Highest Rated Titles With J. Stuart Blackton


1. Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (1912)

Short, History

8.9
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On the battlefield of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln dedicated the ground upon which was fought, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 1863, the bloodiest conflict and the... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, James Young | Stars: Ralph Ince, Tefft Johnson, James Young, Clara Kimball Young

Votes: 8

2. Spot Filming of Windsor Hotel Fire in New York (1899)

Short

8.1
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 8

3. Goodness Gracious (1914)

Comedy, Short

8.0
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Director: James Young | Stars: Sidney Drew, Clara Kimball Young, Ned Finley, Kate Price

Votes: 11

4. Vanishing Lady (1898)

Short

7.7
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Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith | Star: Albert E. Smith

Votes: 9

5. The Automobile Thieves (1906)

Short, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A young couple conducts a series of robberies, followed by a chase, in which they are shot and killed.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: J. Stuart Blackton, Florence Lawrence

Votes: 7

6. The Glorious Adventure (1922)

70 min | Adventure, History

7.5
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An Earl's cousin survives drowning and saves a lady from the Great Fire of London.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Diana Manners, Gerald Lawrence, Cecil Humphreys, Victor McLaglen

Votes: 12

7. Romeo and Juliet (I) (1908)

Short, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Two feuding houses are united with the marriage and eventual death of their children.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Paul Panzer, Florence Lawrence, John G. Adolfi, Josephine Atkinson

Votes: 31

8. March of the Movies (1933)

55 min | History

7.3
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A two-reel short from Alliance (produced in England and not the USA as some sources indicate)covering the history of "moving pictures" from 1848 to the (then) present, and even going into ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Kent Stevenson, Marian Constance Blackton, Violet Virginia Blackton, Marjorie Bonner

Votes: 19

9. Winsor McCay, the Famous Cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and His Moving Comics (1911)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Cartoon figures announce, via comic strip balloons, that they will move - and move they do, in a wildly exaggerated style.

Directors: Winsor McCay, J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Winsor McCay, John Bunny, Maurice Costello, George McManus

Votes: 1,195

10. The Enchanted Drawing (1900)

2 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.0
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A cartoonist defies reality when he draws objects that become three-dimensional after he lifts them off his sketch pad.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 738

11. The San Francisco Earthquake (1906)

14 min | Documentary, Short, History

7.0
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Footage of the devastation caused by the earthquake and fires that, in the words of Jack London, "completely destroyed" San Francisco on the morning of April 18th, 1906.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 40

12. The Judgment of Solomon (1909)

Short, Drama

7.0
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William Humphrey, Florence Lawrence

Votes: 9

13. Les Miserables (Part I) (1909)

Short, Drama

6.9
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The present subject deals with the imprisonment of Jean Valjean and the incidents immediately following his release. He is first shown in his humble home, his family utterly destitute. ... See full summary »

Stars: William V. Ranous, Maurice Costello, William Humphrey, Helene Costello

Votes: 7

14. The Thieving Hand (1908)

Unrated | 5 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Short

6.8
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A one-armed man obtains an artificial limb. The man cannot control his new arm, which steals from passers-by.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: Paul Panzer

Votes: 382

15. Blackton Sketches, No. 2 (1896)

Short

6.8
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Artist draws pictures of William McKinley and President Grover Cleveland.

Director: James H. White | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 15

16. The Haunted Hotel (1907)

5 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

6.7
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A traveler stays the night at a rural inn, but gets no rest as he is tormented by various spectres and mysterious happenings. The food on the table prepares itself, his clothes leave the ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Paul Panzer, William V. Ranous

Votes: 129

17. Princess Nicotine; or, The Smoke Fairy (1909)

Unrated | 5 min | Comedy, Short, Fantasy

6.6
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A smoker falls asleep, and two mischievious fairies play with his pipe. He discovers this, and imprisons them in a cigar box. He removes a flower from the box, which contains a fairy ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Paul Panzer, Gladys Hulette

Votes: 700

18. Blackton Sketches, No. 3 (1896)

Documentary, Short

6.4
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An artist draws a female figure.

