With Photoplay Productions (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Safety Last! (1923)

Not Rated | 70 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

8.2
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A store clerk organizes a publicity stunt in which a friend climbs the outside of a tall building.

Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Bill Strother, Noah Young

Votes: 16,504 | Gross: $0.62M

2. The Kid Brother (1927)

Passed | 82 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

7.6
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A sheriff's milquetoast son has a chance to prove himself when a medicine show run by con artists comes into town.

Directors: Ted Wilde, Harold Lloyd, Lewis Milestone, J.A. Howe | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Walter James, Leo Willis

Votes: 3,431 | Gross: $1.55M

3. Speedy (1928)

Passed | 85 min | Action, Comedy, Family

7.7
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Harold "Speedy" Swift, a fan of Babe Ruth and the New York Yankees, saves from extinction the city's last horse-drawn trolley, operated by his girlfriend's grandfather.

Director: Ted Wilde | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert Woodruff, Babe Ruth

Votes: 2,911

4. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)

Passed | 150 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.8
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An extended family split up in France and Germany find themselves on opposing sides of the battlefield during World War I.

Director: Rex Ingram | Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry, Pomeroy Cannon, Josef Swickard

Votes: 2,909 | Gross: $9.20M

5. The Iron Horse (1924)

Passed | 150 min | History, Romance, Western

7.3
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After witnessing the murder of his father by a renegade as a boy, the grown-up Brandon helps to realize his father's dream of a transcontinental railway.

Director: John Ford | Stars: George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick

Votes: 1,755 | Gross: $0.94M

6. The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)

TV-PG | 98 min | Documentary

7.8
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Documentary about the art of film editing. Clips are shown from many groundbreaking films with innovative editing styles.

Director: Wendy Apple | Stars: Kathy Bates, Zach Staenberg, Jodie Foster, Michael Tronick

Votes: 2,408

7. Girl Shy (1924)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Romance

7.9
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A shy, young man, who is completely incapable of talking to women, decides to write a book that details to other bachelors how to find a girlfriend.

Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Richard Daniels, Carlton Griffin

Votes: 2,878 | Gross: $0.63M

8. Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (2003)

TV-PG | 132 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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80 Metascore

Narrated by Sydney Pollack, film critic Richard Schickel's dazzling two-hour plus documentary to one of the towering figures in film: Charles Chaplin. Hardcore Chaplin fans may not find ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Schickel | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Sydney Pollack, Bill Irwin, Norman Lloyd

Votes: 1,265

9. Hot Water (1924)

Passed | 60 min | Comedy

7.3
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Episodic look at married life and in-law problems. Adventures include a ride on a crowded trolley with a live turkey; a wild spin in a new auto with the in-laws in tow; and a sequence in ... See full summary »

Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Josephine Crowell, Charles Stevenson

Votes: 1,148

10. Complicated Women (2003 TV Movie)

55 min | Documentary

8.1
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A look at actresses who starred in films with thought-provoking subjects made between 1929-1934 - before the Hollywood Production Code was enforced.

Director: Hugh Munro Neely | Stars: Jane Fonda, Frances Dee, Kitty Carlisle, Molly Haskell

Votes: 313

11. Garbo (2005)

85 min | Documentary, Biography

8.2
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An original documentary from Turner Classic Movies, narrated by Julie Christie

Directors: Christopher Bird, Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Julie Christie, Greta Garbo, Charles Busch, Karen Swenson

Votes: 247

12. Universal Horror (1998 TV Movie)

95 min | Documentary, Horror

7.2
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A documentary examining the early days of horror films, particularly those crafted at Universal Studios during the 1930s.

Director: Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Christopher Adamson, John Augur, Ray Bradbury

Votes: 538

13. The Tramp and the Dictator (2002)

56 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.8
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A look at the parallel lives of Charles Chaplin and Adolf Hitler and how they crossed with the creation of The Great Dictator (1940).

Directors: Kevin Brownlow, Michael Kloft | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Sydney Chaplin, Walter Bernstein, Ray Bradbury

Votes: 584

14. I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper (2005)

57 min | Documentary, Biography

7.6
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This documentary explores the incredible life of Merian C. Cooper, from his time as a soldier and pilot in three different wars, to his exploits in Hollywood, as a director, producer and cinematic innovator.

Directors: Christopher Bird, Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Merian C. Cooper, David Strohmaier, James D'Arc

Votes: 193

15. Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (1995– )

348 min | Documentary, History

8.7
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Documentary mini-series about the rise and fall of the European silent film industry.

