Available British Cinema, September 1911 to 1936

A list of every British fiction film first shown between September 1911 and 1936 that has at some point been legitimately issued, with sources of availability (including links, where applicable) listed in notes. All unofficial releases (eg, bootleg DVD-Rs or unlicensed YouTube uploads) are strictly non-starters.

The rationale for September 1911 as the start date is that it marks the first showing of Arthur Vivian's Rob Roy, recently classed by the BFI as the Britain's first feature film. The list does, however, contain fiction films of all lengths, with eligibility currently determined by inclusion in Volume 1: The Fiction Film of Denis Gifford's two-part The British Film Catalogue (third edition, 2001), from which the list's order by date of initial…

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  • Lieutenant Rose and the Royal Visit

    1

  • A Burglar for One Night

    2

  • Tilly and the Fire Engines

    3

  • A Seaside Introduction

    4

  • A Tragedy of the Cornish Coast

    5

  • Did'ums Diddles The P'liceman

    6

  • Three-Fingered Kate - The Wedding Presents

    7

  • Tilly in a Boarding House

    8

  • Lieutenant Daring, R.N. And the Plans of the Mine Fields

    9

  • The Mountaineer's Romance

    10

  • Dr. Brian Pellie and the Secret Dispatch

    11

  • Pimple and the Snake

    12

  • A Canine Sherlock Holmes

    13

  • Pimple's Motor Bike

    14

  • The Antique Vase

    15

  • Love and the Varsity

    16

  • Lieutenant Lilly and the Splodge of Opium

    17

  • The Adventure of the Shooting Party

    18

  • O.H.M.S.

    19

  • Milling the Militants

    20

  • East Lynne

    21

  • The Tube of Death

    22

  • Pimple's Complaint

    23

  • The Battle of Waterloo

    24

  • Pimple’s Battle of Waterloo

    25

  • Ivanhoe

    26

  • A Message from Mars

    27

  • Pimple's Wonderful Gramaphone

    28

  • David Copperfield

    29

  • Scrooge

    30

  • Hamlet

    31

  • Sixty Years a Queen

    32

  • How Pimple Saved Kissing Cup

    33

  • Pimple's New Job

    34

  • Lieutenant Pimple and the Stolen Submarine

    35

  • Mike Murphy as a Picture Actor

    36

  • Lieutentant Pimple's Dash for the Pole

    37

  • An Engagement of Convenience

    38

  • The Ring and the Rajah

    39

  • The Gloves of Ptames

    40

  • Daisy Doodad's Dial

    41

  • How Things Do Develop

    42

  • The Magic Glass

    43

  • And Very Nice Too

    44

  • A Fishergirl's Folly

    45

  • Winky's Ruse

    46

  • Trilby

    47

  • The Maid of Cefn Ydfa

    48

  • The German Spy Peril

    49

  • Pimple's Charge of the Light Brigade

    50

  • Ireland, a Nation

    51

  • Christmas Day in the Workhouse

    52

  • A Christmas Carol

    53

  • The Two Columbines

    54

  • The Man Who Came Back

    55

  • The Little Match Girl

    56

  • The Midnight Mail

    57

  • Jane Shore

    58

  • Mysteries of London

    59

  • A Hero of the Trenches

    60

  • The Rogues of London

    61

  • The Lure of Drink

    62

  • The Vengeance of Nana

    63

  • Conscription

    64

  • Scottie and the Frogs

    65

  • Sharps and Flats

    66

  • The Mystery of a London Flat

    67

  • Bold Emmett, Ireland's Martyr

    68

  • Pimple Has One

    69

  • Wife the Weaker Vessel

    70

  • Christmas Eve

    71

  • Pimple's Uncle

    72

  • Nurse and Martyr

    73

  • The Heart of a Coster

    74

  • G.P. as Basil the Brainless

    75

  • Little Pippin

    76

  • Pimple’s Part

    77

  • Keep the Home Fires Burning

    78

  • Tom Brown's Schooldays

    79

  • The Scarecrow

    80

  • Jack Spratt's Parrot Gets His Own Back

    81

  • Trapped by London Sharks

    82

  • Ultus and the Grey Lady

    83

  • Lady Windermere's Fan

    84

  • The Man with the Glass Eye

    85

  • Her Greatest Performance

    86

  • The Exploits of Tubby

    87

  • East Is East

    88

  • Bobbikins and the Bathing Belles

    89

  • The Vicar of Wakefield

    90

  • It Is for England

    91

  • On the Banks of Allan Water

    92

  • The Dummy

    93

  • Pimple's The Whip

    94

  • Masks and Faces

    95

  • A Bid for Fortune

    96

  • The Missing Link

    97

  • Motherhood; A Living Picture of Life Today

    98

  • Everybody's Business

    99

  • Adam Bede

    100