Friday, April 25, 2014

1906-1907 Alphabetical LIST

? Motorist (“?” Motorist) (1906, UK, Paul)
400 Farces du Diable (400 Tricks of the Devil)  SEE Quatre Cents Farces de Diable (1906)
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (20000 Lieues Sous les Mers)  SEE Deux Cent Mille Lieues Sous les Mers (1907)
A Hundred Tricks  SEE Cent Trucs (1906)
Absent-Minded Professor (1907, UK, Clarendon)  L
Affiches en Goguette (1906, France, Méliès)
Aladdin and His Wonder Lamp (Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp) (Aladdin, or The Marvelous Lamp) (Aladdin's Lamp)  SEE Aladin ou La Lampe Merveilleuse (1906)
Aladin ou La Lampe Merveilleuse (1906, France, Pathé Frères)
Alchemist and the Demon  SEE Alchimiste Parafaragaramus ou la Cornue Infernale (1906)
Alchimiste Parafaragaramus ou la Cornue Infernale (1906, France, Méliès)
Ali Barbouyou et Ali Bouf à l'Huile (1907, France, Méliès)
Amid the Workings of the Deep  SEE Deux Cent Mille Lieues Sous les Mers (1907)
And the Dog Came Back (1907, US, Lubin)  L
Angelic Servant  SEE Perle des Servantes (1907)  L
Antre de la Sorcière (1906, France, Pathé Frères)

1907


TITLE, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, PRODUCTION CO.
YEAR
TYPE(S)
GRADE
REVIEW
SOURCE
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
20000 Lieues Sous les Mers



SEE Deux Cent Mille Lieues Sous les Mers

Ali Barbouyou et Ali Bouf à l'Huile
(France, Méliès)
1907
XZ
(A-)
chop off the head, back from the dead, magic portrait too, I like this stew
LINK YT
Amid the Workings of the Deep



SEE Deux Cent Mille Lieues Sous les Mers

Armures Mystérieuses (France, Pathé Frères)
1907


I haven’t seen this.  Screened (LINK).  Can you provide it to me?
Baiser de la Sorcière (France, Pathé Frères)
1907


I haven’t seen this.  Said to reside at the BFI.  Can you provide it to me?
Black Witch



1906

TITLE, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, PRODUCTION CO.
YEAR
TYPE(S)
GRADE
REVIEW
SOURCE
? Motorist (UK, Paul)
“?” Motorist
1906
F
(B+)
after crazy driver cop gives chase, car goes to outer space, happy face
LINK YT
400 Farces du Diable
400 Tricks of the Devil



SEE Quatre Cents Farces de Diable

A Hundred Tricks



SEE Cent Trucs

Affiches en Goguette (France, Méliès)
1906
X
(B)
posters come to life, cause uproar, we've seen it before, almost a snore
LINK YT
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp
Aladdin and His Wonder Lamp
Aladdin, or The Marvelous Lamp
Aladdin’s Lamp



SEE Aladin ou la Lampe Merveilleuse

Aladin ou la Lampe Merveilleuse
(France, Pathé Frères)
1906
LW
(B/B+)
the boy and his djinn, handsome but thin
LINK YT
Alchemist and the Demon


Saturday, April 12, 2014

1904-1905 Alphabetical LIST


20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1905, UK, BM&B)  L
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, or Held for Ransom) (1905, US, Vitagraph)  exists partially at Library of Congress (LINK).. is it genre?
Adventurous Automobile Trip  SEE Raid Paris-Monte Carlo en Deux Heures (1905)
Ah! La Barbe (1905, France, Pathé Frères)
Album Merveilleux (1905, France, Pathé Frères)
Amant de la Lune  SEE Rêve à la Lune (1905)
Ange de Noël (1904, France, Méliès)
Animated Costumes  SEE Costumes Animés (1904)  L

1905

TITLE, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, PRODUCTION CO.
YEAR
TYPE(S)
GRADE
REVIEW
SOURCE
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (US, Vitagraph)
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, or Held For Ransom
1905


I haven’t seen this.  Exists partially at Library of Congress (LINK).  Can you provide it to me?
Adventurous Automobile Trip



SEE Raid Paris-Monte Carlo en Deux Heures

Ah! La Barbe (France, Pathé Frères)
1905
X
(C)
bewitched mirror tricks dopey guy, i-yi-yi
LINK archive
Album Merveilleux (France, Pathé Frères)
1905
X
(B)
magic books grows, the pictures it shows, becomes what it is, doesn't quite fizz
DVD LINK
Amant de la Lune



SEE Rêve à la Lune

Antre Infernal (France, Pathé Frères)
1905


I haven’t seen this.  Screened (LINK), et al.  Can you provide it to me?
Automobile Chase



Wednesday, April 9, 2014

1904

TITLE, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, PRODUCTION CO.
YEAR
TYPE(S)
GRADE
REVIEW
SOURCE
Ange de Noël (France, Méliès)
1904
R
(B)
angel brief, not a rave but not a beef
LINK YT
Apparitions Fugitives (France, Méliès)
1904
W
(B)
abuses the dissolve, doesn't quite involve
LINK YT
Au Clair de la Lune ou Pierrot Malheureux
(France, Méliès)
1904
LT
(B+)
Selene dispatches the mean, moon sequences keen
LINK YT
Barnum's Trunk



SEE Valise de Barnum

Beggar Maiden



SEE Ange de Noël

Benvenuto Cellini ou Une Curieuse Évasion
(France, Méliès)
Benvenuto Cellini, or A Curious Evasion
Benvenuto Cellini, or The Curious Elopement
1904

Sunday, April 6, 2014

1902-1903 Alphabetical LIST

20th Century Illustrationist  SEE Illusions Funambulesques (1903)
Adventurous Voyage of 'The Arctic' (1903, UK, Paul)  L
Alcofribas, the Master Magician  SEE Enchanteur Alcofribas (1903)
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves  SEE Ali Baba et les Quarante Voleurs (1902)
Ali Baba et les Quarante Voleurs (1902, France, Pathé Frères)
Alice in Wonderland (1903, UK, Hepworth)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland  SEE Alice in Wonderland (1903)
Apparition, The (The Apparition, or Mr. Jones' Comical Experience With a Ghost)  SEE Revenant (1903)
Armoire des Frères Davenport (1902, France, Méliès)  L

1903


TITLE, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, PRODUCTION CO.
YEAR
TYPE(S)
GRADE
REVIEW
SOURCE
20th Century Illustrationist



SEE Illusions Funambulesques

Alcofribas, the Master Magician



SEE Enchanteur Alcofribas

Alice in Wonderland (UK, Hepworth)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
1903
O
(C)
the first white rabbit, if you're a fan, grab it
LINK YT
Apparition, The
The Apparition, or Mr. Jones' Comical
Experience With a Ghost



SEE Revenant

Auberge du Bon Repos (France, Méliès)
1903
GH
(A)
room's haunted, tenant's taunted, you've seen it before but this one's no bore
LINK YT
Au Royaume des Fées