What are the best movies in theaters 1914

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Gertie the Dinosaur

Although not the first feature-length animated film, as is sometimes thought, it was the first cartoon to feature a character with an appealing personality. The appearance of a true character distinguished it from earlier animated "trick films", such as those of Blackton and Cohl, and makes it the predecessor to later popular cartoons such as those by Walt Disney. The film was also the first to be created using keyframe animation.

Release On: 8th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 90
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Mabel's Strange Predicament

The Tramp gets drunk in a hotel lobby and causes some misunderstandings between Mabel and her lover.

Release On: 14th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 48
Vote Average: 5.5/10


Home, Sweet Home

John Howard Payne leaves home and begins a career in the theater. Despite encouragement from his mother and his sweetheart, Payne begins to lead a life of dissolute habits, and this soon leads to ruin and misery. In deep despair, he thinks of better days, and writes a song that later provides inspiration to several others in their own times of need.

Release On: 16th - May - 1914

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.4/10


Making a Living

A swindler scams a journalist to get some money and then applies for a job at his newspaper.

Release On: 2nd - February - 1914

Vote Count: 53
Vote Average: 5.8/10


A Film Johnnie

The Tramp, a film Johnnie (someone who loiters near theaters or studios to meet stars or get a job), attempts to meet his favorite movie actress at the Keystone Studio, but does not win friends there.

Release On: 2nd - March - 1914

Vote Count: 41
Vote Average: 5.5/10


Mabel at the Wheel

Charlie, competing with his rival's race car, offers Mabel a ride on his motorcycle but drops her in a puddle. He also kidnaps his rival before the race. But Mabel decides to take the wheels in his place, thus causing a threat to Charlie. As the race progresses, despite a very late start, Mabel manages to gain a lead of three laps. Charlie with his henchmen, tries to sabotage the race by using oil and bombs on the track. They seem to succeed for a while, but their dirty tricks were not enough to stop the high-spirited Mabel from winning the race.

Release On: 18th - April - 1914

Vote Count: 22
Vote Average: 5.5/10


Laughing Gas

Although only a dental assistant, Charlie pretends to be the dentist. After receiving too much anesthesia, a patient can't stop laughing, so Charlie knocks him out with a club.

Release On: 9th - July - 1914

Vote Count: 31
Vote Average: 5.8/10


Kid Auto Races at Venice

The Tramp interferes with the celebration of several kid auto races in Venice, California (Junior Vanderbilt Cup Race, January 10 and 11, 1914), standing himself in the way of the cameraman who is filming the event.

Release On: 7th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 79
Vote Average: 5.7/10


The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'

Thwarted by his despotic uncle from continuing his love affair, a young man's thoughts turn dark as he dwells on ways to deal with his uncle. Becoming convinced that murder is merely a natural part of life, he kills his uncle and hides the body. However, the man's conscience awakens; Paranoia sets in and nightmarish visions begin to haunt him.

Release On: 2nd - August - 1914

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 5.8/10


Judith of Bethulia

Griffith adapts the story of the Apocryphal Book of Judith to the screen. During the siege of the Jewish city of Bethulia by the Assyrian tyrant Holofernes, a widow named Judith forms a plan to stop the war as her people suffer in starvation, nearly ready to surrender.

Release On: 8th - March - 1914

Vote Count: 20
Vote Average: 6.2/10


His Prehistoric Past

Set in the stone age, King Low-Brow rules the land and a harem of wives. When Charlie arrives in this land (where every man has one thousand wives), he falls in love with the King's favorite wife. When the King falls over a cliff, he is presumed dead and Charlie crowns himself King. The King, however, is not dead and comes back and bashes Charlie over the head with a rock. It turns out it was a dream and a police man bashed Charlie over the head with his club because he was sleeping in the park.

Release On: 7th - December - 1914

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 5.5/10


Tillie's Punctured Romance

A womanizing city man meets Tillie in the country, after a fight with his girlfriend. When he sees that Tillie's father has a very large bankroll for his workers, he persuades her to elope with him.

Release On: 14th - November - 1914

Vote Count: 36
Vote Average: 6.3/10


The Fatal Mallet

Three men will fight for the love of a charming girl. Charlie will play dirty, throwing bricks and using a huge hammer.

Release On: 1st - June - 1914

Vote Count: 26
Vote Average: 5.6/10


The Knockout

To show his girl how brave he is, Fatty challenges the champion to a fight. Charlie referees, trying to avoid contact with the two monsters.

Release On: 11th - June - 1914

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 5.3/10


Between Showers

Mr. Snookie steals an umbrella and then, while trying to help a woman to cross a puddle, the Tramp appears and intervenes.

Release On: 28th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 38
Vote Average: 5.1/10


The Rounders

Two drunks fight with their wives and then go out and get even drunker.

Release On: 7th - September - 1914

Vote Count: 38
Vote Average: 6.3/10


The Squaw Man

Blamed for the theft of an orphans fund, Captain James Wynnegate flees to the West where he makes a new life with the Indian woman Nat-U-Rich.

Release On: 15th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 13
Vote Average: 6/10


The Sign of the Cross

In 64 A.D., Marcus Superbus is Prefect of Rome. When the Emperor Nero decides to renew persecution of the Christians, Marcus opposes him, fearing for the safety of Mercia, the Christian woman whom he loves. Through the machinations of the Empress Poppaea and other women at court, Tigellinus, Nero's agent in the war against the Christians, convinces Nero to have Mercia arrested. Marcus appeals to the emperor for mercy, but is told that she can be saved only by renouncing Christianity. Waiting to enter the arena to be killed, Mercia steadfastly refuses to reject her religion, despite Marcus' pleas. Finally, Marcus is converted by her and they enter the arena to face death together.

Release On: 21st - December - 1914

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 4.6/10


A Busy Day

A jealous wife is chasing her unfaithful husband during a parade, after he starts to flirt with a pretty woman.

Release On: 7th - May - 1914

Vote Count: 29
Vote Average: 4.9/10


Tango Tangles

In a dance hall, two members of the orchestra and a tipsy dancer fight over the hat check girl.

Release On: 9th - March - 1914

Vote Count: 33
Vote Average: 4.8/10