Director: James H. White | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 9

19. The Way of the Cross (1909)

Short, Drama

6.4
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A story of ancient Rome. The scene of this story is laid in Rome in the days of Nero. Rome has recently suffered conflagrations and other disasters, and Nero, hoping to divert the public ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Rose Tapley, Maurice Costello, William Humphrey, Edith Storey

Votes: 5

20. Les Misérables (1909)

Short, Drama, History

6.4
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The fourth, and last, of the famous scripts de luxe derived from incidents from Victor Hugo's "Les Miserables." In this the story is followed from the love of Marius and Cosette to the ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William V. Ranous, Maurice Costello, Hazel Neason, Marc McDermott

Votes: 10

21. A Vitagraph Romance (1912)

14 min | Short, Drama

6.4
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"Senator Carter's daughter leaves home and enters the employ of the Vitagraph Company as an actress. After waiting wistfully for her return, Senator Carter passes a theatre one day and sees... See full summary »

Director: James Young | Stars: James Morrison, Clara Kimball Young, Edward Kimball, Flora Finch

Votes: 7

22. Richard III (1908)

Short, Drama

6.4
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Exterior of the Tower of London. Tressel brings to the dethroned Henry VI the news of the loss of the battle of Tewkesbury and the death of the king's son. "Now is the winter of our ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, William V. Ranous | Stars: William V. Ranous, Florence Auer, Maurice Costello, Julia Swayne Gordon

Votes: 5

23. A Tale of Two Cities (1911)

30 min | Short, Drama, History

6.3
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A condensed silent film version of the Charles Dickens classic about the French Revolution and its subsequent Reign of Terror.

Director: William Humphrey | Stars: Maurice Costello, Florence Turner, Charles Kent, Leo Delaney

Votes: 56

24. Oliver Twist (1909)

Drama, Short

6.3
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An orphan named Oliver Twist meets a pickpocket on the streets of London. From there, he joins a household of boys who are trained to steal for their master.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Edith Storey, William Humphrey, Elita Proctor Otis

Votes: 29

25. The Viking's Daughter: The Story of the Ancient Norsemen (1908)

Short, Adventure, Drama

6.3
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A Saxon prisoner rescues his Viking's captor's daughter, resulting in his freedom and their marriage.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: Florence Lawrence

Votes: 7

26. Humorous Phases of Funny Faces (1906)

3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.2
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A cartoonist draws faces and figures on a blackboard - and they come to life.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 754

27. The Artist's Dilemma (1901)

2 min | Short, Fantasy

6.2
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The scene opens in an artist's studio, the artist asleep in his chair. A large old fashioned clock opens and a young lady comes out and awaking the artist, requests him to paint her picture... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 133

28. Macbeth (1908)

9 min | Short, Drama

6.0
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Macbeth usurps the Scottish throne by murdering his predecessor.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William V. Ranous, Louise Carver, Paul Panzer, Charles Kent

Votes: 5

29. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1909)

12 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

5.9
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In ancient Athens, four young lovers escape into the woods. Meanwhile, tradesmen rehearse a play. All of them suffer from the shenanigans of mischievous fairies.

Directors: Charles Kent, J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Walter Ackerman, Charles Chapman, Dolores Costello, Helene Costello

Votes: 245

30. Vanity Fair (1911)

Drama, Short

5.9
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(Reel One) Amelia Sedley, accompanied by Miss Becky Sharpe, returns from boarding school. Becky is a natural born flirt. Bashful Joseph Sedley falls desperately in love with her. He takes ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Kent | Stars: Helen Gardner, William V. Ranous, John Bunny, Harry Northrup

Votes: 11

31. Richard III (1912)

55 min | Drama

5.8
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Richard of Gloucester uses manipulation and murder to gain the English throne.

Directors: André Calmettes, James Keane | Stars: Robert Gemp, Frederick Warde, Albert Gardner, James Keane

Votes: 181

32. Julius Caesar (I) (1908)

Short, Drama, History

5.8
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Shakespeare's historical tragedy of the rise and fall of Julius Caesar, told in fifteen scenes.

