With Vitagraph Company of America (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Aunty's Romance (1912)

Short, Drama

4.5
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In honor bound, Stephen Fiske, Jr., son of a supposed millionaire, tells Doris Myhtle, his fiancée, that the death of his father has revealed that he has died penniless and left him a poor ... See full summary »

Director: George D. Baker | Stars: Maurice Costello, Florence Turner, Mary Maurice, Harry T. Morey

Votes: 6

2. While the Auto Waits (1920)

Short, Drama

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Stars: Ethel Fleming, Regan Stewart

3. Humorous Phases of Funny Faces (1906)

3 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

6.2
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A cartoonist draws faces and figures on a blackboard - and they come to life.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 918

4. Gertie the Dinosaur (1914)

Not Rated | 12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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The cartoonist, Winsor McCay, brings the Dinosaurus back to life in the figure of his latest creation, Gertie the Dinosaur.

Director: Winsor McCay | Stars: Winsor McCay, George McManus, Roy L. McCardell, Thomas A. 'Tad' Dorgan

Votes: 2,576

5. The Redemption of Red Rube (1912)

Drama, Short

4.1
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Hurriedly making preparations to go in pursuit of "Red Rube," the outlaw, who has broken jail, Sheriff Sanders is accosted by "Spotted Snake," an Indian from the reservation, who enters his... See full summary »

Director: Rollin S. Sturgeon | Stars: Robert Thornby, George Stanley, Anne Schaefer, Eagle Eye

Votes: 7

6. Pampered Youth (1925)

70 min | Drama

6.0
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Director: David Smith | Stars: Cullen Landis, Ben Alexander, Allan Forrest, Alice Calhoun

Votes: 10

7. From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth (1912)

TV-PG | 71 min | Biography, Drama

5.8
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An account of the life of Jesus Christ, based on the books of the New Testament: After Jesus' birth is foretold to his parents, he is born in Bethlehem, and is visited by shepherds and wise... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Olcott | Stars: R. Henderson Bland, Percy Dyer, Gene Gauntier, Alice Hollister

Votes: 412

8. The Last Cartridge, an Incident of the Sepoy Rebellion in India (1908)

Not Rated | 10 min | Short, Drama

5.0
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Caught off-guard by Indian mutineers, a British soldier saves his last bullet for his daughter lest she be taken. This silent film features an original, scene-specific piano score compiled from period appropriate photoplay music.

Stars: Charles Kent, Florence Turner

Votes: 20

9. Captain Blood (1924)

110 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.2
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Peter Blood, a young Irish physician, treats a rebel soldier wounded in battle, and he is arrested, tried for treason and sent into slavery to Barbados. He and his friend Jeremy are bought ... See full summary »

Directors: David Smith, Albert E. Smith | Stars: J. Warren Kerrigan, Jean Paige, Charlotte Merriam, James Morrison

Votes: 36 | Gross: $0.21M

10. A Florida Enchantment (1914)

Unrated | 63 min | Comedy

6.0
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A young woman discovers a seed that can make women act like men and men act like women. She decides to take one, then slips one to her maid and another to her fiancé. The fun begins.

Director: Sidney Drew | Stars: Sidney Drew, Edith Storey, Charles Kent, Mrs. Sidney Drew

Votes: 170

11. The Haunted Hotel (1907)

5 min | Short, Comedy, Fantasy

6.7
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A traveler stays the night at a rural inn, but gets no rest as he is tormented by various spectres and mysterious happenings. The food on the table prepares itself, his clothes leave the ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Paul Panzer, William V. Ranous

Votes: 205

12. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1909)

12 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

5.8
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In ancient Athens, four young lovers escape into the woods. Meanwhile, tradesmen rehearse a play. All of them suffer from the shenanigans of mischievous fairies.

Directors: Charles Kent, J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Walter Ackerman, Charles Chapman, Dolores Costello, Helene Costello

Votes: 269

13. As You Like It (1912)

5.1
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After the overthrowing of Duke Senior by his tyrannical brother, Senior's daughter Rosalind disguises herself as a man and sets out to find her banished father while also counseling her clumsy suitor Orlando in the art of wooing.

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Charles Kent, James Young | Stars: Maurice Costello, Rose Coghlan, Rosemary Theby, Rose Tapley

Votes: 8

14. Black Beauty (I) (1921)

Passed | 70 min | Drama

6.1
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Anna Sewell's "autobiography" of a horse named Black Beauty is here expanded to include the adventures of the humans who surround the horse.

Director: David Smith | Stars: Jean Paige, James Morrison, George Webb, Bobbie Mack

Votes: 7

15. The Enchanted Profile (1918)

Short, Drama

2.6
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A stenographer attracts the attention of a rich woman for an unknown reason. A newspaper artist discovers that she shares a profile with the lady on the silver dollar.

