1917

A Little Princess
5.8

A Little Princess

Nov. 05, 1917

A Little Princess

Little Sara Crewe is placed in a boarding school by her father when he goes off to war, but he does not understand that the headmistress is a ...
Satan’s Rhapsody
6.9

Satan’s Rhapsody

Jul. 31, 1917

Satan’s Rhapsody

Rapsodia Satanica (1915) was the last film directed by Nino Oxilia and is undoubtedly one of the finest achievements of the early Italian cinema. ...
The Merry Jail
6.2

The Merry Jail

Nov. 30, 1917

The Merry Jail

A neglected wife disguises herself in order to lure her wastrel husband into a compromising position. Release: Das Fidele Gefangnis 1917 General: ...
A Tale of Two Cities
6.0

A Tale of Two Cities

Mar. 10, 1917

A Tale of Two Cities

At the outbreak of the French Revolution, Charles Darnay goes to Paris to rescue an imprisoned former family servant. He is himself imprisoned ...
Easy Street
7.5

Easy Street

Jan. 22, 1917

Easy Street

A derelict, huddled under the steps of a missionary church, feels enlightened by the sermon of a passionate preacher and infatuated by the beauty ...
The Poor Little Rich Girl
6.7

The Poor Little Rich Girl

Gwen’s family is rich, but her parents ignore her and most of the servants push her around, so she is lonely and unhappy. Her father is ...
A Girl’s Folly
6.2

A Girl’s Folly

Feb. 26, 1917

A Girl’s Folly

A restless young girl yearns to leave her rural environment and “get away from it all”. One day she stumbles upon a film crew ...
A Romance of the Redwoods
5.7

A Romance of the Redwoods

A young girl travels west to live with her uncle during the California Gold Rush only to find that he has been killed by Indians and his identity ...
The Little American
5.8

The Little American

Jul. 12, 1917

The Little American

A young American has her ship torpedoed by a German U-boat but makes it back to her ancestral home in France, where she witnesses German ...
Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
5.7

Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp

In Bagdad, Princess Badr al-Budur, the daughter of the Sultan, falls in love with Aladdin, the son of a poor tailor, and rejects the suit of evil ...
Whatsoever a Man Soweth
6.3

Whatsoever a Man Soweth

Mar. 06, 1917

Whatsoever a Man Soweth

…made to educate and warn Canadian troops about the dangers of catching venereal disease. As the biblical title suggests, it is essentially ...
The Adventurer
7.5

The Adventurer

Oct. 22, 1917

The Adventurer

The Little Tramp escapes from prison; saves a girl and her mother from drowning; and creates havoc at a swank party. Release : The Adventurer ...
The Rough House
5.7

The Rough House

Jun. 25, 1917

The Rough House

Roscoe, his wife and his mother-in-law run a seaside resort. Buster plays a gardener who puts out a fire started by Roscoe, then a delivery boy ...
The Butcher Boy
6.4

The Butcher Boy

Apr. 23, 1917

The Butcher Boy

Customers and clerks frolic in a general store. Roscoe walks out of the freezer wearing a fur coat, then does some clever cleaver tossing. In ...
Coney Island
6.4

Coney Island

Oct. 29, 1917

Coney Island

Arbuckle escapes the watch of his domineering wife and heads for Coney Island. Keaton arrives that same day with his attractive, and rather easy, ...