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, William V. Ranous | Stars: Charles Kent, William Shea, Maurice Costello, William V. Ranous

Votes: 12

33. The Vengeance of Durand; or, The Two Portraits (1913)

Short, Drama, Romance

5.8
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: L. Rogers Lytton, Edith Storey, Florence Klotz, Earle Williams

Votes: 5

34. Jeffries-Johnson World's Championship Boxing Contest, Held at Reno, Nevada, July 4, 1910 (1910)

100 min | Documentary, Sport

5.7
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Stars: James J. Jeffries, Jack Johnson

Votes: 70

35. Francesca da Rimini (1910)

Drama, Short

5.7
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It is a beautiful story simply and clearly told; it all happened in the thirteenth century. Francesca is the daughter of Guido da Polentia, the Lord of Ravenna, Italy. Lanciotto (the Lame),... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Edwin R. Phillips, Florence Turner, Hector Dion, William Raymond

Votes: 6

36. Twelfth Night (1910)

12 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

5.6
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An early silent version of Shakespeare's classic comedy of unrequited love and gender bending.

Directors: Eugene Mullin, Charles Kent | Stars: Julia Swayne Gordon, Charles Kent, Florence Turner, Edith Storey

Votes: 180

37. King Lear (1909)

16 min | Drama, Short

5.6
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An aging King invites disaster when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters and rejects his one loving, but honest one.

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, William V. Ranous | Stars: William V. Ranous, Julia Arthur, Florence Auer, Maurice Costello

Votes: 50

38. The Life of Moses (1909)

Biography, Drama, Family

5.5
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The persecution of the children of Israel by the Egyptians. Now there arose up a new king in Egypt. And he said unto his people... See full synopsis »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Pat Hartigan, Julia Arthur, William Humphrey, Charles Kent

Votes: 26

39. Battle of Santiago Bay (1898)

Short, War

5.5
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 12

40. Lightning Sketches (1907)

2 min | Animation, Short

5.5
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An illustrator draws some sketches at lightning speed. He first illustrates how he can turn a written word into a sketch of that word. The first word he writes is coon, which he transforms ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 81

41. Edison Drawn by 'World' Artist (1896)

2 min | Documentary, Short

5.3
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Artist draws Thomas Edison.

Director: James H. White | Stars: J. Stuart Blackton, Thomas A. Edison

Votes: 133

42. As You Like It (1912)

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After the overthrowing of Duke Senior by his tyrannical brother, Senior's daughter Rosalind disguises herself as a man and sets out to find her banished father while also counseling her clumsy suitor Orlando in the art of wooing.

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Charles Kent, James Young | Stars: Maurice Costello, Rose Coghlan, Rosemary Theby, Rose Tapley

Votes: 6

43. Tearing Down the Spanish Flag (1898)

Not Rated | Short, War

5.2
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The film consists of a single shot of a hand tearing down a Spanish flag.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 30

44. The Merchant of Venice (1908)

9 min | Drama, Short

5.2
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A rich merchant, Antonio is depressed for no good reason, until his good friend Bassanio comes to tell him how he's in love with Portia. Portia's father has died and left a very strange ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Julia Swayne Gordon, William V. Ranous, Florence Turner, Maurice Costello

Votes: 29

45. Mysterious Cafe, or Mr. and Mrs. Spoopendyke Have Troubles with a Waiter (1901)

2 min | Short, Fantasy

5.2
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As the above title indicates, the scene does not take place in an ordinary restaurant, but one in which all natural rules of order and gravitation are reversed. The couple above mentioned ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 70

46. The Twentieth Century Tramp; or, Happy Hooligan and His Airship (1902)

1 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Short

5.2
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A comic picture that defies description. It depicts the Twentieth Century up-to-date tramp flying over the chimney tops of New York City in the latest improved flying machine. Weary Willie ... See full summary »

Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 49

47. Cleopatra (1912)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama, History

5.1
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The fabled queen of Egypt's affair with Roman general Marc Antony is ulimately disastrous for both of them.

