1000 Great Silent Films

The films have been selected from various sources and opinions, most notably from Silent Era, Fritzi from Movies Silently, Lea from Silentology, SFSF, Silent Volume, Letterboxd, ithankyou and my own personal favourites. The films are not intended to be definitive and are in alphabetical order.

  • The Abyss

    1

  • The Ace of Hearts

    2

  • Across to Singapore

    3

  • Adam's Rib

    4

  • The Adorable Cheat

    5

  • The Adventurer

    6

  • The Adventures of Dollie

    7

  • The Adventures of Prince Achmed

    8

  • Aelita: Queen of Mars

    9

  • The Affairs of Anatol

    10

  • After Death

    11

  • Alias Jimmy Valentine

    12

  • Alice in Wonderland

    13

  • Alice's Wonderland

    14

  • All Night Long

    15

  • All on Account of the Milk

    16

  • Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

    17

  • Ambrose's First Falsehood

    18

  • America

    19

  • Among Those Present

    20

  • The Ancient Law

    21

  • Angora Love

    22

  • Anna Boleyn

    23

  • Anna Christie

    24

  • Annie Laurie

    25

  • Antosha, Ruined by a Corset!

    26

  • Apart From You

    27

  • À propos de Nice

    28

  • An Arcadian Maid

    29

  • Are Parents People?

    30

  • L'Argent

    31

  • The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat

    32

  • Arsenal

    33

  • The Artist's Dilemma

    34

  • Ask Father

    35

  • Asphalt

    36

  • Assunta Spina

    37

  • L'Atlantide

    38

  • Au bonheur des dames

    39

  • Au secours!

    40

  • Autumn Mists

    41

  • The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'

    42

  • Back Stage

    43

  • Back to God's Country

    44

  • Backstairs

    45

  • Bacon Grabbers

    46

  • Bad Buck of Santa Ynez

    47

  • Ballet mécanique

    48

  • The Balloonatic

    49

  • Bangville Police

    50

  • The Bank

    51

  • Barbed Wire

    52

  • Bardelys the Magnificent

    53

  • Bare Knees

    54

  • The Bargain

    55

  • Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life

    56

  • The Bat

    57

  • The Battle of Elderbush Gulch

    58

  • The Battle of the Century

    59

  • The Battle of the Sexes

    60

  • Battleship Potemkin

    61

  • Battling Butler

    62

  • Be Your Age

    63

  • A Beast at Bay

    64

  • Beau Geste

    65

  • Beauty's Worth

    66

  • Bed and Sofa

    67

  • Before the Face of the Sea

    68

  • Beggars of Life

    69

  • Behind the Door

    70

  • Behind the Screen

    71

  • The Bell Boy

    72

  • The Belle of Broadway

    73

  • The Bells

    74

  • The Beloved Rogue

    75

  • Below the Surface

    76

  • Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

    77

  • Berlin: Symphony of a Great City

    78

  • Beyond the Rocks

    79

  • Big Business

    80

  • The Big Parade

    81

  • The Big Road

    82

  • Billy Blazes, Esq.

    83

  • The Birth of a Nation

    84

  • The Black Pirate

    85

  • The Blackbird

    86

  • Blackmail

    87

  • The Blacksmith

    88

  • Blancanieves

    89

  • Blind Husbands

    90

  • Blind Justice

    91

  • Bliss

    92

  • A Blonde for a Night

    93

  • Blood and Sand

    94

  • The Blot

    95

  • Bluebeard

    96

  • The Blue Bird

    97

  • Blue Blood

    98

  • Blue Express

    99

  • Blue Jeans

    100