Lowest Rated Titles Released 1917-01-01 to 1917-12-31


1. The Irish Girl (1917)

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Director: J.M. Kerrigan

Votes: 8

2. Fanden i nøtten (1917)

8 min | Animation, Short

3.1
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Director: Ola Cornelius

Votes: 8

3. When Ben Bolted (1917)

Passed | Short, Comedy

3.4
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Ben and his pal Paddy, a couple of drifting loafers and con-men, arrive in town via a "side-door Pullman" - a free ride in a boxcar. They set up a printing press, and start printing ... See full summary »

Director: Robin Williamson | Stars: Ben Turpin, Paddy McGuire, Gypsy Abbott, Lillian Hamilton

Votes: 11

4. A Flyer in Flapjacks (1917)

Short, Comedy

3.7
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Ham and Bud, while trying to evade a policeman, become cooks in a pancake house.

Director: Lloyd Hamilton | Stars: Lloyd Hamilton, Bud Duncan, Henry Murdock, Ethel Teare

Votes: 11

5. Clubs Are Trump (1917)

Comedy, Short

4.1
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In pre-historic times (dream sequence), our hero, in a loin cloth, battles other cavemen over the opposite sex.

Director: Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, Gilbert Pratt

Votes: 14

6. The Grudge (1917)

Short, Drama

4.1
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Judge Thurman begrudges the small amount necessary to send his niece, Dora Flynn, to college. He is absolutely heartless in his business associations and refuses to help Thos. Hardy, who is... See full summary »

Director: William V. Mong | Stars: William V. Mong, Irene Hunt, Zoe Rae, Alfred Allen

Votes: 7

7. Fast and Furious (1917)

Animation, Short, Comedy

4.2
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Director: Gregory La Cava

Votes: 10

8. The Pinch Hitter (1917)

48 min | Comedy, Sport

4.2
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Shy Joel Parker seems bound for nowhere, until Abbie Nettleton enters his life. With her prodding, Joel goes from timid nobody to a baseball star with bravura.

Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Charles Ray, Sylvia Breamer, Joseph J. Dowling, Jerome Storm

Votes: 5

9. The Candy Kid (1917)

20 min | Comedy, Short

4.2
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Director: Arvid E. Gillstrom | Stars: Billy West, Ethel Cassity, Oliver Hardy, Leo White

Votes: 10

10. John Ermine of Yellowstone (1917)

Approved | 50 min | Western

4.2
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Director: Francis Ford | Stars: Francis Ford, Mae Gaston, Mark Fenton, Duke Worne

Votes: 5

11. Friends, Romans and Leo (1917)

Short

4.3
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Director: Alan Crosland | Stars: William Fables, Juanita Fletcher, Harry McDonough, Raymond McKee

Votes: 6

12. A Marked Man (1917)

50 min | Western

4.4
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Director: John Ford | Stars: Harry Carey, Molly Malone, Harry L. Rattenberry, Vester Pegg

Votes: 21

13. Crime and Punishment (1917)

Drama

4.4
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Director: Lawrence B. McGill | Stars: Derwent Hall Caine, Cherrie Coleman, Lydia Knott, Carl Gerard

Votes: 5

14. A szentjóbi erdö titka (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Giza Báthory, Mór Ditrói, Imre Pethes, Jenö Törzs

Votes: 7

15. Has Man the Right to Kill? (1917)

Drama

4.4
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Votes: 10

16. A fekete szivárvány (1917)

4.5
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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Jenõ Ivánfy, Katóka Kertész, József Kürthy, Vilma Medgyaszay

Votes: 8

17. The Chief Cook (1917)

Short, Comedy

4.6
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Director: Arvid E. Gillstrom | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Billy West, Bud Ross, Ellen Burford

Votes: 11

18. Cheyenne's Pal (1917)

20 min | Short

4.6
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Director: John Ford | Stars: Harry Carey, Gertrude Astor, Jim Corey, Vester Pegg

Votes: 18

19. A föld embere (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Dezsõ Pártos, Margit T. Halmi, Giza Mészáros, Ferenc Hegedüs