Director: Charles L. Gaskill | Stars: Helen Gardner, Pearl Sindelar, Miss Fielding, Miss Robson

Votes: 352

48. Lady Godiva (1911)

Short, Drama

5.1
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In medieval Coventry a woman takes a naked horse ride to protest against her husbands policy of high taxation.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Julia Swayne Gordon, Robert Gaillard, Kate Price, Harry Ward

Votes: 33

49. Humpty Dumpty Circus (1908)

Animation, Comedy, Short

5.0
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A reel of mirth-provoking stunts that will draw the pennies from the children, but which is of much interest to young and old alike. It opens with a crowd of children leaving school and ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 6

50. The Clown and the Alchemist (1900)

Comedy, Fantasy, Short

5.0
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Although we are led to believe that the ancient alchemists were all powerful, this picture somewhat reverses the order of things. The clown plays some wonderful pranks on the old professor.... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 99

51. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1905)

Short, Crime, Drama

4.8
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The millionaire's child is kidnapped. Sherlock Holmes after many thrilling adventures and narrow escapes rescues the child.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, H. Kyrle Bellew, J. Barney Sherry

Votes: 17

52. My Husband's Other Wife (1920)

Drama

4.8
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Sylvia Breamer, Robert Gordon, Warren Chandler, May McAvoy

Votes: 5

53. The Burglar on the Roof (I) (1898)

1 min | Short, Crime

4.8
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There is a burglar on the rooftop of a Manhattan office building, and he is trying to break in. Two women spot him, and one of them begins beating him with a broom as they wait for help to ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 130

54. Happy Hooligan (1900)

Comedy, Short

4.8
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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 45

55. The Congress of Nations (1900)

2 min | Short

4.7
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A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date way with the international situation. A magician steps upon the stage carrying a hoop covered with white paper. Then in quick ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith | Star: Albert E. Smith

Votes: 60

56. Hooligan Assists the Magician (1900)

Comedy, Fantasy, Short

4.7
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This is a new adventure in which our friend, Mr. Hooligan, appears in an entirely new capacity. On a stage a professor of magic is performing some wonderful experiments, and when he ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 58

57. Little Mischief (1898)

Short, Comedy

4.5
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Papa is reading his newspaper and his little girl tickles his neck with a long straw. Thinking it is a fly papa "shoos" away the supposed fly with his hand. The tickling continues now on ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 82

58. The Fleet Steaming Up North River (1898)

Short, News

4.5
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"On Saturday morning, August 20, 1898, six grim battleships of Admiral Sampson's Squadron sailed into New York Harbor and up the Hudson to receive a welcome from the people and to fire a ... See full summary »

Director: James H. White

Votes: 50

59. Napoleon, the Man of Destiny (1908)

Short, Drama

4.4
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The picture opens with Napoleon at Malmaison after the battle of Waterloo. He visits the room where Josephine died, enters slowly, walks sadly around, looks at her portrait, then sits in a ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William Humphrey, John G. Adolfi, Julia Arthur, Edwin R. Phillips

Votes: 5

60. The Battle Cry of Peace (1915)

90 min | Drama

4.3
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Enemy agents under the leadership of "Emanon" conspire with pacifists to keep the American defense appropriations down at a time when forces of the enemy are preparing to invade. The ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Wilfrid North | Stars: Charles Richman, L. Rogers Lytton, James Morrison, Mary Maurice

Votes: 6

61. Panoramic View of Boston Subway from an Electric Car (1901)

Documentary, Short

4.3
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Persons who have visited the "Hub," no doubt carried away with vivid recollections of Boston's famous system of Underground Transportation and this film takes the audience from the bright ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 7

62. Happy Hooligan Interferes (1903)

1 min | Short, Comedy

4.3
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An organ-grinder is playing beneath the window of a cranky old woman. She objects strenuously. The organ-grinder, egged on by Hooligan, keeps on playing until a policeman appears. The organ... See full summary »

Director: G.W. Bitzer | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 26

63. Reviewing the 'Texas' at Grant's Tomb (1898)

Short, News

4.2
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New York City welcome to Sampson's Fleet after the Battle of Santiago Bay, Cuba.

Director: James H. White

Votes: 45

64. Antony and Cleopatra (1908)

Short, Drama, History

4.0
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The story of the ill-fated love affair between Marc Antony and Cleopatra.

