Public Domain Movies - Feature Films

Seven Keys To Baldpate

George M Cohan, Baldpate, mystery, comedy, old house

George M Cohan stars in the 1917 film of his play based on the often filmed Earl Derr Biggers novel.

Quicksand 720p 1950

After borrowing $20 from his employer's cash register, an auto mechanic is plunged into a series of increasingly disastrous circumstances which rapidly spiral out of his control. -IMDB

Night Of The Living Dead 720p 1968

In this classic horror film, strangers hold up in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse and battle constant attacks from dead locals who have been brought back to life by mysterious radiation. 720p version.

Sing Sing Nights

Harry Stephen Keeler, Conway Tearle, Ferdinand Gottschalk, Monogram Pictures

Probably the only movie based on a novel by Harry Stephen Keeler. Note: there are many video dropouts during the first 5 minutes.

Diamond Trail

Western, Rex Bell

Reporter Speed Morgan (Rex Bell) helps Flash Barrett (Lloyd Whitlock) escape from the police and this gets him into Flash's gang where he poses as a gangster. Flash and his gang head west guning for Bill Miller (Bud Osborne) who failed to send some diamonds on to Flash. Speed hopes to bring Flash to justice but is in trouble when his true identity is revealed.

Fatty's Suitless Day

Silents, short

Fatty's Suitless Day a 1914 Keystone Comedy with Fatty Arbuckle was also called Fatty's Magic Pants.

The Pay-Off

crime, Drama

A thug (Hugh Trevor) robs a young engaged couple (Marian Nixon and William Janney) of their last few dollars. When the thug's gang boss (Lowell Sherman) hears of the robbery, he gives them back their money and takes them under his wing. The thug, resentful of the couple, plans to organize a mutiny against the gang's boss, but when he is killed in a botched robbery, the police focus their attention on the young couple.

Sherlock Holmes And The Secret Weapon 720p 1943

Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson must protect a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb sight from falling into German hands. - IMDB

AELITA: QUEEN OF MARS (original version).

Sci Fi, silent sci fi, Fantasy, Russian sci fi, Propaganda, Mars

This film is in the public domain. The copyright notice in the opening credits refers to a musical background track which has been removed. This is the original, unedited, full-length version which predates "Metropolis" by three years. FROM IMDB: This is called the first Soviet science fiction film because of its "futuristic" sets on Mars, although most of it takes place in Moscow. The movie is set at the beginning of the NEP (New Economic Policy) in December, 1921.

Power Dive

Aviation, Drama

After a crash a test pilot and his designer brother create a new experimental airplane.