Lowest Rated Titles Released 1912-01-01 to 1912-12-31


1. Ireland, the Oppressed (1912)

Drama, Short

1.9
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Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: J.J. Clark, Alice Hollister, J.P. McGowan, Robert G. Vignola

Votes: 11

2. An Irish Girl's Love (1912)

Drama, Romance, Short

2.4
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Stars: Harry Myers, Ethel Clayton, Mrs. George W. Walters

Votes: 8

3. The Mayor from Ireland (1912)

Drama, Short

2.5
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Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: J.J. Clark, J.P. McGowan, Gene Gauntier

Votes: 11

4. Kong Christian X's proklamation (1912)

2 min | Documentary, Short

2.6
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Stars: Klaus Berntsen, King Christian X, Dronning Alexandrine, Arveprins Knud

Votes: 7

5. The Fickle Spaniard (1912)

8 min | Comedy, Short

3.2
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To Marcel, the little Spanish senorita, he swears eternal love, only to fall, later, a victim to the charms of Margot. Marcel sees their meeting while she is shaving her father, an ... See full summary »

Directors: Dell Henderson, Mack Sennett | Stars: Mabel Normand, Fred Mace, Claire McDowell, William J. Butler

Votes: 12

6. Professor Georg Brandes paa Universitetets Katheder (1912)

2 min | Short

3.5
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Stars: Georg Brandes, Anker Kirkeby

Votes: 6

7. The Prospector (1912)

Short, Western

3.6
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A lone prospector comes to a cabin in the woods where he seeks food and lodging. There he meets a woman and her small daughter who put him up. Soon her father and brother, miners, arrive ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Mackley | Stars: Fred Church, Arthur Mackley, Evelyn Selbie, Audrey Hanna

Votes: 10

8. Far from Erin's Isle (1912)

Drama, Short, Comedy

3.6
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Kathleen tells Brian, her sweetheart, of her ambition to go to America. Arriving in New York, Kathleen obtains a position in a sweatshop, where she remains until a strike is declared owing ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: Gene Gauntier, J.J. Clark, J.P. McGowan, Anna Clark

Votes: 7

9. Tartarin e i cinque franchi (1912)

4 min | Short, Comedy

3.6
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Director: Giuseppe Gray | Star: Cesare Quest

Votes: 5

10. A Freight Train Drama (1912)

Short, Thriller

3.7
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Bill Mogrotty, an ex-railroad employee, rebels at his wife's upbraidings and leaves his humble home to follow the life of a hobo. Mrs. Mogroytty and her small daughter, Rosy, left alone, ... See full summary »

Director: Francis Boggs | Stars: Frank Weed, Winifred Greenwood, Margaret Carle, Thomas Dixon Jr.

Votes: 7

11. The Greater Love (I) (1912)

Short, Drama

3.8
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By some chance of fortune, or misfortune, Jack Manton, the young sheriff, finds upon the plains a young fellow suffering from a serious wound. He brings him into the home of Nell Bannister,... See full summary »

Director: Rollin S. Sturgeon | Stars: Robert Thornby, Fred Burns, Edna Fisher, Charles Bennett

Votes: 5

12. Blind Love (1912)

Drama, Short

3.8
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Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Blanche Sweet, Harry Hyde, Edward Dillon, Hector V. Sarno

Votes: 42

13. Trilby (1912)

50 min | Horror

3.8
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Directors: Jacob Fleck, Luise Fleck, Anton Kolm, Claudius Veltée | Stars: Paul Askonas, Frau Galfres-Hubermann

Votes: 6

14. Konseilspræsident Zahle paa Politiken's redaktion (1912)

1 min | Short

3.8
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Stars: Carl Theodor Zahle, Anker Kirkeby

Votes: 8

15. The Engagement Ring (1912)

8 min | Short, Comedy

4.0
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Alice has two persistent suitors, one rich, one poor. Each buys her an engagement ring; the rich man pays cash, but the poor man must pay on installments. He has trouble making the payments... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Mabel Normand, Edward Dillon, Dell Henderson, Kate Bruce

Votes: 12

16. Robinet cycliste (1912)

Short, Comedy

4.0
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Star: Marcel Perez

Votes: 10

17. Julifest i Fredericia (1912)

6 min | Documentary, Short

4.0
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Director: P. Dalgaard

Votes: 7

18. The Adventures of Lieutenant Petrosino (1912)

Drama

4.0
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The story of Lt. Joseph Petrosino, an Italian-American New York City police detective, who was assigned to investigate the Sicilian Mafia, which was beginning to become a major problem in ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney M. Goldin

Votes: 6

19. A Close Call (I) (1912)

Short, Comedy

4.1
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A couple of street fakers fail to draw a crowd, so decide to change their act, one of them blacking up and singing coon songs. This might have gotten the crowd had not the blacked-up singer... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Fred Mace, Dell Henderson, Kate Bruce, Grace Henderson

Votes: 7

20. The Baby and the Stork (1912)

18 min | Short, Crime, Drama

4.2
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Bobby is jealous of the new baby, so he takes it to the zoo and tries to return it to the stork.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Edna Foster, Charles Hill Mailes, Claire McDowell, Kate Bruce

Votes: 13

21. The Ball Player and the Bandit (1912)

TV-G | 12 min | Short, Drama, Romance

4.2
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An Easterner wins his battles in the West by using his fists.

