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Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history.

Release On: 4th - September - 1916

Vote Count: 193
Vote Average: 7.4/10

The Floorwalker

An impecunious customer creates chaos in a department store while the manager and his assistant plot to steal the money kept in the establishment's safe.

Release On: 15th - May - 1916

Vote Count: 59
Vote Average: 6.5/10

The Pawnshop

A pawnbroker's assistant deals with his grumpy boss, his annoying co-worker and some eccentric customers as he flirts with the pawnbroker's daughter, until a perfidious crook with bad intentions arrives at the pawnshop.

Release On: 2nd - October - 1916

Vote Count: 67
Vote Average: 6.7/10

The Vagabond

After passing the hat and taking the donations intended for German street musicians Charlie heads for the country. Here he finds and rescues a girl from a band of gypsies. The girl falls in love with an artist whose portrait is later seen in a shop by the girl's real mother. The mother and the artist arrive in a chauffeured auto and offer Charlie money for his services, money which he rejects.

Release On: 10th - July - 1916

Vote Count: 84
Vote Average: 6.7/10

One A.M.

A drunken homeowner has a difficult time getting about in his home after arriving home late at night.

Release On: 7th - August - 1916

Vote Count: 70
Vote Average: 6.8/10

The Rink

After amusements working in a restaurant, Charlie uses his lunch break to go roller skating.

Release On: 4th - December - 1916

Vote Count: 72
Vote Average: 6.8/10

Behind the Screen

During the troubled shooting of several movies, David, the prop man's assistant, meets an aspiring actress who tries to find work in the studio. Things get messy when the stagehands decide to go on strike.

Release On: 13th - November - 1916

Vote Count: 54
Vote Average: 6.4/10

The Fireman

Charlie is a fireman who always does everything wrong. A man talks the Fire Chief into ignoring his burning home (he wants the insurance money) unaware that his daughter (the love of the Chief) is upstairs in the house. When the house next door catches fire its owner rouses Charlie who rouses the force.

Release On: 12th - June - 1916

Vote Count: 61
Vote Average: 6.4/10

Hell's Hinges

When Reverend Robert Henley and his sister Faith arrive in the town of Hell's Hinges, saloon owner Silk Miller and his cohorts sense danger to their evil ways. They hire gunman Blaze Tracy to run the minister out of town. But Blaze finds something in Faith Henley that turns him around, and soon Silk Miller and his compadres have Blaze to deal with.

Release On: 5th - March - 1916

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 6.1/10

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Captain Nemo has built a fantastic submarine for his mission of revenge. He has traveled over 20,000 leagues in search of Charles Denver - a man who caused the death of Princess Daaker. Seeing what he had done, Denver took the daughter to his yacht and sailed away.

Release On: 24th - December - 1916

Vote Count: 30
Vote Average: 6.5/10

The Battle of the Somme

A documentary and propaganda film which shows the British Army's preparations for, and the early stages of, the battle of the Somme.

Release On: 21st - August - 1916

Vote Count: 13
Vote Average: 6.3/10

The Count

A tailor's apprentice burns Count Broko's clothes while ironing them and the tailor fires him. Later, the tailor discovers a note explaining that the count cannot attend a dance party, so he dresses as such to take his place; but the apprentice has also gone to the mansion where the party is celebrated and bumps into the tailor in disguise…

Release On: 4th - September - 1916

Vote Count: 44
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Charlie is released from prison and immediately swindled by a fake parson. A fellow ex-convict convinces Charlie to help burglarize a house.

Release On: 27th - May - 1916

Vote Count: 40
Vote Average: 6.3/10

Hoodoo Ann

A teenage orphan (Mae Marsh) is taken in by a childless couple and quickly falls for the boy next door (Robert Harron). Director Lloyd Ingraham's 1916 silent film also stars Wilbur Higby, Loyola O'Connor and Anna Hernandez.

Release On: 26th - March - 1916

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.8/10

The Dumb Girl of Portici

Fenella, a poor Italian girl, falls in love with a Spanish nobleman, but their affair triggers a revolution and national catastrophe.

Release On: 30th - January - 1916

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 6.8/10


Count Ferdinand, a submarine commander and secret pacifist refuses to torpedo a defenseless passenger ship during wartime. His submarine is sunk in the following fracas. In the spirit world, Christ commends the captain, and returns to earth in the commander's body to promote His message of peace.

Release On: 2nd - June - 1916

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 5.1/10

Where Are My Children?

Walton, the District Attorney, yearns to have children. Soon after defending an author on trial for publishing indecent literature, Walton discovers a secret his wife and her socialite friends have been hiding from him.

Release On: 16th - April - 1916

Vote Count: 17
Vote Average: 6.1/10

Joan the Woman

A WWI English officer is inspired the night before a dangerous mission by a vision of Joan of Arc, whose story he relives.

Release On: 25th - December - 1916

Vote Count: 14
Vote Average: 5.6/10

Verdens undergang

Mine worker West lives in a small mining town with his daughters Edith and Dina. When the mine owner Stoll comes to town to inspect the work, he falls in love with Dina. Against her fathers will, she elopes with the unscrupulous stock exchange speculator. When the news about a meteor approaching the earth causes panic, Stoll exploits the situation to make a killing on the stock market. While people sell, Stoll buys everything he can get his hands on. In collaboration with the newspaper editor he reassures the public with a fake article and sells his stock, earning millions. When the meteor hits earth, he and Dina will hide in a secret underground tunnel. But things don't go as planned. (stumfilm.dk)

Release On: 1st - April - 1916

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.4/10

Going Straight

A man and his wife both have criminal pasts, but have quit crime and are now respectable citizens. One day a member of their old gang shows up and threatens to expose them if they don't help him pull a heist.

Release On: 3rd - June - 1916

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 5.9/10