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Shoulder Arms

An American doughboy, stationed in France during the Great War, goes on a daring mission behind enemy lines and becomes a hero.

Release On: 20th - October - 1918

Vote Count: 100
Vote Average: 6.7/10


A Dog's Life

The Tramp and his dog companion struggle to survive in the inner city.

Release On: 14th - April - 1918

Vote Count: 188
Vote Average: 7.4/10


The Blue Bird

Two peasant children, Mytyl and Tyltyl, are led by Berylune, a fairy, to search for the Blue Bird of Happiness. Berylune gives Tyltyl a cap with a diamond setting, and when Tyltyl turns the diamond, the children become aware of and conversant with the souls of a Dog and Cat, as well as of Fire, Water, Bread, Light, and other presumably inanimate things. The troupe thus sets off to find the elusive Blue Bird of Happiness.

Release On: 31st - March - 1918

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Good Night, Nurse!

Roscoe's wife, tired of his endless drunkenness, reads of an operation that cures alcoholism and has him admitted to No Hope Sanitarium to get the surgery. Roscoe, wanting out, eventually disguises himself as a nurse to effect his escape.

Release On: 30th - June - 1918

Vote Count: 24
Vote Average: 5.4/10


Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Amarilly comes from a large family in a working-class neighborhood. She is happy with her family and her boyfriend Terry, a bartender in a cafe. But one day she meets Gordon, a sculptor who comes from a rich family, and she begins to be drawn into the world of the upper class.

Release On: 10th - March - 1918

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.2/10


Out West

The story involves Arbuckle coming to the western town of Mad Dog Gulch (which the intertitles call "the toughest town in the movies") after being thrown off a train and chased by Indians. He teams up with gambler/saloon owner Bill Bullhum (Keaton), in trying to keep the evil Wild Bill Hickup (Al St. John) away from Salvation Army girl, Salvation Sue (Alice Lake). Fatty and Buster have a series of adventures trying to beat St. John, until they discover his one weakness: his ticklishness.

Release On: 20th - January - 1918

Vote Count: 33
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Hearts of the World

A group of youngsters grow up and love in a peaceful French village. But war intrudes and peace is shattered. The German army invades and occupies village, bringing both destruction and torture. The young people of the village resist, some successfully, others tragically, until French troops retake the town.

Release On: 11th - March - 1918

Vote Count: 13
Vote Average: 5.9/10


Stella Maris

Stella Maris is a beautiful, crippled girl, who is cared for by a rich family. They shield her from the harsh realities of the world, so that she has no idea of the cruel things that some people do. Unity Blake is a poor orphan all too familiar with the harsh realities of the real world. These two young women both fall in love with John, love which is complicated by the fact that he is still married to (though separated from) a bad wife.

Release On: 21st - January - 1918

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 6.9/10


Mickey

Mickey, an orphan who has been brought up in a mining settlement, is sent to New York to live with her aunt.

Release On: 1st - August - 1918

Vote Count: 11
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Know Thy Wife

Rather than telling his parents, who have another girl picked out for him, Bob brings home his new wife disguised as his friend "Steve."

Release On: 30th - December - 1918

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 4.8/10


Shifting Sands

Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well.

Release On: 1st - August - 1918

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 5.9/10


The Cook

In an attempt at greater efficiency, the chef of a fancy oceanside restaurant and his assistant wreak havoc in the establishment. Adding to the complications is the arrival of a robber.

Release On: 15th - September - 1918

Vote Count: 46
Vote Average: 6.2/10


The Bell Boy

At the Elk's Head Hotel bellhops torment the lobby, each other and guests. The elevator is powered by a stubborn horse. A sham robbery turns into a real one. And there is a chase on a runaway trolley.

Release On: 18th - March - 1918

Vote Count: 28
Vote Average: 6.7/10


Take a Chance

It's a classic boy-meets-girl story, boy-loses-girl, boy gets mistaken for an escaped convict and ruthlessly chased by armies of cops across the countryside in a thrill-packed stunt-addled climax.

Release On: 15th - December - 1918

Vote Count: 13
Vote Average: 6.3/10


Tarzan of the Apes

A female ape takes to mothering the orphaned boy (Tarzan) and raises him over the course of many years until a rescue mission is finally launched and the search party combs the jungle for the long-time missing Lord Greystoke. But then, one of the search members, Jane Porter, gets separated from the group and comes face to face with fearsome wild animals. Tarzan saves her from harm just in the knick of time and love begins to blossom.

Release On: 27th - January - 1918

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.6/10


Moonshine

A feud between the Owens and the Gillettes ends when the last remaining Gillette is killed, but new trouble erupts for the mountain folk with the arrival of a U.S. revenue agent and his assistant.

Release On: 12th - May - 1918

Vote Count: 21
Vote Average: 5.5/10


The Sinking of the Lusitania

Winsor McCay recreates the sinking of the ocean liner Lusitania by a German U-boat in this propaganda piece designed to stir up anti-German sentiment during World War I.

Release On: 20th - July - 1918

Vote Count: 32
Vote Average: 6.5/10


The Bond

A propaganda film created by Charlie Chaplin at his own expense for the Liberty Load Committee to help sell U.S. Liberty Bonds during World War I. The story is a series of sketches humorously illustrating various bonds like the bond of friendship and of marriage and, most important, the Liberty Bond, to K.O. the Kaiser which Charlie does literally.

Release On: 29th - September - 1918

Vote Count: 22
Vote Average: 4.7/10


The Whispering Chorus

John Trimble has embezzled and obtains another identity by having a mutilated body buried in his place. He is later arrested for murdering himself. During the trial his mother, before dying from shock, asks him to keep his identity secret since his wife is now married to the Governor and expecting a child.

Release On: 28th - March - 1918

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Ich möchte kein Mann sein

A teenage tomboy, tired of being bossed around by her strict guardian, impersonates a man so she can have more fun. She quickly discovers that being the opposite sex isn’t as easy as she had hoped for. What ensues is a gender-bending comedy decades ahead of its time.

Release On: 1st - October - 1918

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 6.6/10