Director: Francis Ford | Stars: Harold Lockwood, Helen Case, Joe King, Shorty Hamilton

Votes: 58

22. Billy's Stratagem (1912)

17 min | Short, Drama

4.3
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While their mother is away from home, Billy and his sister are set upon by marauding Indians, who trap them in their cabin. Billy rigs a keg of gunpowder and tricks the Indians into ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Wilfred Lucas, Claire McDowell, Edna Foster, Ynez Seabury

Votes: 18

23. The Eternal Mother (1912)

17 min | Short, Drama

4.3
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John and Mary divorce their spouses to marry each other. Mary dies after giving birth and the baby is taken in by John's first wife, Martha. She refuses all contact with John until many ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Edwin August, Blanche Sweet, Mabel Normand, Charles Hill Mailes

Votes: 23

24. Neighbors (1912)

6 min | Comedy, Short

4.3
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When Mabel gets into a dispute with the lady next door, their husbands get involved, and insist on settling the matter with a duel.

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Fred Mace, Mabel Normand, Sylvia Ashton, Frank Evans

Votes: 14

25. His Great Uncle's Spirit (1912)

Drama, Short

4.3
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A young sleight-of-hand performer found that he was also "sleight" of audience. Business was very bad, although the show was good and his troubles came to a climax in a country town when ... See full summary »

Star: George Ober

Votes: 7

26. A Spanish Dilemma (1912)

Comedy, Short

4.4
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Jose and Carlos, brothers, are smitten with the same Senorita, and as she cares for the one as much as she does for the other, there comes the great difficulty of choosing, for brotherly ... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Fred Mace, Mack Sennett, Mabel Normand, Dell Henderson

Votes: 15

27. Fate's Interception (1912)

17 min | Short, Romance

4.4
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The representative of an American Syndicate comes to Mexico to look over some land. While there, he, out of sheer loneliness, pays considerable attention to the little Mexican girl, at ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Mary Pickford, Wilfred Lucas, Charles Hill Mailes, Frank Opperman

Votes: 7

28. A Gay Time in Jacksonville Florida (1912)

Comedy, Short

4.4
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Fritz and Hans decide that they will take a trip to Jacksonville, Fla. They arrive in the city and board a car, and after riding through many of the principal streets, reach the ostrich ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Hotaling | Stars: Walter Stull, George Reehm, Mae Hotely

Votes: 5

29. Chamber of Forgetfulness (1912)

10 min | Drama, Short

4.4
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The powerful story of a wife's innocent mistake and its bitter punishment, the rancor of a jealous, misguided husband and the ultimate righting of a great wrong to his son. It will bring ... See full summary »

Director: Étienne Arnaud | Stars: Alec B. Francis, Barbara Tennant, William R. Dunn

Votes: 10

30. His Mother (1912)

Drama, Short

4.5
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An Irish mother uses her life savings to pay for her son, a talented musician, to study in America.

Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: J.J. Clark, Gene Gauntier, J.P. McGowan, Anna Clark

Votes: 10

31. Back to the Old Farm (1912)

Drama, Short

4.5
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Frank Clayton, a young city chap, plans a vacation on Uncle Barnes' farm. Going to his friend, George Randall, Clayton shows him Barnes' letter asking that George be brought along, as he ... See full summary »

Stars: William Bailey, E.H. Calvert, Frank Dayton, Beverly Bayne

Votes: 6

32. A Child's Remorse (1912)

17 min | Short, Drama

4.5
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Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Gladys Egan, Claire McDowell, Edwin August, George Hennessy

Votes: 10

33. Hot Stuff (1912)

8 min | Short, Comedy

4.6
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A cigar drummer comes to the village and is at once attracted by Hank Hawkins' sweetheart, who is in turn flattered by his attentions. Poor Hank is forgotten even by his sweetheart's folks,... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Mack Sennett, Mabel Normand, Dell Henderson, William Beaudine

Votes: 19

34. L'antique Tolède (1912)

3 min | Documentary

4.6
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A series of images from one of Spain's oldest cities and now part of UNESCO's World Heritage, the great Toledo. Segundo de Chomón's short film explores the place's old constructions, ... See full summary »

