MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 24,795 this week

Alice in Wonderland (1903)

6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 1,567 users  
Reviews: 15 user | 11 critic

Alice dozes in a garden, awakened by a dithering white rabbit in waistcoat with pocket watch. She follows him down a hole and finds herself in a hall of many doors. A key opens a small door... See full summary »

Writers:

(novel),
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 03 Jan 2011
 
list image
a list of 154 titles
created 01 Jul 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 09 Mar 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 29 Jan 2014
 
list image
UK
a list of 33 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Alice in Wonderland (1903)

Alice in Wonderland (1903) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Alice in Wonderland.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Frankenstein (1910)
Short | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Frankenstein, a young medical student, trying to create the perfect human being, instead creates a misshapen monster. Made ill by what he has done, Frankenstein is comforted by his fiancée ... See full summary »

Director: J. Searle Dawley
Stars: Mary Fuller, Charles Ogle, Augustus Phillips
Short | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Using every known means of transportation, several savants from the Geographic Society undertake a journey through the Alps to the Sun which finishes under the sea.

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Georges Méliès
Short | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

At the royal court, a prince is presenting the princess whom he is pledged to marry, when a witch suddenly appears. Though driven off, the witch soon returns, summons some of her servants, ... See full summary »

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Bleuette Bernon, Georges Méliès
Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

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
The Black Imp (1905)
Short | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A traveler at an inn is harassed by a mischievous devil in his room.

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Georges Méliès
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A band-leader assembles an orchestra by mystifying means.

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Georges Méliès
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Edwin S. Porter
Stars: Gladys Hulette
Short | Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The leader of a marching band demonstrates an unusual way of writing music.

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Georges Méliès
Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Bud Pollard
Stars: Ruth Gilbert, Ralph Hertz, Lillian Ardell
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In the garden, a man asks his friends to do something silly for him to record on film.

Director: Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince
Stars: Harriet Hartley, Adolphe Le Prince, Joseph Whitley
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A chemist in his laboratory places upon a table his own head, alive; then fixing upon his head a rubber tube with a pair of bellows, he begins to blow with all his might. Immediately the ... See full summary »

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Georges Méliès
Short | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A bat flies into an ancient castle and transforms itself into Mephistopheles himself. Producing a cauldron, Mephistopheles conjures up a young girl and various supernatural creatures, one ... See full summary »

Director: Georges Méliès
Stars: Jeanne d'Alcy, Georges Méliès
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
May Clark ...
Cecil M. Hepworth ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Blair ...
Geoffrey Faithfull ...
Stanley Faithfull ...
Mrs. Hepworth ...
White Rabbit / Queen
Norman Whitten ...
Edit

Storyline

Alice dozes in a garden, awakened by a dithering white rabbit in waistcoat with pocket watch. She follows him down a hole and finds herself in a hall of many doors. A key opens a small door: eventually, she's through into a garden where a dog awaits. Later, in the rabbit's home, her size is again a problem. She tries to help a nanny with a howling baby, then a Cheshire cat directs her to a tea party where the Mad Hatter and March Hare dunk a dormouse. Expelled from the party, Alice happens on a royal processional: all the cards in the deck precede the Queen of Hearts, who welcomes then turns on Alice and calls on the royal executioner. Alice must run for her life. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Fantasy | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

17 October 1903 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alice Csodaországban  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (2010 restored)

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The first film adaptation of the book. See more »

Connections

Version of Alisa v strane chudes (1981) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Bits and Pieces
27 May 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This short piece, the first ever film adaptation of the Lewis Carroll story, has some nice costumes and clever visuals. Since it is only eight minutes, there is little time to develop anything. We have the scenes with the mushrooms and the drink that make Alice small, then big. We have the baby turning into a pig. We meet the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter and the March Hare. a full deck of playing cards, and the Queen of Hearts. If you know the story, this is fine. Otherwise it is practice for future cinema. The piece I viewed was restored from badly damaged film. The beginning is nearly unwatchable, but as we get farther in, it gets better.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
how can i find a copy of this film? andyjohanson
The Ist Alice on film virginia-12
Watch and download Alice in Wonderland for free here mspaintnerd
History of special effects svenrufus
Watch and Download Alice in Wonderland (1903) for free here mspaintnerd555
Discuss Alice in Wonderland (1903) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?