Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Edison Studio, New York City, New York, USA"


1. The Hustler (1961)

Approved | 134 min | Drama, Sport

8.0
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An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match.

Director: Robert Rossen | Stars: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C. Scott

Votes: 66,483

2. The Wrong Man (1956)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.5
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In 1953, an innocent man named Christopher Emmanuel "Manny" Balestrero is arrested after being mistaken for an armed robber.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Henry Fonda, Vera Miles, Anthony Quayle, Harold J. Stone

Votes: 20,786

3. Life of an American Fireman (1903)

Not Rated | 6 min | Short, Action

6.4
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Porter's sequential continuity editing links several shots to form a narrative of firemen responding to a house fire. They leave the station with their horse drawn pumper, arrive on the ... See full summary »

Directors: George S. Fleming, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Vivian Vaughan, Arthur White, James H. White

Votes: 1,538

4. Uncle Tom's Cabin (I) (1903)

13 min | Short, Drama

5.2
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Based on the novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe: Eliza, a slave who has a young child, pleads with Tom, another slave, to escape with her. Tom does not leave, but Eliza flees with her child. ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 315

5. Jack and the Beanstalk (1902)

10 min | Short, Fantasy

6.2
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Porter's sequential continuity editing links several shots to form a narrative of the famous fairy tale story of Jack and his magic beanstalk. Borrowing on cinematographic methods ... See full summary »

Directors: George S. Fleming, Edwin S. Porter | Star: Thomas White

Votes: 515

6. Buster Brown and the Dude (1904)

Short, Comedy

4.2
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Scene II of the Buster Brown Series. Shows a millinery store in the shopping district, and Mrs. Brown with a lady friend, admiring the hats displayed in the window. Buster and Tige are ... See full summary »

Votes: 30

7. Clothes Make the Man (1915)

Comedy, Short

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Harold sends his only pants to be pressed. Meanwhile a fire breaks out in his apartment building. Harold's rival arrives in time to climb into his window for a rescue, but Harold knocks him... See full summary »

Director: Will Louis | Stars: Raymond McKee, Yale Benner, Jean Dumar, Oliver Hardy

8. What Happened in the Tunnel (1903)

1 min | Comedy, Short

5.8
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A woman riding a train must contend with the unwelcome advances of a male passenger.

Director: Edwin S. Porter | Stars: Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson, Bertha Regustus

Votes: 235

9. The Finish of Bridget McKeen (1901)

1 min | Comedy, Short

5.6
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The cook has trouble lighting the stove, so she adds kerosene, with explosive results.

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 88

10. The Extra Turn (1903)

1 min | Short, Comedy

4.8
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A male singer who goes on as the extra act in a vaudeville show is greeted with disapproval, but he just won't leave the stage... voluntarily.

Director: Edwin S. Porter | Star: Dolly Lightfoot

Votes: 56

11. Buster Makes Room for His Mama at the Bargain Counter (1904)

Short, Comedy

4.4
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Scene III of the Buster Brown Series. Shows a bargain counter in a department store and a large gathering of women examining goods. It is a special sale, and a great deal of interest is ... See full summary »

Votes: 27

12. Dog Factory (1904)

Unrated | 4 min | Short, Comedy

5.7
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A brief vaudeville-style demonstration of a "Dog Transformator," a machine that instantly turns dogs into sausages, and amazingly, sausages back into dogs.

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 267

13. The Unappreciated Joke (1903)

1 min | Comedy, Short

4.9
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Scene, interior of a street-car. A stout man enters and sits down alongside of a friend and proceeds to read a comic paper. He shows a joke in the paper to his friend, and the both laugh ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 77

14. Battle of Chemulpo Bay (1904)

3 min | Short, Action, War

4.6
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A historical re-enactment of a naval battle in Chemulpo Bay off the coast of Korea during the Russo-Japanese war. Shows a Japanese ship damaging one Russian vessel and sinking another.

Votes: 32

15. Poor Baby (1915)

Comedy, Short

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Pete accidentally picks up a bundle containing a baby. He leaves it on a spinster's doorstep, but a scandal erupts when she's seen with a baby. The baby is passed around to other doorsteps,... See full summary »

Director: Will Louis | Stars: Raymond McKee, Lucille Allen, Lou Gorey, Leonora Van Benschoten

16. Section of Buster Brown Series, Showing a Sketch of Buster by Outcault (1904)

Short

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Shows Mr. R. T. Outcault, the artist, making a quick charcoal sketch of Buster Brown and his dog Tige.

