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

  • Among Those Present

    19

  • The Ancient Law

    20

  • Angora Love

    21

  • Anna Boleyn

    22

  • Anna Christie

    23

  • Annie Laurie

    24

  • Apart From You

    25

  • À propos de Nice

    26

  • Are Parents People?

    27

  • L'Argent

    28

  • The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat

    29

  • Arsenal

    30

  • The Artist's Dilemma

    31

  • Ask Father

    32

  • Asphalt

    33

  • Assunta Spina

    34

  • L'Atlantide

    35

  • Au bonheur des dames

    36

  • Au secours!

    37

  • Autumn Mists

    38

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

    39

  • Back Stage

    40

  • Back to God's Country

    41

  • Backstairs

    42

  • Bacon Grabbers

    43

  • Bad Buck of Santa Ynez

    44

  • Ballet Mécanique

    45

  • The Balloonatic

    46

  • Bangville Police

    47

  • The Bank

    48

  • Barbed Wire

    49

  • Bardelys the Magnificent

    50

  • Bare Knees

    51

  • The Bargain

    52

  • Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life

    53

  • Bashful

    54

  • The Bat

    55

  • The Battle of Elderbush Gulch

    56

  • The Battle of the Century

    57

  • The Battle of the Sexes

    58

  • Battleship Potemkin

    59

  • Battling Butler

    60

  • A Beast at Bay

    61

  • Beau Geste

    62

  • Beauty's Worth

    63

  • Bed and Sofa

    64

  • Before the Face of the Sea

    65

  • Beggars of Life

    66

  • Behind the Door

    67

  • Behind the Screen

    68

  • The Bell Boy

    69

  • The Belle of Broadway

    70

  • The Bells

    71

  • The Beloved Rogue

    72

  • Below the Surface

    73

  • Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

    74

  • Berlin: Symphony of a Great City

    75

  • Beyond the Rocks

    76

  • Big Business

    77

  • The Big Parade

    78

  • The Big Road

    79

  • Billy Blazes, Esq.

    80

  • The Birth of a Nation

    81

  • The Black Pirate

    82

  • The Blackbird

    83

  • Blackmail

    84

  • The Blacksmith

    85

  • Blancanieves

    86

  • Blind Husbands

    87

  • Blind Justice

    88

  • A Blonde for a Night

    89

  • Blood and Sand

    90

  • The Blot

    91

  • Bluebeard

    92

  • The Blue Bird

    93

  • Blue Blood

    94

  • Blue Jeans

    95

  • The Boat

    96

  • Body and Soul

    97

  • La Bohème

    98

  • The Bridal Party in Hardanger

    99

  • The Bride of Glomdal

    100