With Eclectic Film Company (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The Perils of Pauline (1914)

Passed | 199 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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Young Pauline is left a lot of money when her wealthy uncle dies. However, her uncle's secretary has been named as her guardian until she marries, at which time she will officially take ... See full summary »

Directors: Louis J. Gasnier, Donald MacKenzie | Stars: Pearl White, Crane Wilbur, Paul Panzer, Edward José

Votes: 913

2. The Exploits of Elaine (1914)

Action

6.5
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With the help of a private detective, Elaine tries to catch the masked criminal mastermind The Clutching Hand, who has murdered her father.

Directors: Louis J. Gasnier, George B. Seitz, Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: Pearl White, Arnold Daly, Creighton Hale, Raymond Owens

Votes: 40

3. Les Misérables, Part 2: Fantine (1913)

300 min | Drama

5.7
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Jean Valjean, guilty of a minor theft of food, is pursued and hounded for years by a relentless lawman, Javert.

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Maria Ventura, Maria Fromet, Mistinguett, Henry Krauss

Votes: 21

4. Les Misérables, Part 1: Jean Valjean (1913)

60 min | Drama

5.7
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The story begins with Jean Valjean as a humble worker endeavoring to provide for his invalid mother. They live in a squalid home, made more wretched by his inability to provide sufficient ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Henry Krauss, Henri Étiévant, Maria Ventura, Mistinguett

Votes: 22

5. The Reign of Terror (1914)

109 min | Drama, History

5.8
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The scene takes place in Paris in March 1793 during the Reign of Terror. The Knight of Maison-Rouge, posing as Citizen Morand, is organizing the escape of Queen Marie-Antoinette. He is ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Paul Escoffier, Mévisto, Marie-Louise Derval, Léa Piron

Votes: 29

6. War Is Hell (1914)

50 min | Drama, War

6.9
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An army pilot is on a visit at the home of another army pilot in the neighboured country. He falls in love with his sister. After the outbreak of a war between the two countries, her ... See full summary »

Director: Alfred Machin | Stars: Baert, Suzanne Berni, Fernand Crommelynck, Nadia D'Angely

Votes: 99

7. A Militant Suffragette (1913)

60 min | Comedy

5.4
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Nelly's mother is a suffragette and persuades her daughter to join the good cause. Placing a bomb under Lord William's chair love develops between the two.

Director: Urban Gad | Stars: Asta Nielsen, Max Landa, Charly Berger, Fred Immler

Votes: 44

8. Mysteries of Paris (1912)

50 min | Drama

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The Archduke Rodolphe d'Illyrie is secretly united to Countess Sarah Mac Gregor and they have a daughter together. The young woman learns that her father-in-law is potting to have the ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Paul Capellani, Henri Étiévant, Jean Kemm, Félix Gandéra

9. The Hand of Destiny (1914)

Drama

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Robert Rogers is heavily in debt as a result of gambling. He gets word from one of his cronies that there is a way out if he would consult Phony Bill. He does so and gives Phony Bill a note... See full summary »

10. The Waif (1914)

Drama

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Robert Daubrais, while in London, learned that his brother died in Paris. He had expected to inherit the bulk of the estate as the only heir, Arthur, was a sickly child. However, another ... See full summary »

Star: Maria Fromet

11. Lucretia Borgia (1912)

Drama

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About the daughter of the Borgia, a noble medieval house. From her numerous and unhappy weddings, to the forced monacation, to the will of her family.