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Charles Kent | Stars: Maurice Costello, Florence Lawrence, William V. Ranous, Charles Chapman

Votes: 5

65. Maude's Naughty Little Brother (1900)

1 min | Comedy, Short

4.0
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In a charming dining room a very attractive young lady is seen seated at the table, evidently waiting for the caller who is to share a quiet little dinner for two. A moment later a dude of ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 47

66. Close View of the 'Brooklyn,' Naval Parade (1898)

Short, News

3.9
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"On Saturday morning, August 20, 1898, six grim battleships of Admiral Sampson's Squadron sailed into New York Harbor and up the Hudson to receive a welcome from the people and to fire a ... See full summary »

Director: James H. White

Votes: 43

67. Leaping Dogs at Gentry's Circus (1901)

Documentary, Short

3.8
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In the center of the ring the trainer forms a pile of baskets many feet in height. Greyhounds leap in rapid succession, forming a graceful arch and landing on the ground as lightly as so ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 5

68. 'Columbia' Winning the Cup (1899)

Short, News, Sport

3.7
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"This picture shows the Columbia crossing the line, leading the Shamrock by about 1/2 mile. The Shamrock is plainly seen in the distance and she later comes up and crosses the line in the same picture."

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 56

69. A Brave Irish Lass (1909)

Short, Drama

3.7
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Pat O'Malley and his wife Bridget are celebrating their golden wedding. The neighbors call in, congratulate the old couple, each one bringing a gift to commemorate the occasion. Among the ... See full summary »

Star: Edith Storey

Votes: 10

70. Statue of Liberty (1898)

Documentary, Short

3.7
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Director: James H. White

Votes: 113

71. Raising Old Glory Over Morro Castle (1899)

Short

3.6
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"Down goes the Spanish flag, and up floats the Stars and Stripes. Down falls the symbol of tyranny and oppression that has ruled in the new world for four hundred years, and up goes the ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 54

72. Astor Battery on Parade (1899)

Documentary, Short

3.6
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Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 63

73. The Battle Hymn of the Republic (1911)

Short, Drama

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This patriotic and historic picture portrays the writing of the famous national hymn by Mrs. Julia Ward Howe. In the early part of the Civil War President Lincoln was very much discouraged ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Laurence Trimble | Stars: Ralph Ince, Maurice Costello, Julia Swayne Gordon, Edith Storey

74. A Maker of Diamonds (1909)

Short, Drama

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In a poorly furnished room a crippled girl is seated at the table, writing, her mother preparing the meal and occasionally glancing at the window as if expecting someone. Presently the ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

75. Uncle Tom's Cabin (I) (1910)

Short, Drama

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PART I. The incidents of this story are some of those preceding and lending up to the Civil War in 1861 and the Declaration of Emancipation... See full synopsis »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Florence Turner, Mary Fuller, Edwin R. Phillips, Flora Finch

76. Mogg Megone, an Indian Romance (1909)

Short, Western

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The story opens with Paul Bonythau, an Indian trader, offering Mogg Megone, chief of the Saco tribe, jewelry, money, etc., for a large strip of laud which he wishes to purchase from the ... See full summary »

Star: Edith Storey

77. Cardinal Wolsey (1912)

Drama, Short

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King Henry VIII is giving audience to his courtiers, surrounded by his chief advisers, including Cardinal Wolsey. Among the guests who attend this impressive reception is Anne Boleyn, one ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Laurence Trimble | Stars: Hal Reid, Julia Swayne Gordon, Clara Kimball Young, Tefft Johnson

78. Jephtah's Daughter: A Biblical Tragedy (1909)

Short, Drama

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Star: Annette Kellerman

79. The Lady of the Lake (1912)

Short, Drama

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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Harry T. Morey, Ralph Ince, Edith Storey, Harry Northrup

80. Benedict Arnold (1909)

Short, History

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Arnold, reproved by General Washington, decides, with the bitter hatred of a small nature, to betray West Point into the hands of the British, and to that end enters into negotiation with ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Charles Kent, William Humphrey

81. A Friend in the Enemy's Camp (1909)

Short, Drama

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A woodman and his wife are seen working about their hut, their little daughter of about 12 years helping. The mother gives the child a couple of aprons and tells her to wash them in a ... See full summary »

82. The Island of Regeneration (1915)

Drama

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The Charnocks, a wealthy landowner family from Virginia, take their yacht on a cruise to the South Pacific. The yacht catches fire near a desert island, and while John Sr. dies in the fire,... See full summary »

