Search results for "1928"
Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge
IMDb: 6.6
137

An odd and tightly directed tale of a singer/dancer at the Moulin Rouge, who meets her daughter’s fiance, only to have him fall obsessively in love with her and she…

Genre: Drama, Music
West of Zanzibar

West of Zanzibar

West of Zanzibar
IMDb: 7.2
70

A magician seeks vengeance upon the man who paralyzed him and the illegitimate daughter he sired with the magician’s wife.

Genre: Drama, Mystery
The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden
IMDb: 6.8
78

Toni Le Brun, a beautiful Viennese singer, becomes the ward of the wardrobe mistress of a Monte Carlo nightclub. Her benefactor, however, is actually a baroness incognito. Toni falls in…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Lonesome

Lonesome

Lonesome
IMDb: 7.8
70

Two lonely people in the big city meet and enjoy the thrills of an amusement park, only to lose each other in the crowd after spending a great day together….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Steamboat Willie

Steamboat Willie

Steamboat Willie
IMDb: 7.6
8

Mickey Mouse, piloting a steamboat, delights his passenger, Minnie, by making musical instruments out of the menagerie on deck.

Genre: Animation
Steamboat Bill, Jr.

Steamboat Bill, Jr.

Steamboat Bill, Jr.
IMDb: 7.9
70

The just out of college effete son of a no-nonsense steamboat captain comes to visit his father whom he’s not seen since he was little.

Street Angel

Street Angel

Street Angel
IMDb: 7.4
102

A spirited young woman finds herself destitute and on the streets before joining a traveling carnival, where she meets a vagabond painter.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Underground

Underground

Underground
IMDb: 7.3
84

A working-class love story set in and around the London Underground of the 1920s. Two men – gentle Bill and brash Bert – meet and are attracted to the same…

Genre: Drama
October (Ten Days that Shook the World)

October (Ten Days that Shook the World)

October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
IMDb: 7.4
115

Sergei M. Eisenstein’s docu-drama about the 1917 October Revolution in Russia. Made ten years after the events and edited in Eisenstein’s ‘Soviet Montage’ style, it re-enacts in celebratory terms several…

Genre: Drama, History
Verdun: Vision of History

Verdun: Vision of History

Verdun: Vision of History
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

In 1928 Poirier completed Verdun: Visions of History, a dramatized documentary about the battle. The film was shot on site of the carnage. Poirier utilised, ten years after the conflict,…

Genre: War
The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra

The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra

The Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra
IMDb: 7.1
14

This short experimental film tells the story of a man who comes to Hollywood to become a star, only to fail and be dehumanized. He is identified by the number…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Cameraman

The Cameraman

The Cameraman
IMDb: 8.1
76

A photographer takes up newsreel shooting to impress a secretary.

The Man Who Laughs

The Man Who Laughs

The Man Who Laughs
IMDb: 7.7
110

Gwynplaine, son of Lord Clancharlie, has a permanent smile carved on his face by the King, in revenge for Gwynplaine’s father’s treachery. Gwynplaine is adopted by a travelling showman and…

Genre: Drama, Horror
The Passion of Joan of Arc

The Passion of Joan of Arc

The Passion of Joan of Arc
IMDb: 8.1
82

A classic of the silent age, this film tells the story of the doomed but ultimately canonized 15th-century teenage warrior. On trial for claiming she’d spoken to God, Jeanne d’Arc…

Genre: Drama, History
Beggars of Life

Beggars of Life

Beggars of Life
IMDb: 7.5
100

After killing her treacherous step-father, a girl tries to escape the country with a young vagabond. She dresses as a boy, they hop freight trains, quarrel with a group of…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
The Docks of New York

The Docks of New York

The Docks of New York
IMDb: 7.5
76

A blue-collar worker on New York’s depressed waterfront finds his life changed after he saves a woman attempting suicide.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Shiraz: A Romance of India

Shiraz: A Romance of India

Shiraz: A Romance of India
IMDb: 6.9
106

A historical romance set in the Mughal Empire. Selima is a princess-foundling raised by a potter and loved by her brother, Shiraz. She is abducted and sold as a slave…

Genre: Drama, Romance
L’Argent

L’Argent

L’Argent
IMDb: 7.6
165

Adapted from the novel L’Argent by Émile Zola, the film portrays the world of banking and the stock market in Paris in the 1920s.

Genre: Drama
The Sex Life of the Polyp

The Sex Life of the Polyp

The Sex Life of the Polyp
IMDb: 5.3
11

Dr. Benchley is addressing the Ladies Club on the subject of the reproductive habits of the polyp, a small aquatic organism. Although he is not able to display his live…

Genre: Comedy
Storm Over Asia

Storm Over Asia

Storm Over Asia
IMDb: 7.1
127

In 1918 a young and simple Mongol herdsman and trapper is cheated out of a valuable fox fur by a European capitalist fur trader. Ostracized from the trading post, he…

Genre: Drama, War
Champagne

Champagne

Champagne
IMDb: 5.6
93

Betty, the rebellious daughter of a millionaire, decides to marry the penniless Jean—against her father’s will—and runs away to France and lives a life of luxury on the profits from…

Genre: Comedy
The Farmer’s Wife

The Farmer’s Wife

The Farmer’s Wife
IMDb: 5.9
129

Successful middle-aged farmer Samuel Sweetland becomes widowed, then his daughter marries and leaves home. Deciding he wishes to remarry, Sweetland pursues some local women he considers prospects.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Circus

The Circus

The Circus
IMDb: 8.2
72 min

Charlie, a wandering tramp, becomes a pirate handyman and falls in love with the circus owner’s kid. Unaware of Charlie’s attachment, the woman falls in love with a handsome young…

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Genre: Romance
The Last Command

The Last Command

The Last Command
IMDb: 8.0
88 min

An former Imperial Russian general and cousin of the Czar ends up in Hollywood as an extra in a film directed by a former radical.

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Genre: History, Romance, War
Speedy

Speedy

Speedy
IMDb: 7.7
85 min

Speedy loses his job as a soda jerk, subsequently spent the afternoon with his woman at Coney Island. Then he becomes a taxi driver and provides Babe Ruth into Yankee…

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Shooting Stars

Shooting Stars

Shooting Stars
IMDb: 7.2
70 min

Your husband along with wife acting team of Mae Feather and Julian Gordon is ripped apart if he finds that she is having the affair with an display comic Andy…

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Genre: Drama
Spies

Spies

Spies
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

The reason for a omnipresent spy surgery discovers of a dangerous love involving a Russian woman in his use and also a running broker from the administration’s spy support.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller