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The gold rush

Classic Chaplin (the Little Tramp) prospects for gold, gets involved with a dance hall girl, and deals with a burly competitor during the Yukon gold rush.

Silent Ozu, three crime dramas. Walk cheerfully

Walk cheerfully (1930, 96 min.). A seemingly no-good hood reveals his softer side when he loses his heart to a winsome secretary.

Buster Keaton. The short films collection, 1920-1923

A collection of Buster Keaton's 19 classic silent short comedy films.

Земля Zemli︠a

Zemli︠a: Workers on the Ukrainian farms struggle to use the land for what they think are the best purposes. Reflects the agricultural collectivization that was going on in the Soviet Union at the time this film was made....

The general
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A silent film considered one of Keaton's best. Based on a true incident during the Civil War in which a band of Union raiders penetrated Confederate lines and stole a locomotive.

Modern times

When his boss demands more speed and efficiency, Chaplin goes crazy from his repetitious assembly line job. Primarily a silent film with music and sound effects, but occasional voices emanate from radios and television s...

The lodger a story of the London Fog

This haunting silent thriller tells the tale of a mysterious young man who takes up residence at a London boardinghouse, just as a killer who preys on blonde women, known as the Avenger, descends upon the city. The film ...

The epic of Everest

When George Mallory and Sandy Irvine set out to reach the summit of Everest in 1924 they came closer than any previous attempt. Inspired by the work of Herbert Ponting (the Great White Silence) Captain Noel filmed in the...

Dawson City frozen time

"This meditation on cinema's past from Decasia director Bill Morrison pieces together the bizarre true history of a long-lost collection of 533 nitrate film prints from the early 1900s. Located just south of the Arctic C...


The story of a 21st century city run by a "super trustee" and his collaborators who live in a paradise-like garden. Workers are totally enslaved by machines and condemned to live underground. In the midst of this misery,...

Steamboat Bill, Jr

A college student is forced by his crusty father to learn the ropes of riverboating during a feud between his father and a rival.


A religious hypocrite insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian family.

The circus

In the last film he made during the silent era, Charlie Chaplin shines as director, composer, and star. A gag-packed comedy full of audacious set pieces, it showcases silent cinema's most popular entertainer and ranks am...

City lights
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The most cherished film by Charlie Chaplin is also his ultimate Little Tramp chronicle. The writer-director-star achieved new levels of grace, in both physical comedy and dramatic poignancy, with this silent tale of a lo...

Silent Ozu, three crime dramas. Dragnet girl

Dragnet girl (1933, 100 min.). In this splendidly designed tale of redemption, a no-nonsense gangster's moll is troubled by the growing attraction between her man and a virtuous

Silent Ozu, three crime dramas. That night's wife

That night's wife (1930, 65 min.). Under cloak of night, a mysterious thief commits a ruthless robbery, yet the criminal turns out to be less than evil in Ozu's noir-tinged domestic tale.

Sherlock Jr

Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made (1924), Sherlock Jr. offers fast-paced slapstick as well as a brilliant deconstruction of the filmmaking process. Keaton stars as a movie th...

The birth of a nation D.W. Griffith's American epic
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Nearly 100 years after its initial release, this film remains one of the most controversial films ever made and a landmark achievement in film history that continues to fascinate and enrage audiences. It is the epic stor...

The cameraman
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A loveable buffoon pretends to be a cameraman so he can be near a pretty office worker for MGM.


It was the last silent feature to star Harold Lloyd, and one of his very best. The slapstick legend reprises his "Glasses Character" this time as a good-natured but scatterbrained New Yorker who can't keep a job. He fina...

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