Votes: 8

20. A vörös Sámson (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Gyula Csortos, Ica von Lenkeffy, Tivadar Uray, Irma Lányi

Votes: 8

21. A kuruzsló (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Gyula Csortos, Margit T. Halmi, Ica von Lenkeffy, Tivadar Uray

Votes: 9

22. A Studio Stampede (1917)

Comedy, Short

4.6
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Ben falls in love with Dora Darling, the star in a motion picture. He "finds" some money and starts for the studios. He is followed by the crooks, whose money he has appropriated. He is put... See full summary »

Director: Robin Williamson | Stars: Ben Turpin, Gypsy Abbott, Edward J. Laurie, Arthur Currier

Votes: 9

23. Happy Hooligan, Double-Cross Nurse (1917)

Animation, Short, Comedy

4.6
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Director: Gregory La Cava

Votes: 8

24. Cupid's Rival (1917)

28 min | Comedy, Short

4.7
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A bumbling janitor in a fleabag hotel drives the residents crazy, and a poor artist believes that his girlfriend is having an affair with a wealthy artist living across the hall, and takes unorthodox measures to find out what's going on.

Director: Arvid E. Gillstrom | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Billy West, Mary Ross, Ethel Marie Burton

Votes: 29

25. Worries and Wobbles (1917)

Short, Comedy

4.7
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Director: Larry Semon | Stars: Jimmy Aubrey, Joe Simberg, Earl Montgomery, Pietro Aramondo

Votes: 7

26. Jack and the Beanstalk (1917)

Approved | 100 min | Fantasy

4.8
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Jack,exchanges his cow for some magic beans. The beans grow overnight into a beanstalk which Jack climbs, arriving at a magical land ruled over by a cruel giant. Jack battles the giant and ... See full summary »

Directors: Chester M. Franklin, Sidney Franklin | Stars: Francis Carpenter, Virginia Lee Corbin, Violet Radcliffe, 'Baby' Carmen De Rue

Votes: 11

27. The Black Stork (1917)

50 min | Drama

4.8
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A young man and woman are considering marriage; eugenicist Harry J Haiselden warns that they are ill-matched and will produce defective offspring. He is right; their baby is born defective,... See full summary »

Directors: Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: Jane Fearnley, Allan Murnane, Hamilton Revelle, Elsie Esmond

Votes: 13

28. The Soul Herder (1917)

30 min | Short, Western

4.8
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Director: John Ford | Stars: Harry Carey, Jean Hersholt, Fritzi Ridgeway, Elizabeth James

Votes: 16

29. Masks and Faces (1917)

Comedy

4.8
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An actress cures an aged flirt by posing as his wife.

Director: Fred Paul | Stars: Johnston Forbes-Robertson, Irene Vanbrugh, Henry S. Irving, Gerald du Maurier

Votes: 5

30. Move On (1917)

5 min | Comedy, Short

4.8
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Our hero is a police officer who gets involved in a crap game, flirting with a nurse and other amusements.

Directors: Billy Gilbert, Gilbert Pratt | Stars: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, W.L. Adams

Votes: 42

31. Zoárd mester (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Gyula Hegedüs, Irma Tóth, Géza Örvössy, Nelly Huszka

Votes: 9

32. Risks and Roughnecks (1917)

Short, Comedy

4.8
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Director: Larry Semon | Stars: Larry Semon, Florence Curtis, Earl Montgomery, Joe Simberg

Votes: 9

33. The Last of the Ingrams (1917)

Drama

4.8
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Jules Ingram ( William Desmond ), the sole survivor of an old Puritan family, seeks solace and forgetfulness in drink. Unable to pay his debts, Jules is driven from his house when banker ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Edwards | Stars: William Desmond, Margery Wilson, Robert McKim, Walt Whitman

Votes: 5

34. Farmer Al Falfa's Wayward Pup (1917)

Animation, Short

4.8
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Director: Paul Terry

Votes: 13

35. Betsy Ross (1917)

60 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

4.9
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Revolutionary War heroine Betsy Ross finds herself in competition with her sister for the affections of a British soldier.