Director: Harry Davenport | Stars: Edith Storey, Bobby Connelly, Antonio Moreno, S. Rankin Drew

83. The Story of Treasure Island (1908)

Short, Drama

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The first scene shows part of Flint's old pirate crew, with one-legged John Silver in the lead. They have discovered the hiding place of Billy Bones, the mate of Flint's ship, the "Walrus,"... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

84. Francesca di Rimini; or, The Two Brothers (1908)

Drama, Short

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Scene 1: The Letter. Francesca, surrounded by ladies-in-waiting at the palace. Her father enters, and together they read a letter from Lanciotto, asking for the hand of Francesca. Both are ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William V. Ranous, Florence Turner, Hector Dion, Paul Panzer

85. The Love of the Pasha's Son: A Turkish Romance (1909)

Short, Drama

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Outside the palace, the Pasha and his son, the Prince are see descending the marble steps, several servants preceding them, salaaming as they walk backwards. They proceed to the river bank ... See full summary »

86. The Christian (1914)

Drama

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Director: Frederick A. Thomson | Stars: Edith Storey, Carlotta De Felice, Harry Northrup, Donald Hall

87. The Magic Fountain Pen (1909)

Animation, Short

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The pen draws sketches which change themselves slowly. First, Napoleon is drawn, this evolves into Emperor William, who in turn changes to King Edward, wearing a silk hat and smoking a ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

88. Love, Luck and Gasoline (1914)

Short, Comedy

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A father tries to keep his daughter from eloping with a boy he doesn't approve of.

Director: Wilfrid North | Stars: John Bunny, Lillian Walker, Wally Van, Charles Wellesley

89. Political Cartoon (1897)

Short

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Director: J. Stuart Blackton

90. A Telepathic Warning, the Story of a Child's Love for Her Father (1909)

Short, Drama

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During the Civil War a Down East family are seated about a large table. A little girl is playing on the floor with a doll. The day following the mother is in the garden watering the flowers... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

91. The Airship; or, 100 Years Hence (1908)

Short, Comedy

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In this picture we anticipate the probable means of navigation in the coming century. A young lady and a friend are observed entering an air-ship. The vehicle is loaded with ballast, sand ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton

92. The New Stenographer (1911)

10 min | Short, Comedy

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Brown & Robinson advertise for a stenographer and typewriter. The next morning an applicant puts in an appearance. The clerk greets her, but when he sees her face he is paralyzed. She is ... See full summary »

Director: George D. Baker | Stars: Maurice Costello, Florence Turner, John Bunny, Flora Finch

93. Womanhood, the Glory of the Nation (1917)

70 min | Drama, War

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When the nation of Ruthania declares war on the United States, an army of enemy soldiers invades the U.S. and captures New York. But the American forces have prepared adequately for such an... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, William P.S. Earle | Stars: Alice Joyce, Harry T. Morey, Naomi Childers, Joseph Kilgour

94. The Virgin Queen (1923)

Drama, History

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A Lord save the queen from a countess's assassination plot.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Diana Manners, Carlyle Blackwell, Walter Tennyson, Hubert Carrer

95. Military Parade (1909)

Documentary, Short

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Splendid views of the monster military parade of 25,000 men picked from the principal navies of the world and from every branch of the United States Army and Navy. The most brilliant pageant of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration.

96. Washington Under the British Flag (1909)

Drama, Short

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George Washington was born In 1732, received a plain but practical education at the district schools and later at an academy, much of his learning, however, coming from the teachings of his... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Joseph Kilgour, William Humphrey, Charles Kent, Clara Kimball Young

97. A Gypsy Cavalier (1922)

Drama

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A fop posing as a gypsy boxer saves a girl when the gypsy king floods her valley.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Georges Carpentier, Flora le Breton, Rex McDougall, Mary Clare

98. The Honeymooners (I) (1914)

Short, Comedy

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Director: George D. Baker | Stars: John Bunny, James Morrison, Mary Charleson

99. The Fairy Godfather (1917)

Short, Drama

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Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Charles Stuart Blackton, Paula Blackton, Violet Virginia Blackton, Jewell Hunt

100. Wild Youth (1918)

Drama

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Director: George Melford | Stars: Louise Huff, Theodore Roberts, Jack Mulhall, James Cruze