Star: Richard F. Outcault

17. Cohen's Advertising Scheme (1904)

1 min | Comedy, Short

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Cohen, a grotesquely made-up Jewish shop owner, tricks a passerby into wearing a coat that has a sign advertising his store attached to the back.

18. Subub Surprises the Burglar (1903)

1 min | Short, Comedy

5.0
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Shows a bedroom and a man asleep in bed. A burglar cautiously raises the window, climbs in, and proceeds to go through the man's clothes. The man awakes, pulls a lever, which closes him up ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 200

19. Japanese Acrobats (1904)

2 min | Documentary, Short

6.6
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A Japanese juggler performs some marvelous juggling feats with a boy. Lying on his back on the floor, he spins the boy with his feet and makes him turn numerous somersaults.

Votes: 61

20. Halloween Night at the Seminary (1904)

Comedy, Short

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A tramp enters a large reception room just as a party of girls are descending a staircase backwards with mirrors in their hands to see their future husbands. One of the girl's mirrors ... See full summary »

21. Babe and Puppies (1904)

Short

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A little girl and her baby sister are playing in the garden. The older of the two, wishing to amuse herself in some other way, gives the baby some bread and runs off. Pretty soon a number ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

22. Buster's Dog to the Rescue (1904)

Short, Comedy

4.6
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Scene IV of the Buster Brown Series. Shows a kitchen and Bridget busy making crullers. Buster enters and begs Bridget to give him one. Bridget refuses and places all the crullers in a ... See full summary »

Votes: 31

23. Animated Painting (1904)

Short, Comedy

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An artist is painting a sunrise at sea. After a few finishing touches he stands back and admires the painting. The sun immediately commences to rise. From all appearances it becomes very ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

24. Little German Band (1904)

Short, Comedy

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A German band is playing in front of a small saloon. The proprietor orders them to move on but the band plays on with more vim. In desperation he mixes some beer and kerosene and invites ... See full summary »

25. Wifey's Mistake (1904)

Short, Comedy

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A butler is assisting his master to remove his coat, etc. After donning his smoking jacket his master leaves the room. The butler immediately proceeds to attire himself in his master's ... See full summary »

26. Miss Jessie Dogherty, Champion Female Highland Fling Dancer (1903)

Documentary, Short

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This young lady is shown dancing the Highland Fling, in competition for the championship of the world before some of the greatest judges of the day. The dance itself is remarkable, and it ... See full summary »

Star: Jessie Dogherty

27. Andrew Carnegie (1914)

Documentary, Short, Biography

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A short film showcasing multimillionaire industrialist Andrew Carnegie.

Star: Andrew Carnegie

28. How Old Is Ann? (1903)

Short, Comedy

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A large figure of a man seated behind a table reading a paper is first seen. On the side of the paper toward the audience, one can plainly read the words, "How old is Ann?" Turning the ... See full summary »

29. Buster's Joke on Papa (II) (1903)

Short, Comedy

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Buster hides live crabs in Papa's bed so Papa gets a surprise when he tries to take a nap.

30. Midnight Intruder (1904)

Short, Comedy

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An old German is fast asleep in bed. He is suddenly awakened and immediately reaches for a large pistol under his pillow. After a few terrifying moments a cat jumps upon the bed. Seeing the... See full summary »

Director: Edwin S. Porter

31. Buster and Tige Put a Balloon Vendor Out of Business (1904)

Short, Comedy

4.4
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Scene V of the Buster Brown Series. Shows an Italian balloon vendor near the "Flat-iron" Building, New York City. Mrs. Brown and Buster appear on the scene. Buster begins teasing his mamma ... See full summary »

Votes: 30

32. Buster's Revenge on the Tramp (1904)

2 min | Short, Comedy

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33. The Physical Culture Girl (1903)

2 min | Documentary, Short, Action

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The scene is a bedroom with classic flower patterned wallpaper, half a dozen small frames and a single bed to the left and a fireplace with a porcelain clock to the right. To the far right ... See full summary »