Director: Gerolamo Lo Savio | Stars: Francesca Bertini, Vittoria Lepanto, Giovanni Pezzinga, Gustavo Serena

12. A World Without Men (1914)

Drama

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Three charming sisters vow to one another eternal adherence to the blessing. of single life. Augusta, ring-leader of the three, is particularly violent toward the sterner sex. She looks for... See full summary »

Director: Max Mack | Stars: Madge Lessing, Ida Frey, Alvine Davis, Otto Treptow

13. Max and the Lady Doctor (1909)

12 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

5.8
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Max discovers that in the same apartment house with him lives a most charming woman doctor. To meet her he fakes a sickness and calls upon her for professional advice. She thumps him, puts ... See full summary »

Director: Max Linder | Stars: Max Linder, Lucy d'Orbel, Georges Gorby

Votes: 84

14. Queen Margaret (1914)

Drama, History

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In 1572, young queen Marguerite de Valois is driven by her mother Catherine de Médicis to marry Henri de Navarre, a Protestant leader, so as to appease the tensions between Catholics and ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Desfontaines | Stars: Léontine Massart, Pierre Magnier, Rolla Norman, Henri Desfontaines

15. When Rome Ruled (1914)

50 min | Drama

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In one of the Roman colonies in North Africa lives with her father a beautiful young Christian girl, Nydia. A high priest of Jupiter, one of the principal Roman gods, sees her and desires ... See full summary »

Director: George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Nell Craig, Clifford Bruce, Riley Hatch, Walter R. Seymour

16. The Quest of the Sacred Jewel (1914)

40 min | Short, Drama

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David Harding visits in his wanderings an old friend in the city of Barrnipore. He hears of a religious festival to be held in the Temple that night and of a wonderful diamond of ... See full summary »

Director: George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Charles Arling, Edna Mayo, William Roselle, Ernest Truex

17. The Stain (1914)

6.1
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Stevens, the bank clerk, is ambitious. His great desire is to become a lawyer. He stays at the bank at night to study, but is unable to take a course at college owing to his poverty. He ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Powell | Stars: Edward José, Thurlow Bergen, Virginia Pearson, Eleanor Woodruff

Votes: 15

18. The Stolen Birthright (1914)

30 min | Short, Drama

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Silas Haskins, a poor farmer, is made happy through his wife bearing him a fine girl baby. At the same time the wife of his neighbor and landlord, Singleton, gives birth to twin daughters. ... See full summary »

Directors: Louis J. Gasnier, Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: Thurlow Bergen, Elsie Esmond, Frank Brownlee, Bessie Wharton

19. Nick Winter and the Lost Prince (1914)

Short, Drama

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Prince Alexis of Granovia is traveling incognito under the name of H. Leslie. On his travels he meets Cecile Dubois, with whom he falls desperately in love. At the time she feels sure he is... See full summary »

Director: Paul Garbagni | Star: Georges Vinter

20. Les Misérables, Part 4: Cosette and Marius (1913)

Short, Drama

7.1
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The rebellion of 1832 is on. There is rioting and barricading in the streets. Marius in despair, and in the hope that a bullet will soon end his life, joins the mob and becomes a fighter in... See full synopsis »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Maria Fromet, Gabriel de Gravone, Henry Krauss, Henri Étiévant

Votes: 12

21. The Ticket-of-Leave Man (I) (1914)

Crime, Drama

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Deciding to retire from business, Allen Bancroft's father plans to turn over the business to his son. Flattering as are the prospects, Allan is worried, for he has been leading a fast life ... See full summary »

Director: Henry J. Vernot | Stars: M.O. Penn, Sheldon Lewis, Harold Meltzer, George W. Middleton

22. Mother's Darling Little Boy (1914)

Short, Comedy

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The blue-eyed, curly-haired pet of the family, Willie, is the leader of a boy gang up to all sorts of tricks. On this red letter day they find Mr. Tipple Suds, the convivial husband of the ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander F. Frank | Stars: Crauford Kent, Justina Wayne, William Cowper

23. The Warning (II) (1914)

Short, Drama

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In spite of the influences of his father, a minister of the Gospel, Lester Goodrich seeks the companionship of fast friends. He makes constant demands on his parents for money, which he ... See full summary »

Director: Leopold Wharton | Stars: Creighton Hale, Frances White, M.O. Penn, Leopold Wharton

24. A Ruined Life (1912)

Short

8.3
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A film about family secrets...and deathbed confessions.

