Most Popular Feature Films Released In 1926

1. Mother of Mine (1926) Mother of Mine (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A sincere working-class 13-year old in France is adopted by a well-meaning philanthropic millionairess from America -- who promises his doting mother that the boy will have the finest education -- but things are not so simple. Dir: Jacques Feyder With: Jean Forest, Rolla Norman, Françoise Rosay Drama 113 mins.
2. The General (1926) The General (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single-handedly and straight through enemy lines. Dir: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton With: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender Action | Adventure | Comedy | Drama | War 67 mins.
3. Tell It to the Marines (1926) Tell It to the Marines (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A gruff Marine sergeant and a handsome new recruit compete for the affection of a nurse. Dir: George W. Hill With: Lon Chaney, William Haines, Eleanor Boardman Comedy | Drama | Romance | War United States-PASSED 103 mins.
4. Faust (1926) Faust (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The demon Mephisto wagers with God that he can corrupt a mortal man's soul. Dir: F.W. Murnau With: Gösta Ekman, Emil Jannings, Camilla Horn Drama | Fantasy | Horror 85 mins.
5. The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926) The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess. Dir: Lotte Reiniger Animation | Adventure | Fantasy | Romance 81 mins.
6. Flesh and the Devil (1926) Flesh and the Devil (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved. Dir: Clarence Brown With: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 112 mins.
7. The Son of the Sheik (1926) The Son of the Sheik (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The son of the sheik and a dancing girl fall in love, but when he is made to believe she has betrayed him he seeks revenge. Dir: George Fitzmaurice With: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky, George Fawcett Adventure | Drama United States-PASSED 68 mins.
8. Don Juan (1926) Don Juan (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Misogynistic skirt chaser Don Juan falls for a convent girl. Dir: Alan Crosland With: Jane Winton, John Roche, Warner Oland Adventure | Romance United States-PASSED 110 mins.
9. The Mountain Eagle (1926) The Mountain Eagle (1926)
In the Kentucky hills a store keeper tries to win the love of an innocent schoolteacher. She runs away and seeks refuge with a hermit. Dir: Alfred Hitchcock With: Bernhard Goetzke, Nita Naldi, Malcolm Keen Romance | Thriller 57 mins.
10. The Scarlet Letter (1926) The Scarlet Letter (1926)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After having a child out of wedlock, a young Puritan woman is pressured to reveal the name of her lover. Dir: Victor Sjöström With: Lillian Gish, Lars Hanson, Henry B. Walthall Drama United States-PASSED 115 mins.