leaves a seaman on one bench and joins Charlie on another. The seaman wakes up... (7 mins.)