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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

  • Adam's Rib

    3

  • The Adorable Cheat

    4

  • The Adventurer

    5

  • The Adventures of Prince Achmed

    6

  • Aelita: Queen of Mars

    7

  • The Affairs of Anatol

    8

  • After Death

    9

  • Alias Jimmy Valentine

    10

  • Alice in Wonderland

    11

  • Alice's Wonderland

    12

  • All Night Long

    13

  • All on Account of the Milk

    14

  • Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

    15

  • Ambrose's First Falsehood

    16

  • Among Those Present

    17

  • The Ancient Law

    18

  • Angora Love

    19

  • Anna Boleyn

    20

  • Anna Christie

    21

  • Apart from You

    22

  • À propos de Nice

    23

  • Are Parents People?

    24

  • L'Argent

    25

  • The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat

    26

  • Arsenal

    27

  • The Artist's Dilemma

    28

  • Ask Father

    29

  • Asphalt

    30

  • Assunta Spina

    31

  • L'Atlantide

    32

  • Atlantis

    33

  • Au Bonheur des Dames

    34

  • Au secours!

    35

  • Autumn Mists

    36

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

    37

  • Back Stage

    38

  • Back to God's Country

    39

  • Backstairs

    40

  • Bacon Grabbers

    41

  • Bad Buck of Santa Ynez

    42

  • Ballet Mécanique

    43

  • The Balloonatic

    44

  • Bangville Police

    45

  • The Bank

    46

  • Barbed Wire

    47

  • Bardelys the Magnificent

    48

  • Bare Knees

    49

  • The Bargain

    50

  • Barney Oldfield's Race for a Life

    51

  • Bashful

    52

  • The Bat

    53

  • The Battle at Elderbush Gulch

    54

  • The Battle of the Century

    55

  • The Battle of the Sexes

    56

  • Battleship Potemkin

    57

  • Battling Butler

    58

  • A Beast at Bay

    59

  • Beau Geste

    60

  • Beauty's Worth

    61

  • Bed and Sofa

    62

  • Before the Face of the Sea

    63

  • Beggars of Life

    64

  • Behind the Door

    65

  • Behind the Screen

    66

  • The Bell Boy

    67

  • The Belle of Broadway

    68

  • The Beloved Rogue

    69

  • Below the Surface

    70

  • Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

    71

  • Berlin: Symphony of a Great City

    72

  • Beverly of Graustark

    73

  • Beyond the Rocks

    74

  • Big Business

    75

  • The Big Parade

    76

  • The Big Road

    77

  • The Birth of a Nation

    78

  • The Black Pirate

    79

  • The Blackbird

    80

  • Blackmail

    81

  • The Blacksmith

    82

  • Blancanieves

    83

  • Blind Husbands

    84

  • Blind Justice

    85

  • Blood and Sand

    86

  • The Blot

    87

  • Bluebeard

    88

  • The Blue Bird

    89

  • Blue Blood

    90

  • Blue Jeans

    91

  • The Boat

    92

  • Body and Soul

    93

  • La Bohème

    94

  • The Bridal Party in Hardanger

    95

  • The Bride of Glomdal

    96

  • The Bride's Play

    97

  • Broken Blossoms

    98

  • Broken Hearts of Broadway

    99

  • Brown of Harvard

    100