Director: Segundo de Chomón

Votes: 32

35. Calino s'endurcit la figure (1912)

Short, Comedy

4.6
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Director: Jean Durand | Stars: Clément Mégé, Gaston Modot, Jeanne Saint-Bonnet

Votes: 5

36. The Sewer (1912)

20 min | Drama, Short

4.6
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Herbert Moore is the leader of a gang of crooks. He leads by sheer force of mentality, while his pal, Burley Butts, leads by brutal force. Between them they have a plan to rob Mr. Stanhope,... See full summary »

Director: Edward Warren | Stars: Darwin Karr, Magda Foy, William Leverton, John Leverton

Votes: 5

37. Calino dompteur par amour (1912)

7 min | Comedy, Short

4.6
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One day, Calino has the bold and imprudent idea to follow a woman down the street. The woman leads him all the way to the traveling lion cage run by her husband. To avoid her husband's ... See full summary »

Director: Jean Durand | Stars: Clément Mégé, Berthe Dagmar, Édouard Grisollet, Gaston Modot

Votes: 18

38. What the Doctor Ordered (1912)

10 min | Comedy, Short

4.7
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Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Mack Sennett, Kate Toncray, Mabel Normand, Jack Pickford

Votes: 22

39. Tragedy of the Dress Suit (1912)

8 min | Comedy, Short

4.7
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Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Dell Henderson, Mabel Normand, Edward Dillon, Ford Sterling

Votes: 18

40. A Cry for Help (1912)

17 min | Short, Drama

4.8
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Knocked down by an automobile, the intoxicated tramp is taken to the doctor's house, received and treated to a square meal. The husband of a patient has just died, calls on the doctor, ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Lionel Barrymore, Lillian Gish, Walter Miller, Harry Carey

Votes: 13

41. Treasure Island (1912)

Short, Adventure

4.8
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The story is almost too well known to need repetition; how old Captain Billy Bones, with his scars and his oaths had secured within his old sea chest the map and chart of Treasure Island ... See full summary »

Director: J. Searle Dawley | Stars: Addison Rothermel, Laura Sawyer, Ben F. Wilson, Richard Neill

Votes: 5

42. At the End of the Trail (II) (1912)

Short, Thriller

4.8
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With a warrant for the arrest of Manuel Lopes, a notorious Mexican horse thief, the sheriff strikes his trail. He finds the desperado out in the desert, prostrated by thirst. He revives him... See full summary »

Director: Rollin S. Sturgeon | Stars: George Stanley, Robert Thornby, Edna Fisher

Votes: 5

43. Tomboy Bessie (1912)

9 min | Comedy, Short

4.8
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Bessie is certainly a terror and manages without much trouble to get into all sorts of mischief. She gets tired of playing alone and schemes to have Andrew, the suitor of her Aunt Cissie, ... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Mabel Normand, Mack Sennett, William J. Butler, Kate Toncray

Votes: 21

44. Lulu's Doctor (1912)

Short, Drama

4.8
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John Lewis, a rising young physician, is in love with Madge Marion. He gets an offer to share a practice in New York and proposes marriage. Madge consents. A few days later she receives ... See full summary »

Director: Van Dyke Brooke | Stars: Maurice Costello, Clara Kimball Young, Van Dyke Brooke, Dolores Costello

Votes: 5

45. Onésime a un duel à l'américaine (1912)

5 min | Comedy, Short

4.8
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Director: Jean Durand | Stars: Ernest Bourbon, Raymond Aimos, Gaston Modot

Votes: 12

46. An Interrupted Elopement (1912)

8 min | Short, Comedy

4.8
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Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Edward Dillon, Mabel Normand, William J. Butler, Ford Sterling

Votes: 21

47. Calino chef de gare (1912)

7 min | Comedy, Short

4.8
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Calino is left in charge of a railway station, with predictably disastrous consequences.

Director: Jean Durand | Stars: Clément Mégé, Berthe Dagmar, Marie Dorly, Gaston Modot

Votes: 16

48. Teddy a horreur de la fumée (1912)

Short, Comedy

4.8
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Votes: 5

49. The Miracle (II) (1912)

30 min | Short, Mystery

4.9
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A young novice leaves the convent for a knight. Unlike the better-known 1959 film "The Miracle", this version is set in medieval times.

Directors: Michel Carré, Cherry Kearton | Stars: Maria Carmi, Florence Winston, Ernst Matray, Douglas Payne

Votes: 9

50. The Brave Hunter (1912)

Comedy, Short

4.9
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At the Hunting Lodge there arrives a great braggadocio who boasts that he, while in Africa, only went in quest of big game, showing a lot of skins as trophies of his expeditions. Out he ... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Mack Sennett, Dell Henderson, Mabel Normand, Fred Mace

Votes: 17