Directors: George Cowl, Travers Vale | Stars: Alice Brady, John Bowers, Lillian Cook, Victor Kennard

Votes: 29

36. A Trip to the Moon (1917)

Short, Comedy

4.9
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Votes: 8

37. The Musical Marvel (1917)

11 min | Comedy, Short

4.9
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The piano player falls in love with the wife of the bad man. The bad man meets the piano player and tells him that his wife is in the east; and so they decide to go and find her, the ... See full summary »

Directors: Ben Turpin, Robin Williamson | Stars: Ben Turpin, Gypsy Abbott, Edward J. Laurie, Arthur Moon

Votes: 27

38. The Scrapper (1917)

Short, Western

4.9
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Director: John Ford | Stars: John Ford, Louise Granville, Duke Worne, Jean Hathaway

Votes: 19

39. Allt hämnar sig (1917)

39 min | Short, Drama

4.9
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Director: Konrad Tallroth | Stars: Greta Almroth, Josua Bengtson, Albin Lavén, Alfred Lundberg

Votes: 7

40. Maharadjahens yndlingshustru I (1917)

72 min | Drama

5.0
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Director: Robert Dinesen | Stars: Edith Borré, Kai Heimann, Lilly Jacobson, Jonna Anker Kreutz

Votes: 5

41. Tepeyac (1917)

90 min | Drama

5.0
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A man (Arroyo Carrillo) is sent to Europe on a diplomatic mission. The ship in which he travels is sunk by a German submarine. In Mexico, his girlfriend Lupita (Cota) receives a telegram ... See full summary »

Directors: Carlos E. González, José Manuel Ramos, Fernando Sáyago | Stars: Roberto Arroyo Carrillo, Pilar Cota, Beatriz de Córdova, Luis García Carrillo

Votes: 17

42. Il processo Clémenceau (1917)

Adventure

5.0
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Director: Alfredo De Antoni | Stars: Francesca Bertini, Gina Cinquini, Antonio Cruichi, Alfredo De Antoni

Votes: 8

43. Golden Rule Kate (1917)

50 min | Western

5.0
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Mercedes Murphy and her partner, Slick Barney, run a saloon and dance hall in the tough town of Paradise, Nevada. While Mercedes is a hard-nosed businesswoman, she has a soft spot for her ... See full summary »

Director: Reginald Barker | Stars: Louise Glaum, William Conklin, Jack Richardson, Mildred Harris

Votes: 8

44. Rainbow Island (1917)

Comedy, Short

5.0
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After finding a note in a floating bottle, our hero is off to resue the heroine. He runs into a tribe of cannibals.

Director: Billy Gilbert | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, 'Snub' Pollard, Frank Alexander

Votes: 22

45. Mysteriet natten till den 25:e (1917)

35 min | Short

5.0
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A private investigator is invited to come to an address. He realizes that it is a trap and take some precautions before going there. Once in place, he is overpowered and tied to a chair with a time bomb.

Director: Georg af Klercker | Stars: Mary Johnson, Carl Barcklind, Artur Rolén, Olof Sandborg

Votes: 5

46. A béke útja (1917)

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Director: Michael Curtiz

Votes: 7

47. Musty's Vacation (1917)

Short, Comedy

5.0
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After a harrowing experience as driver of an express wagon, Musty feels in need of a thorough rest, and hies himself to the virgin forest. He proves to be a rank failure as a bear hunter, ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Myll | Stars: Harry Watson, Alma Hanlon, H.H. McCullum

Votes: 7

48. The Fighting Gringo (1917)

Western, Adventure

5.0
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Director: Fred Kelsey | Stars: Harry Carey, Claire Du Brey, George Webb, Rex De Rosselli

Votes: 15

49. Das Säugetier (1917)

6 min | Animation, Short

5.0
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Director: Robert L. Leonard

Votes: 6

50. Prazstí Adamité (1917)

Comedy

5.0
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Director: Antonín Fencl | Stars: Josef Vosalík, Terezie Javurková, Ada Karlovský, Marie Bohatová

Votes: 9