Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1917

1. Cleopatra (1917) Cleopatra (1917)
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The story of Cleopatra, the fabulous queen of Egypt, and the epic romances between her and the greatest men of Rome, Julius Caesar and Antony. Dir: J. Gordon Edwards With: Theda Bara, Fritz Leiber, Thurston Hall Biography | Drama | History 125 mins.
2. Jack and the Beanstalk (1917) Jack and the Beanstalk (1917)
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Jack, a young boy from a poor family, exchanges the family cow for some magic beans. The beans grow... Dir: Chester M. Franklin, Sidney Franklin With: Francis Carpenter, Virginia Lee Corbin, Violet Radcliffe Fantasy 100 mins.
3. The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917) The Poor Little Rich Girl (1917)
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Gwen's family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy... Dir: Maurice Tourneur With: Mary Pickford, Madlaine Traverse, Charles Wellesley Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy | Romance 65 mins.
4. A Man There Was (1917) A Man There Was (1917)
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Terje Vigen, a sailor, suffers the loss of his family through the cruelty of another man. Years later... Dir: Victor Sjöström With: Victor Sjöström, Edith Erastoff, August Falck Drama 48 mins.
5. Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917) Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917)
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A writer bets a friend that he can write a 10,000-word novel in 24 hours. The friends takes the bet... Dir: Hugh Ford With: George M. Cohan, Anna Q. Nilsson, Hedda Hopper Mystery | Thriller
6. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917) Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917)
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With her family in financial difficulties, Rebecca is sent to live with her two strict, unfeeling aunts... Dir: Marshall Neilan With: Mary Pickford, Eugene O'Brien, Helen Jerome Eddy Comedy | Drama 78 mins.
7. The Little Princess (1917) The Little Princess (1917)
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Little Sara Crewe is placed in a boarding school by her father when he goes off to war, but he does not understand that the headmistress is a cruel... Dir: Marshall Neilan With: Mary Pickford, Norman Kerry, Katherine Griffith Drama 62 mins.
8. The Skylight Room (1917) The Skylight Room (1917)
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Dir: Martin Justice With: Jean Paige, Carlton S. King, Grace Ashley
9. Straight Shooting (1917) Straight Shooting (1917)
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Cattleman Flint cuts off farmer Sims' water supply. When Sims' son Ted goes for water, one of Flint's men kills him. Cheyenne is sent to finish off Sims, but finding the family at the newly dug grave, he changes sides. Dir: John Ford With: Harry Carey, Duke R. Lee, George Berrell Western 57 mins.
10. Das Rätsel der Stahlkammer (1917) Das Rätsel der Stahlkammer (1917)
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Dir: Max Mack With: Arthur Bergen, Lil Dagover, Bruno Kastner