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1. Metropolis (1927) Metropolis (1927)
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In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich Drama | Sci-Fi 153 mins.
2. Nosferatu (1922) Nosferatu (1922)
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Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. Silent classic based on the story "Dracula." Dir: F.W. Murnau With: Max Schreck, Greta Schröder, Ruth Landshoff Horror 94 mins.
3. Flesh and the Devil (1926) Flesh and the Devil (1926)
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Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved. Dir: Clarence Brown With: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 112 mins.
4. The Kid (1921) The Kid (1921)
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The Tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Jackie Coogan Comedy | Drama | Family 68 mins.
5. The Gold Rush (1925) The Gold Rush (1925)
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The Tramp goes to the Klondike in search of gold and finds it and more. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray Adventure | Comedy | Family | Romance | Western 95 mins.
6. The General (1926) The General (1926)
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When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single handedly and straight through enemy lines. Dir: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton With: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender Action | Adventure | Comedy | Romance | War 107 mins.
7. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925) Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925)
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A Jewish prince seeks to find his family and revenge himself upon his childhood friend who had him wrongly imprisoned. Dir: Fred Niblo With: Ramon Novarro, Francis X. Bushman, May McAvoy Adventure | Drama | History | Romance United States-PASSED 143 mins.
8. Battleship Potemkin (1925) 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. Dir: Sergei M. Eisenstein With: Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky, Grigori Aleksandrov Drama | History 75 mins.
9. Wings (1927) Wings (1927)
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Two young men, one rich, one middle class, who are in love with the same woman, become fighter pilots in World War I. Dir: William A. Wellman With: Clara Bow, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Richard Arlen Drama | Romance | War | Action 144 mins.
10. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920) The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
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Dr. Caligari's somnambulist, Cesare, and his deadly predictions. Dir: Robert Wiene With: Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Feher Horror 78 mins.
11. The King of Kings (1927) The King of Kings (1927)
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Mary Magdalene becomes angry when Judas, now a follower of Jesus, won't come to her feast. She goes to see Jesus and becomes repentant... Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: H.B. Warner, Dorothy Cumming, Ernest Torrence Biography | Drama | History 155 mins.
12. Sunrise (1927) Sunrise (1927)
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A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife. Dir: F.W. Murnau With: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 94 mins.
13. The Jazz Singer (1927) The Jazz Singer (1927)
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The son of a Jewish Cantor must defy his father in order to pursue his dream of becoming a jazz singer. Dir: Alan Crosland With: Al Jolson, May McAvoy, Warner Oland Drama | Music | Musical | Romance 88 mins.
14. The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928) The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)
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A chronicle of the trial of Jeanne d'Arc on charges of heresy, and the efforts of her ecclesiastical jurists to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer With: Maria Falconetti, Eugene Silvain, André Berley Biography | Drama | History 110 mins.
15. The Phantom of the Opera (1925) The Phantom of the Opera (1925)
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A mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer. Dir: Rupert Julian With: Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry Horror 93 mins.
16. The Circus (1928) The Circus (1928)
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The Tramp finds work and the girl of his dreams at a circus. Dir: Charles Chaplin With: Charles Chaplin, Merna Kennedy, Al Ernest Garcia Comedy | Romance 71 mins.
17. Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922) Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922)
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A historical view of witchcraft in seven parts and a variety of styles. First, there is a slide-show... Dir: Benjamin Christensen With: Benjamin Christensen, Elisabeth Christensen, Maren Pedersen Horror 91 mins.
18. The Man Who Laughs (1928) The Man Who Laughs (1928)
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When a proud noble refuses to kiss the hand of the despotic King James in 1690, he is cruelly executed and his son surgically disfigured. Dir: Paul Leni With: Mary Philbin, Conrad Veidt, Julius Molnar Drama | Horror | Mystery | Romance | Thriller 110 mins.
19. The Wizard of Oz (1925) The Wizard of Oz (1925)
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Dorothy, heir to the Oz throne, must take it back from the wicked Prime Minister Kruel with the help of three farmhands. Dir: Larry Semon With: Dorothy Dwan, Charles Murray, Oliver Hardy Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Adventure 81 mins.
20. The Racket (1928) The Racket (1928)
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An honest police captain vows to bring down a powerful bootlegger who is protected by corrupt politicians and judges. Dir: Lewis Milestone With: Thomas Meighan, Louis Wolheim, Marie Prevost Crime | Drama | Film-Noir United States-PASSED 84 mins.
21. The Golem (1920) The Golem (1920)
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In 16th-century Prague, a Jewish rabbi creates a giant creature from clay, called the Golem, and using sorcery, brings the creature to life in order to protect the Jews of Prague from persecution. Dir: Carl Boese, Paul Wegener With: Paul Wegener, Albert Steinrück, Ernst Deutsch Fantasy | Horror 91 mins.
22. The Lodger (1927) The Lodger (1927)
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A landlady suspects her new lodger is the madman killing women in London. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: June, Ivor Novello, Marie Ault Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 68 mins.
23. Sherlock Jr. (1924) Sherlock Jr. (1924)
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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. Dir: Buster Keaton With: Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joe Keaton Comedy | Fantasy United States-PASSED 45 mins.
24. The Great Gatsby (1926) The Great Gatsby (1926)
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Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner now living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his neighbour... Dir: Herbert Brenon With: Warner Baxter, Lois Wilson, Neil Hamilton Drama United States-PASSED 80 mins.
25. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920) Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920)
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Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself. Dir: John S. Robertson With: John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield, Brandon Hurst Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi United States-PASSED 49 mins.