Director: Martin Justice | Stars: Agnes Ayres, Evart Overton, Nellie Parker Spaulding, Adele DeGarde

Votes: 5

16. Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (1912)

Short, History

9.2
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On the battlefield of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln dedicated the ground upon which was fought, July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 1863, the bloodiest conflict and the... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, James Young | Stars: Ralph Ince, Tefft Johnson, James Young, Clara Kimball Young

Votes: 11

17. Lost on Dress Parade (1918)

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Towers Chandler saves a little out of his weekly pay from an architect's office and uses it to have a night on the town every few weeks. On one outing he meets a shop girl. When he boasts ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Justice | Stars: Patsy De Forest, Evart Overton

18. The Battle Cry of Peace (1915)

90 min | Drama

4.4
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Enemy agents under the leadership of "Emanon" conspire with pacifists to keep the American defense appropriations down at a time when forces of the enemy are preparing to invade. The ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Wilfrid North | Stars: Charles Richman, L. Rogers Lytton, James Morrison, Mary Maurice

Votes: 8

19. Humpty Dumpty Circus (1898)

Animation, Short, Comedy

6.2
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A reel of mirth-provoking stunts that will draw the pennies from the children, but which is of much interest to young and old alike. It opens with a crowd of children leaving school and ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith

Votes: 8

20. A Service of Love (1917)

Short

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Director: John S. Robertson | Stars: Walter McGrail, Mildred Manning

21. The Light in the Dark (1922)

33 min | Short, Crime, Drama

6.3
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A young girl is struck and seriously injured by a wealthy society matron's car. The woman brings the girl back to her house. Later, a hardened thief is told by the girl of a goblet, that ... See full summary »

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Hope Hampton, E.K. Lincoln, Lon Chaney, Theresa Maxwell Conover

Votes: 119

22. The Sawmill (1922)

25 min | Short, Comedy

6.0
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A bumbling sawmill employee tries to win the hand of the owner's daughter while staying out of the clutches of the mill's bullying foreman.

Directors: Larry Semon, Norman Taurog | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Larry Semon, Frank Alexander, Kathleen O'Connor

Votes: 190

23. A Tale of Two Cities (1911)

30 min | Short, Drama, History

6.3
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A condensed silent film version of the Charles Dickens classic about the French Revolution and its subsequent Reign of Terror.

Director: William Humphrey | Stars: Maurice Costello, Florence Turner, Charles Kent, Leo Delaney

Votes: 66

24. Winsor McCay, the Famous Cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and His Moving Comics (1911)

Not Rated | 7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Cartoon figures announce, via comic strip balloons, that they will move - and move they do, in a wildly exaggerated style.

Directors: Winsor McCay, J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Winsor McCay, John Bunny, Maurice Costello, George McManus

Votes: 1,350

25. The Battle Hymn of the Republic (1911)

Short, Drama

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This patriotic and historic picture portrays the writing of the famous national hymn by Mrs. Julia Ward Howe. In the early part of the Civil War President Lincoln was very much discouraged ... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, Laurence Trimble | Stars: Ralph Ince, Maurice Costello, Julia Swayne Gordon, Edith Storey

26. Her Crowning Glory (1911)

Unrated | 14 min | Comedy, Short

5.8
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A widower becomes infatuated with his daughter's governess, to the displeasure of the child and her nurse.

Director: Laurence Trimble | Stars: John Bunny, Flora Finch, Helene Costello, Kate Price

Votes: 153

27. Womanhood, the Glory of the Nation (1917)

70 min | Drama, War

8.2
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When the nation of Ruthania declares war on the United States, an army of enemy soldiers invades the U.S. and captures New York. But the American forces have prepared adequately for such an... See full summary »

Directors: J. Stuart Blackton, William P.S. Earle | Stars: Alice Joyce, Harry T. Morey, Naomi Childers, Joseph Kilgour

Votes: 5

28. The Story of a Glove (1915)

Comedy, Short

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When a young husband goes off to a college reunion party, his wife leaves one of her gloves in his coat pocket to remind him to come home early. When he finally does return home--late, as ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Drew | Stars: Sidney Drew, Mrs. Sidney Drew, Cortland Van Deusen, Hilda Scribner Spicer

29. Romeo and Juliet (I) (1908)

Short, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Two feuding houses are united with the marriage and eventual death of their children.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Paul Panzer, Florence Lawrence, John G. Adolfi, Josephine Atkinson

Votes: 34

30. A Rogue's Romance (1919)

50 min | Crime, Drama

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A welcome guest of the French aristocracy, Monsieur Picard having been awarded the Croix De Guerre, is also a master thief who baffles the Parisian police. One night, while Picard watches ... See full summary »

Director: James Young | Stars: Earle Williams, Brinsley Shaw, Harry von Meter, Herbert Standing

31. Bathing Beauties and Big Boobs (1918)

Comedy, Short

5.4
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A man decides to stage a fake robbery in front of his girlfriend's father (who doesn't like him), hoping it will make the father change his opinion. Unfortunately, real crooks wind up ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Semon | Stars: Larry Semon, Madge Kirby, Frank Alexander, James Donnelly

Votes: 19

32. The Life of Moses (1909)

Biography, Drama, Family

5.4
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The persecution of the children of Israel by the Egyptians. Now there arose up a new king in Egypt. And he said unto his people. Behold, the people of the children of Israel are more and ... See full synopsis »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Pat Hartigan, Julia Arthur, William Humphrey, Charles Kent

