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: 15th - September - 1914

Vote Count: 58
Vote Average: 6.7/10

Cruel, Cruel Love

This early Chaplin film has him playing a character quite different from the Tramp for which he would become famous. He is a rich, upper-class gentleman whose romance is endangered when his girlfriend oversees him being embraced by a maid. Chaplin's romantic interest in this film, Minta Durfee, was the wife of fellow Keystone actor, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle.

Release On: 26th - March - 1914

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 4.9/10

Twenty Minutes of Love

Charlie is hanging around in the park, finding problems with a jealous suitor, a man who thinks that Charlie has robbed him a watch, a policeman and even a little boy, all because our friend can't stop snooping.

Release On: 20th - April - 1914

Vote Count: 20
Vote Average: 5.5/10

The Rounders

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

Release On: 7th - September - 1914

Vote Count: 22
Vote Average: 6.3/10

Gentlemen of Nerve

Mabel and her beau go to an auto race and are joined by Charlie and his friend. As Charlie's friend is attempting to enter the raceway through a hole, the friend gets stuck and a policeman shows up.

Release On: 29th - October - 1914

Vote Count: 16
Vote Average: 5.5/10

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: 49
Vote Average: 5.5/10

Mabel's Busy Day

Mabel tries to sell hot dogs at a car race, but isn't doing a very good job at it. She sets down the box of hot dogs and leaves them for a moment. Charlie finds them and gives them away to the hungry spectators at the track as Mabel frantically tries to find her lost box of hot dogs. Mabel finds out that Charlie has stolen them and sends the police after him. Chaos ensues.

Release On: 13th - June - 1914

Vote Count: 14
Vote Average: 5.6/10

The Masquerader

Charlie plays an actor who bungles several scenes and is kicked out. He returns convincingly dressed as a lady and charms the director, but Charlie never makes it into the film. The plot involving a guy dressing up as a woman is quite popular in old silent movies.

Release On: 27th - August - 1914

Vote Count: 27
Vote Average: 5.6/10

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: 28
Vote Average: 4.9/10

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: 28
Vote Average: 5.2/10

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: 33
Vote Average: 5.7/10

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: 28
Vote Average: 5.5/10

Caught in a Cabaret

Charlie is a clumsy waiter in a cheap cabaret, suffering the strict orders from his boss. He meets a pretty girl in the park and tries to impress her by pretending to be an ambassador. Unfortunately she has a jealous fiancé.

Release On: 27th - April - 1914

Vote Count: 19
Vote Average: 5.6/10

The New Janitor

The hero, a janitor played by Chaplin, is fired from work for accidentally knocking his bucket of water out the window and onto his boss the chief banker (Tandy). Meanwhile, one of the junior managers (Dillon) is being threatened with exposure by his bookie for gambling debts unpaid. Thus the manager decides to steal from the company.

Release On: 14th - September - 1914

Vote Count: 21
Vote Average: 6.5/10

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: 11
Vote Average: 6.4/10

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: 18
Vote Average: 5.4/10

His Favorite Pastime

A very plastered fella follows a pretty woman home, and proceeds to make a nuisance of himself.

Release On: 16th - March - 1914

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 5/10

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: 16
Vote Average: 5.2/10

A Thief Catcher

Two criminals chase a plainclothes policeman who, while taking out his dog, witnesses their crime.

Release On: 19th - February - 1914

Vote Count: 11
Vote Average: 4.9/10


Young Cabiria is kidnapped by pirates and sold as a slave in Carthage. Just as she's to be sacrificed to Moloch, Cabiria is rescued by Fulvius Axilla, a good-hearted Roman spy, and his powerful slave, Maciste. The trio are broken up and Cabiria is entrusted to woman of noble birth. With Maciste punished for his heroism, Fulvius sent away to fight for Rome, and Cabiria's fate unknown, is there any hope of our heroes reuniting?

Release On: 1st - June - 1914

Vote Count: 48
Vote Average: 7.1/10