26. The Broadway Melody (1929) The Broadway Melody (1929)
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Harriet and Queenie Mahoney, a vaudeville act, come to Broadway, where their friend Eddie Kerns needs... Dir: Harry Beaumont With: Bessie Love, Anita Page, Charles King Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 100 mins.
27. The Ten Commandments (1923) The Ten Commandments (1923)
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The first part tells the story of Moses leading the Jews from Egypt to the Promised Land, his receipt... Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Theodore Roberts, Charles de Rochefort, Estelle Taylor Drama United States-PASSED 136 mins.
28. Safety Last! (1923) Safety Last! (1923)
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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. Dir: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor With: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strother Comedy | Romance | Thriller 70 mins.
29. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)
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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. Dir: Wallace Worsley With: Lon Chaney, Patsy Ruth Miller, Norman Kerry Drama | Romance 133 mins.
30. Noah's Ark (1928) Noah's Ark (1928)
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The Biblical story of Noah and the Great Flood, with a parallel story of soldiers in the First World War. Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Dolores Costello, George O'Brien, Noah Beery Drama | War 135 mins.
31. Greed (1924) 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. Dir: Erich von Stroheim With: Gibson Gowland, Zasu Pitts, Jean Hersholt Drama 140 mins.
32. The Wolf of Wall Street (1929) The Wolf of Wall Street (1929)
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A ruthless stockbroker sells short in the copper business and ruins the life of his friends by ruining their finances. Dir: Rowland V. Lee With: George Bancroft, Olga Baclanova, Nancy Carroll Drama
33. London After Midnight (1927) London After Midnight (1927)
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The abandoned home of a wealthy man who supposedly committed suicide five years earlier is taken over by ghoulish figures - could they be vampires? Dir: Tod Browning With: Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Henry B. Walthall Drama | Horror 69 mins.
34. The Big Parade (1925) The Big Parade (1925)
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The idle son of a rich businessman joins the army when the U.S.A. enters World War One. He is sent to France... Dir: King Vidor With: John Gilbert, Renée Adorée, Hobart Bosworth Drama | Romance | War United States-PASSED 140 mins.
35. The Last Laugh (1924) The Last Laugh (1924)
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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. Dir: F.W. Murnau With: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Max Hiller Drama 77 mins.
36. Faust (1926) Faust (1926)
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The demon Mephisto wagers with God that he can corrupt a mortal man's soul. Dir: F.W. Murnau With: Gösta Ekman, Emil Jannings, Camilla Horn Drama | Fantasy | Horror 85 mins.
37. The Unknown (1927) The Unknown (1927)
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A criminal on the run hides in a circus and seeks to possess the daughter of the ringmaster at any cost. Dir: Tod Browning With: Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry, Joan Crawford Drama | Horror | Romance | Thriller 63 mins.
38. Spies (1928) Spies (1928)
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The mastermind behind a ubiquitous spy operation learns of a dangerous romance between a Russian lady in his employ and a dashing agent from the government's secret service. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Gerda Maurus, Willy Fritsch Thriller 178 mins.
39. Orphans of the Storm (1921) Orphans of the Storm (1921)
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Two orphaned sisters are caught up in the turmoil of the French Revolution, encountering misery and love along the way. Dir: D.W. Griffith With: Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Joseph Schildkraut Drama 150 mins.
40. It (1927) It (1927)
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A salesgirl with plenty of "it" (sex appeal) pursues a handsome playboy. Dir: Clarence G. Badger With: Clara Bow, Antonio Moreno, William Austin Comedy | Romance United States-PASSED 72 mins.
41. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
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An extended family split up in France and Germany find themselves on opposing sides of the battlefield during World War I. Dir: Rex Ingram With: Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry, Pomeroy Cannon Drama | Romance | War United States-PASSED 150 mins.
42. Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
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The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. Dir: Charles Reisner With: Buster Keaton, Tom McGuire, Ernest Torrence Action | Comedy | Drama | Family | Romance 70 mins.
43. The Ring (1927) The Ring (1927)
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Two boxers compete for the love of a woman. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis, Ian Hunter Drama | Romance | Thriller 116 mins.
44. Show People (1928) Show People (1928)
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A young lady from Georgia goes to Hollywood in the hopes of becoming an actress. Dir: King Vidor With: Marion Davies, William Haines, Dell Henderson Comedy | Romance United States-PASSED 83 mins.
45. The Cocoanuts (1929) The Cocoanuts (1929)
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During the Florida land boom, the Marx brothers run a hotel, auction off some land, thwart a jewel robbery, and generally act like themselves. Dir: Robert Florey, Joseph Santley With: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx Comedy | Musical United States-PASSED 96 mins.
46. Peter Pan (1924) 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. Dir: Herbert Brenon With: Betty Bronson, Ernest Torrence, George Ali Adventure | Fantasy | Family 105 mins.
47. Pandora's Box (1929) Pandora's Box (1929)
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The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her. Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst With: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Francis Lederer Crime | Drama | Romance 109 mins.
48. The Crowd (1928) The Crowd (1928)
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The life of a man and woman together in a large, impersonal metropolis through their hopes, struggles and downfalls. Dir: King Vidor With: Eleanor Boardman, James Murray, Bert Roach Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 98 mins.
49. Blackmail (1929) Blackmail (1929)
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Alice White is the daughter of a shopkeeper in 1920's London. Her boyfriend, Frank Webber is a Scotland... Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Anny Ondra, John Longden, Sara Allgood Crime | Thriller 85 mins.
50. Woman in the Moon (1929) Woman in the Moon (1929)
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A tenacious scientist blasts off for the moon in hopes of riches that may be found there. Dir: Fritz Lang With: Klaus Pohl, Willy Fritsch, Gustav von Wangenheim Comedy | Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi 156 mins.
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