Director: Victor Sjöström | Stars: Hilda Borgström, Einar Fröberg, Anna Norrie, Richard Lund

Votes: 14

25. Les Misérables, Part 3: Cosette (1913)

Short, Drama

6.8
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The Thenardiers and their small daughter, Eponine, and young son, Gavroche, are seen at their dingy country tavern. Here little Cosette, the daughter of Fantine, is seen performing drudgery... See full synopsis »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Maria Fromet, Henry Krauss, Henri Étiévant, Maria Ventura

Votes: 13

26. The Taint (1914)

Drama

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Madame Bartlett, a celebrated biologist, employs Vera Knight as her assistant at the suggestion of a friend and soon comes to love her for the many good qualities the girl possesses. ... See full summary »

Stars: Helen Francis, Edward José, Ruby Hoffman, Creighton Hale

27. A Prince of India (1914)

Drama

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An Indian rajah determines to give the prince, his son, the advantages of an American university education, and brings him to the United States. Arriving at the university town they stop at... See full summary »

Directors: Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: M.O. Penn, Thurlow Bergen, Billy Mason, Riley Hatch

28. The Boundary Rider (1914)

Adventure

6.8
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The revenue men in New York are after the smugglers of opium and find that a certain Chinaman is in the habit of receiving a supply of the drug at stated periods. They follow him in the ... See full summary »

Directors: Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: Thurlow Bergen, Elsie Esmond, William Bailey, Harry Carr

Votes: 9

29. The Phantom Thief (1914)

Short, Crime, Thriller

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Wildemar, a man of wealth and influence, has been robbed of a pearl necklace worth many thousands of dollars. His secretary, who has been the only man in the room when the robbery took ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Garbagni | Star: Georges Vinter

30. The Reckoning (1914)

Crime, Drama

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Returning to Havre after a long and prosperous voyage, Captain Pierre Bernier looks forward to rejoining his family in Paris. He reports to his company and is chagrined to receive orders to... See full summary »

31. The Toreador's Oath (1913)

Short, Drama

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Drama involving bull fighter Gayetano and his enamored girl friend Juanita. After a dramatic abduction by jealous rival Manuel, her following faithlessness to Gayetano climaxes with ... See full summary »

Director: Urban Gad | Stars: Asta Nielsen, Paul Meffert, Martin Wolff, Frl. Portales

32. The Pawn of Fortune (1914)

Drama

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It is an unfortunate day for John Hadley when he protects Doris Jackson from the unwelcome advances of the boss's son, for it results in his discharge. It is doubly unfortunate as Hadley is... See full summary »

Directors: Leopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton | Stars: William Bailey, Harry Carr, Elsie Esmond, Jack Lee

33. Esther (1913)

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In the days of King Ahasueras, who reigned over all the provinces from India to Ethiopia, a feast was given to show the riches of his kingdom. Thinking to display the great beauty of his ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Andréani | Stars: Stacia Napierkowska, Henri Andréani, Eugene Creissel

34. Nero and Britannicus (1912)

Short

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In the opening scene, Britannicus is seen wooing Junia, to whom he is betrothed. He is the rightful heir to the throne of Rome. The emperor having died, Nero, assisted by his scheming ... See full summary »

Director: Camille de Morlhon | Stars: Romuald Joubé, Gabriel Signoret, Jean Hervé, Jeanne Grumbach

35. The Corsair (1914)

40 min | Short, Adventure

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On a raid by the corsairs several slaves are captured, among them a very beautiful Greek girl, Medora. The Lieutenant who has been in charge of the expedition casts covetous eyes on Medora ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Powell | Stars: Crane Wilbur, Anna Rose, Edward José, M.O. Penn

36. Les enfants d'Édouard (1914)

Short, Drama

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Director: Henri Andréani | Stars: René Alexandre, Albert Bras, Jeanne Delvair, Marcelle Fleury

37. A Man's Shadow (1913)

Short

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Roger Laroque, hearing of the dishonesty of Luverson, his employee, discharges him and earns his hatred. At a reception. Laroque meets Julia De Noirville, a lawyer's wife, and becomes ... See full summary »