Votes: 27

33. The Girl Philippa (1916)

70 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

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About the year 1900 in a midnight raid on the palace of a Balkan king, emissaries of a great power slay the royal pair, and carry off the infant crown princess. The time shifts to the ... See full summary »

Director: S. Rankin Drew | Stars: Anita Stewart, S. Rankin Drew, Frank Morgan, Mrs. Curley

34. The Goddess (1915)

Drama, Romance

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A young girl is reared on a desert island by natives and led to believe that she is a goddess. One day an outsider comes to the island, and persuades her to accompany him to preach about ... See full summary »

Director: Ralph Ince | Stars: Anita Stewart, Earle Williams, Paul Scardon, Frank Currier

35. Macbeth (1908)

9 min | Short, Drama

6.0
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Macbeth usurps the Scottish throne by murdering his predecessor.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: William V. Ranous, Louise Carver, Paul Panzer, Charles Kent

Votes: 5

36. The Thieving Hand (1908)

Unrated | 5 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Short

6.8
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A one-armed man obtains an artificial limb which he cannot control.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: Paul Panzer

Votes: 471

37. Tearing Down the Spanish Flag (1898)

Not Rated | Short, War

5.0
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The film consists of a single shot of a hand tearing down a Spanish flag.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 45

38. The Adventure Shop (1919)

Adventure, Comedy, Crime

1.0
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Wealthy but bored Phyllis Blake and several of her like-minded friends come up with a plan to relieve their boredom--they start a business called "The Adventure Shop", which will provide ... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth S. Webb | Stars: Corinne Griffith, Walter McGrail, Warren Chandler, Priestly Morrison

Votes: 7

39. Uncle Tom's Cabin (I) (1910)

Short, Drama

4.5
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PART I. The incidents of this story are some of those preceding and lending up to the Civil War in 1861 and the Declaration of Emancipation. The central figure in the drama is Uncle Tom, a ... See full synopsis »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Stars: Florence Turner, Mary Fuller, Edwin R. Phillips, Flora Finch

Votes: 6

40. The Scarlet Runner (1916)

Passed | Action

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A series of 12 2-reel episodes, each a separate and unrelated story, relating the adventures of Christopher Race and his high-powered automobile, The Scarlet Runner. Each episode has a ... See full summary »

Director: Wally Van | Stars: Earle Williams, Marguerite Blake, L. Rogers Lytton, Charles Kent

41. How a Mosquito Operates (1912)

Not Rated | 6 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

6.4
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A hungry mosquito spots and follows a man on his way home. The mosquito slips into the room where the man is sleeping, and gets ready for a meal. His first attempts startle the man and wake him up, but the mosquito is very persistent.

Director: Winsor McCay

Votes: 931

42. The Count and the Wedding Guest (1918)

Short

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Director: Martin Justice | Stars: Jean Paige, Webster Campbell

43. Intrepid Davy (1911)

10 min | Comedy, Short

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Davy Jones is off again, bound for the East. Seated in a cabin with his messmates, Davy listens to the tales of the "harem" skirts, the Sultan's many charming wives. He listens and smokes ... See full summary »

Stars: John Bunny, Flora Finch, William Shea, Harry T. Morey

44. The Gift of the Magi (1917)

Short, Drama

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Director: Brinsley Shaw | Stars: William R. Dunn, Patsy De Forest, Claire McCormack

45. Goodness Gracious (1914)

Comedy, Short

8.0
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Director: James Young | Stars: Sidney Drew, Clara Kimball Young, Ned Finley, Kate Price

Votes: 11

46. The Little Minister (1913)

Short, Drama, Romance

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Part One. To start a little in advance of our story, Lord Rintoul, of the English nobility, finds a little Gypsy girl three years old, who had been deserted by her parents. Fifteen years ... See full summary »

Director: James Young | Stars: Clara Kimball Young, James Young, Mrs. E.M. Kimball, Robert Gaillard

47. Poet and Peasant (1912)

Drama, Romance, Short

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Louis La Salle, a young poet, tired of the dissipations of Paris, resolves to quit Paris for a summer holiday and go for a walking tour in Normandy. Mr. Savard lives on his small farm with ... See full summary »

Director: William V. Ranous | Stars: Herbert Barry, Charles Eldridge, Clara Kimball Young, James Young

48. Lightning Sketches (1907)

2 min | Animation, Short

5.2
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An illustrator draws some sketches at lightning speed. He first illustrates how he can turn a written word into a sketch of that word. The first word he writes is coon, which he transforms ... See full summary »

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: J. Stuart Blackton

Votes: 114

49. Two to One (1927)

24 min | Short

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Director: David Smith | Stars: Cullen Landis, Ben Alexander, Alice Calhoun

50. The Darkest Hour (1919)

Drama

6.2
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Wealhy New Yorker Peter Schuyler has a best friend in Lee Austin--so he thinks. Actually, Austin and Marion Dinsmore have a scheme whereby Marion marries Schuyler, then divorces him, gets a... See full summary »

Director: Paul Scardon | Stars: Harry T. Morey, Anna Lehr, Jean Paige, George Howard

Votes: 5


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