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Ulrich Tukur, Sidney Gilliat

Votes: 345

16. RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' (2005 Video)

159 min | Documentary

8.5
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An in-depth look at the genesis, production, and legacy of King Kong, one of the most influential films ever made.

Stars: Rick Baker, Craig Barron, Rudy Behlmer, Daniel Bennett

Votes: 192

17. Captured on Film: The True Story of Marion Davies (2001 TV Movie)

57 min | Documentary, Biography

6.7
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An exploration of actress Marion Davies, including her relationship with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst and her life both before and after her movie career.

Director: Hugh Munro Neely | Stars: Charlize Theron, Jeanine Basinger, Cari Beauchamp, Robert Board

Votes: 170

18. Lon Chaney: A Thousand Faces (2000 TV Movie)

85 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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Lon Chaney, the silent movie star and makeup artist, renowned for his various characterizations and celebrated for his horror films, becomes the subject of this documentary.

Director: Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Forrest J. Ackerman, Michael F. Blake, Teresa Blake

Votes: 346

19. Cecil B. DeMille: American Epic (2004 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, Biography

6.9
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Documentary about the legendary American film director from his introduction to the film industry in its early years to his death in 1959. After a falling out with Adolph Zukor, he left ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Frank Coghlan Jr.

Votes: 129

20. Chaplin Today: The Gold Rush (2003 TV Short)

27 min | Documentary, Short

7.0
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Director: Serge Le Péron | Stars: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Charles Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, Lita Grey

Votes: 96

21. Clara Bow: Hollywood's Lost Screen Goddess (2012 TV Movie)

59 min | Documentary

8.0
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A documentary looking at the life, films, and troubled times of America's first sex symbol, screen actress Clara Bow, featuring interviews and archive footage. It takes a look at why she is considered the 'Lost Screen Goddess'.

Director: Tony Dimond | Stars: Clara Bow, Haydn Gwynne, David Stenn, Leonard Maltin

Votes: 40

22. So Funny It Hurt: Buster Keaton & MGM (2004 TV Movie)

39 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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A documentary which explores movie comedian Buster Keaton's five years under contract at MGM, where personal problems and studio tyranny nearly destroyed him.

Directors: Christopher Bird, Kevin Brownlow | Stars: Buster Keaton, James Karen, Louis B. Mayer, Irving Thalberg

Votes: 178

23. A Sense of Carol Reed (2006 Video)

24 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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Carol Reed, the director of The Third Man (1949) and other classics, is the subject of this documentary short.

Director: Andy Kelleher | Stars: John Boorman, Joseph Cotten, Bryan Forbes, Guy Hamilton

Votes: 29

24. Anna May Wong, Frosted Yellow Willows: Her Life, Times and Legend (2007)

50 min | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Director: Elaine Mae Woo | Stars: Philip Ahn, Kevin Brownlow, Charles Chaplin, Conrad Doerr

Votes: 15

25. The Making of 'The Bridge on the River Kwai' (2000 Video)

53 min | Documentary

7.2
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Documentary about the making of the classic WWII film.

Director: Laurent Bouzereau | Stars: Adrian Turner, Norman Spencer, Pamela Mann, William Holden

Votes: 119

26. Chaplin Today: City Lights (2003 TV Short)

26 min | Documentary, Short

7.2
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Director: Serge Bromberg | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Peter Lord

Votes: 89

27. Chaplin Today: The Circus (2003 TV Short)

26 min | Documentary, Short

6.7
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Filmmaker Emir Kusturica shares his impressions of Charlie Chaplin's The Circus.

Director: François Ede | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Emir Kusturica

Votes: 66

28. About Unknown Chaplin (2005 Video)

13 min | Documentary, Short

7.4
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Star: Kevin Brownlow

Votes: 8

29. Chaplin Today: A Woman of Paris (2003 TV Short)

26 min | Short, Documentary

6.6
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Director: Mathias Ledoux | Stars: Paul Bandey, Charles Chaplin, Steve Gadler, Patrick Guillemin

Votes: 60

30. Chaplin Today: Monsieur Verdoux (2003 TV Short)

26 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Bernard Eisenschitz | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Claude Chabrol, Norman Lloyd, Hanns Eisler

Votes: 75

31. Timeshift (2002– )
Episode: A Study in Sherlock (2005)

40 min | Documentary

8.1
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The history of Sherlock Holmes.

Director: Geoff Dunlop | Stars: Michael Maloney, Minette Walters, Kim Newman, Allan Cubitt

Votes: 7


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