Most Popular Titles Released In 1896

1. The Arrival of a Train (1896 Documentary) The Arrival of a Train (1896 Documentary)
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A group of people are standing in a straight line along the platform of a railway station, waiting for a train... Dir: Auguste Lumière, Louis Lumière Documentary 1 mins.
2. The House of the Devil (1896 Short Film) The House of the Devil (1896 Short Film)
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With the help of a magic cauldron, Mephistopheles conjures up a variety of supernatural characters. Dir: Georges Méliès With: Jeanne d'Alcy, Jules-Eugène Legris, Georges Méliès Horror 3 mins.
3. Coucher de la mariée (1896 Short Film) Coucher de la mariée (1896 Short Film)
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A woman undresses on her wedding night. Dir: Albert Kirchner With: Louise Willy 7 mins.
4. The Kiss (1896 Short Film) The Kiss (1896 Short Film)
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Two people kiss. Dir: William Heise With: May Irwin, John C. Rice Romance 1 mins.
5. Conjuring (1896 Short Film) Conjuring (1896 Short Film)
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Boognish the goddemon Wants your soul to perform tricks for him. WEEN is your only salvation. Dir: Georges Méliès
6. A Nightmare (1896 Short Film) A Nightmare (1896 Short Film)
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A man sleeps fitfully then dreams that a lovely woman is sitting at the foot of his bed. He reaches to embrace her and she becomes a minstrel... Dir: Georges Méliès 1 mins.
7. La fée aux choux (1896 Short Film) La fée aux choux (1896 Short Film)
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The first film directed by a female director, "The Cabbage Fairy" presents a brief fantasy tale involving... Dir: Alice Guy With: Alice Guy, Germaine Serand, Yvonne Serand Family | Fantasy 1 mins.
8. Awakening of Rip (1896 Short Film) Awakening of Rip (1896 Short Film)
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Dir: William K.L. Dickson With: Joseph Jefferson Drama
9. Démolition d'un mur (1896 Documentary) Démolition d'un mur (1896 Documentary)
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Auguste Lumière directs four workers in the demolition of an old wall at the Lumière factory. One worker is pressing the wall inwards with a jackscrew... Dir: Louis Lumière With: Auguste Lumière Documentary 1 mins.
10. Coronation of the Emperor Nicholas the Second (1896 Documentary) Coronation of the Emperor Nicholas the Second (1896 Documentary)
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The coronation of the Russian Tsar Nicholas II in Moscow. Dir: Camille Cerf With: Tsar Nicholas II, Tsarina Alexandra Documentary | News 2 mins.