34. Hold Up in a Country Grocery Store (1904)

Short, Comedy

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Several farmers are discussing politics in a country grocery store. A bunco man enters and takes an electric battery from a bag. He induces the Rubes to join hands and take hold of the ... See full summary »

35. Not Much Force (1915)

Comedy, Short

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In a small town, O'Toole is the only police officer. After there's a burglary and O'Toole doesn't catch anyone, the town council threatens to fire him. O'Toole sets up a fake arrest, but it... See full summary »

Director: Will Louis | Stars: Julian Reed, Lou Gorey, Jean Dumar, Raymond McKee

36. Old Fashioned Scottish Reel (1903)

Documentary, Short

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Shows several Highlanders in full costume dancing this characteristic Scottish dance.

37. The Cop Fools the Sergeant (1904)

Short, Comedy

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Scene I. - A policeman after looking up and down the street then darts into a baker's shop. A sergeant sees him and waits for him to come out. Scene II. - Interior of bakery. Cop comes in ... See full summary »

38. It May Be You (1915)

Comedy, Short

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Jack goes from business to business, trying to sell ad space in his newspaper. At each stop he catches the boss in a compromising position with a secretary. He writes an editorial about the... See full summary »

Director: Will Louis | Stars: Arthur Housman, Andy Clark, Dallas Welford, Mabel Dwight

39. Daniel Boone (1907)

Short, Adventure

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Daniel Boone is captured by Indians when he tries to rescue his abducted daughter.

Directors: Wallace McCutcheon, Edwin S. Porter | Stars: William Craven, Florence Lawrence, Susanne Willis, Mrs. William Craven

40. The Office Boy's Revenge (1903)

Short, Comedy

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The scene opens with office boy making love to the typewriter. The bookkeeper enters and objects. After presenting typewriter with a bouquet, the bookkeeper sits down at his desk and falls ... See full summary »

41. Miss Jessie Cameron, Champion Child Sword Dancer (1903)

Documentary, Short

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Shows Miss Jessie Cameron, dancing the sword dance. Although only ten years of age, she is considered the champion sword dancer of the world.

Star: Jessie Cameron

42. The Simp and the Sophomores (1915)

Comedy, Short

6.9
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Percy is beaten up during a college hazing. He hires Professor Arm. Strong to hide in Percy's room one dark night and beat up the other students coming for another hazing. Suddenly Percy gains respect on campus.

Director: Will Louis | Stars: Raymond McKee, Harry B. Eytinge, Arthur Housman, Oliver Hardy

Votes: 8

43. The Animated Poster (1903)

Short, Comedy

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Shows an old house in the background with one window with the shutters closed. A bill poster comes along and puts up a poster advertising a burlesque show. When his work is finished the ... See full summary »

44. Under the Mistletoe (1903)

Short, Comedy

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A young lady is admiring a number of Christmas presents on a table. Her beau enters. After embracing her, he gives her a present. Her mother and father enter, carrying a step-ladder. After ... See full summary »

45. Street Car Chivalry (I) (1903)

Comedy, Short

5.1
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Men on the streetcar offer their seats to pretty women, but not to an ugly woman.

Votes: 53

46. Casey and His Neighbor's Goat (1903)

Short, Comedy

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Casey upon returning from work discovers his neighbor's goat eating his corn. He chases the goat out of the yard and, calling to his wife, tells her to fetch the box of dynamite which he ... See full summary »

47. Buster's Joke on Papa (I) (1903)

Short, Comedy

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48. Appointment by Telephone (1902)

Short, Comedy

5.0
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A businessman makes a luncheon appointment with a young lady, but finds that his wife disapproves of the arrangement.

Director: Edwin S. Porter

Votes: 22

49. Treloar and Miss Marshall, Prize Winners at the Physical Culture Show in Madison Square Garden (1904)

Documentary, Short

4.1
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On a white pedestal on a dark stage stands Beatrice Marshall, dressed in a leotard, with a thin sash slung low around her hips. She holds various poses of balance and grace, based on ... See full summary »

Stars: Beatrice Marshall, Albert Treloar

Votes: 32

50. The Birth of the Telephone (1914)

Documentary, Short, Musical

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Director: Allen Ramsey