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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: 350
Vote Average: 7.9/10


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: 189
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: 113
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: 93
Vote Average: 6.9/10


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: 81
Vote Average: 6.5/10


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: 77
Vote Average: 7/10


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: 63
Vote Average: 6.8/10


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: 58
Vote Average: 6.4/10


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: 51
Vote Average: 6.8/10


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: 61
Vote Average: 6/10


Le Retour à la raison

Experimental film, white specks and shapes gyrating over a black background, the light-striped torso of Kiki of Montparnasse (Alice Prin), a gyrating eggcrate. One of the first Dadaist films.

Release On: 6th - September - 1923

Vote Count: 62
Vote Average: 6.3/10


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: 46
Vote Average: 7.3/10


Zaza

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: 18
Vote Average: 6.2/10


Дневник Глумова

Filmic insert to Eisenstein's modernized, free adaptation of Ostrovskiy's 19th-century Russian stage play, "The Wise Man" ("Na vsyakogo mudretsa dovolno prostoty"). The anti-hero Glumov tries to escape exposure in the midst of acrobatics, derring-do, and farcical clowning. Several members of Eisenstein's troupe at the legendary "Proletkult" stage theatre in Moscow briefly appear in this little film.

Release On: 21st - May - 1923

Vote Count: 34
Vote Average: 5.2/10


Uncensored Movies

A morals reformer returns from Hollywood to his small town, and shows his fellow citizens the results of his investigation.

Release On: 9th - December - 1923

Vote Count: 0
Vote Average: 0/10


The Toll of the Sea

While visiting China, an American man falls in love with a young Chinese woman, but he then has second thoughts about the relationship. The plot is a variation of the Madame Butterfly story, set in China instead of Japan.

Release On: 22nd - January - 1923

Vote Count: 19
Vote Average: 6.2/10


The Forbidden Trail

When Red Hawk Dugan and his men attack a small wagon train, Colonel Merriwell is killed and the young girl Isobel taken and raised thinking Dugan is her father. Fifteen years later the Colonel's son Jack arrives looking for Dugan whom he learned killed his father. As he hunts for Dugan he meets and falls in love with Isobel only to then learn Dugan is her father.

Release On: 1st - February - 1923

Vote Count: 1
Vote Average: 6/10


Alice's Wonderland

Instead of Wonderland, Alice visits the Walt Disney animation room.

Release On: 1st - January - 1923

Vote Count: 29
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Felix in Hollywood

A starving actor, reduced to trying his luck in the movies, travels to Hollywood. His cat, Felix, poses as a travel bag and comes along.

Release On: 15th - July - 1923

Vote Count: 32
Vote Average: 6.6/10


White Tiger

Three crooks pull off a magnificent crime. As they're forced to hide out together they slowly begin to distrust each other.

Release On: 17th - December - 1923

Vote Count: 8
Vote Average: 5.7/10