Director: Adrien Caillard | Stars: Georges Dorival, Paul Capellani, Henri Collen, Maria Fromet

38. Madame Du Barry (1912)

Short, Drama, Romance

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A magnificent hand-colored production of an episode in the life of the notorious court beauty and favorite of Louis XV of France. Historically correct and admirably done by an excellent ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Stacia Napierkowska, Henry Krauss, Auguste Volny

39. Joseph's Trials in Egypt (1914)

Short, Drama, History

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Joseph, the favorite son of Jacob, angered his brothers when he told them that in a dream he saw himself made ruler over them. They went to feed their flocks in Dothan, where Joseph found ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Andréani

40. King of the Air (1913)

Short, Thriller

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Marc Devernis, the son of a wealthy banker, has two passions in life, his lovely fiancée Louise and aviation. Unfortunately for the two lovebirds, Louise's mother is ruined after making bad... See full summary »

Directors: René Leprince, Ferdinand Zecca | Stars: René Alexandre, Jeanne Grumbach, Gabriel Signoret, Gabrielle Robinne

41. Colonel Heeza Liar in the Wilderness (1914)

Animation, Comedy, Short

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In this offering the Colonel goes through some more of the startling experiences which have made him famous. Being left without a cook he captures a female chimpanzee which proves to be a ... See full summary »

Director: John Randolph Bray

42. The Siren (1913)

5.7
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Fernande, the daughter of poor parents, is very much dissatisfied with her lot in life and wants to get out where she can have some pleasure. She is a great flirt and has several men on the... See full summary »

Director: Albert Capellani | Stars: Mistinguett, Paul Capellani, Henry Krauss, Cécile Guyon

Votes: 7

43. A Temperamental Whiffles (1914)

Short, Comedy

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Here we see the exuberant Whiffles as a music composer with a wife who by herself would be by no means bad, but who with her mother (who lives with them) is like the little girl in the ... See full summary »

Star: Charles Prince

44. The Giants-White Sox Tour (1914)

Documentary, Short, Sport

4.6
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Frank McGlynn, Sr. plays a rabid fan who, upon learning that the Giants and White Sox are going to tour the world, decides to join them. The film is an odd combination of straight ... See full summary »

Director: Frank McGlynn Sr. | Stars: Khedive Abbas II, Hal Chase, Charles A. Comiskey, Tom Daly

Votes: 5

45. The Masked Motive (1914)

Drama

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Two girls in entirely different stations in life are very fond of each other. Sophie, the daughter of rich parents, and Marie Jean, her maid. Both are engaged to be married, Sophie to Count... See full summary »

46. The Bomb Boy (1914)

Short, Comedy, Drama

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Director: George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Ernest Truex, Elaine Ivans, Carl Harbaugh, Eleanor Woodruff

47. In a Difficult Position

Short, Comedy

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Max rips his trousers at a party.

Director: Max Linder | Star: Max Linder

48. Victims of Vanity (1914)

Drama, Short

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Harris is the secretary and confidential man of Banker Walrath, and when Mr. Walrath is about to leave on a business trip, he asks Harris to take charge of the wife's magnificent pearl ... See full summary »

Stars: Francis Carlyle, Helen Lynn, M.O. Penn, Harrish Ingraham

49. A Change of Heart (1914)

Romance

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James Mason has fallen in with bad companions and becomes known to the police as "Handsome Harry." He has just finished a five-year term in prison. Though inclined to reform, he listens to ... See full summary »

Director: Theodore Wharton | Stars: Thurlow Bergen, Elsie Esmond, M.O. Penn

50. The Bond of Love (II) (1914)

Short, Drama

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Bob Finch, an orphan who has been brought up by his uncle, has decided to go in for a professional career, and to complete his education enrolls at Chatham College. Eric, his cousin, who ... See full summary »

Director: Fred E. Wright | Stars: Newbold Moyes, Gailliard Thomas, Rufus King, Littlefield McCoy


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