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Our Hospitality

A man returns to his Appalachian homestead. On the trip, he falls for a young woman. The only problem is her family has vowed to kill every member of his family.

Release On: 19th - November - 1923

Vote Count: 152
Vote Average: 7.5/10

A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate

When Marie St. Clair believes she has been jilted by her artist fiance Jean, she decides to leave for Paris on her own. After spending a year in the city as a mistress of the wealthy Pierre Revel, she is reunited with Jean by chance. This leaves her with the choice between a glamorous life in Paris, and the true love she left behind.

Release On: 1st - October - 1923

Vote Count: 94
Vote Average: 6.8/10

Safety Last!

When a store clerk organizes a contest to climb the outside of a tall building, circumstances force him to make the perilous climb himself.

Release On: 1st - April - 1923

Vote Count: 260
Vote Average: 7.8/10

Three Ages

The rituals of courtship, romantic rivalry and love play out three times as a man vies with a villain for the girl. In the Stone Age, the rivalry is set off by dinosaurs, a turtle used as a ouija board, and a round of golf with stones. In ancient Rome, the men display their brawn through a chariot race, using dogs instead of horses. In contemporary times, the man finds himself overcome by modernity, including a very fragile car.

Release On: 24th - September - 1923

Vote Count: 65
Vote Average: 6.9/10

The Pilgrim

The Tramp is an escaped convict who is mistaken as a pastor in a small town church.

Release On: 19th - February - 1923

Vote Count: 77
Vote Average: 6.8/10

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

In 15th century France, a gypsy girl is framed for murder by the infatuated Chief Justice, and only the deformed bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral can save her.

Release On: 6th - September - 1923

Vote Count: 61
Vote Average: 6.6/10

Souls for Sale

A young woman hits Hollywood, determined to become a star.

Release On: 22nd - April - 1923

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 6.4/10

The Balloonatic

Buster and Phyllis endure a number of outdoor adventures trying to prove to each other their survival skills. The balloon which lands Buster in the wilderness proves useful later on as their canoe is about go over a waterfall.

Release On: 22nd - January - 1923

Vote Count: 48
Vote Average: 6.5/10

The Love Nest

In an attempt to forget his lost sweetheart, Buster takes a long trip at the sea when he's caught by pirates.

Release On: 1st - March - 1923

Vote Count: 51
Vote Average: 6.7/10

The Covered Wagon

Two wagon caravans converge at what is now Kansas City, and combine for the westward push to Oregon. On their quest the pilgrims will experience desert heat, mountain snow, hunger, and indian attack. To complicate matters further, a love triangle develops, as pretty Molly must chose between Sam, a brute, and Will, the dashing captain of the other caravan. Can Will overcome the skeleton in his closet and win Molly's heart?

Release On: 15th - March - 1923

Vote Count: 10
Vote Average: 5.9/10

La Roue

Sisif, a railwayman, saves a young girl named Norma orphaned by a train crash and raises her as his own daughter alongside his son, Elie. As she becomes an adult, Sisif grapples with whether to tell Norma the truth about her parentage.

Release On: 17th - February - 1923

Vote Count: 33
Vote Average: 7.2/10

The Ten Commandments

The first part tells the story of Moses leading the Jews from Egypt to the Promised Land, his receipt of the tablets and the worship of the golden calf. The second part shows the efficacy of the commandments in modern life through a story set in San Francisco. Two brothers, rivals for the love of Mary, also come into conflict when John discovers Dan used shoddy materials to construct a cathedral.

Release On: 23rd - November - 1923

Vote Count: 38
Vote Average: 6.8/10


Zaza is an actress and the favorite at an open-air theater in a small French town. When diplomat Bernard Dufresne comes to the village, he stays away for fear he will fall for her. But during one performance, while Zaza is singing on a swing, her rival cuts the rope and she falls. Zaza is badly injured and she makes Dufresne's acquaintance. A romance quickly springs up and he installs her in a villa. Their happiness is marred, however, when his wife appears.

Release On: 21st - October - 1923

Vote Count: 12
Vote Average: 6.1/10


A nobleman, posing as a necktie salesman, falls in love with the daughter of a circus puppeteer, even though he is already married to the daughter of his country's war minister.

Release On: 1st - July - 1923

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.9/10


The King tosses Rosita in jail and when Don Diego, who Rosita loves, tries to defend her, he too is thrown in jail. While Don Diego is sentenced to be executed, the King lusts after Rosita and decides to put her up in a luxurious villa. To give her a title, he marries her to a masked nobleman, who turns out to be Don Diego.

Release On: 3rd - September - 1923

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 6.6/10

The Extra Girl

Sue Graham is a small town girl who wants to be a motion picture star. She wins a contract when a picture of a very pretty girl is sent to a studio instead of her picture. When she arrives in Hollywood, the mistake is discovered and she starts working in the props department of the studio instead. Her parents then come out to California and invest some money with a very shifty individual.

Release On: 28th - October - 1923

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 6.3/10

Within the Law

When Mary Turner is sent to prison for a crime she did not commit, she vows upon her release to take vengeance on those who wronged her, always staying however within the letter of the law.

Release On: 28th - April - 1923

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 5.1/10

La souriante Madame Beudet

One of the first feminist movies, this is the story of an intelligent woman trapped in a loveless marriage.

Release On: 9th - November - 1923

Vote Count: 45
Vote Average: 5.9/10

Little Old New York

An Irish girl comes to America disguised as a boy to claim a fortune left to her brother who has died.

Release On: 1st - August - 1923

Vote Count: 5
Vote Average: 6.1/10


A law student becomes an outlaw French revolutionary when he decides to avenge the unjust killing of his friend. To get close to the aristocrat who has killed his friend, the student adopts the identity of Scaramouche the clown.

Release On: 15th - September - 1923

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 7.8/10