Public Domain Movies - Feature Films

The Squaw Man

Silent, cecil b demille, Jesse Lasky, Paramount

Cecil B Demille's first feature film as a director and producer

From Wikipedia:
Directed by Oscar Apfel and Cecil B. DeMille and produced by DeMille and Jesse L. Lasky, the screenplay was adapted by Beulah Marie Dix from the 1905 stage play, of the same name, written by Edwin Milton Royle.

M'Liss (1918, Mary Pickford, Thomas Meighan)

Mary Pickford, silent film, 1918, Marshall Neilan, Frances Marion, Thomas Meighan

M'Liss is a 1918 silent film directed by Marshall Neilan, written by Frances Marion and based on a Bret Harte's story. The film was made previously in 1915 and was remade again in 1922 as The Girl Who Ran Wild, starring Gladys Walton. Another same-titled remake was released in 1936, starring Anne Shirley. Plot The film takes place in the mining town of Red Gulch in the High Sierra. M'Liss (Mary Pickford) is one of the inhabitants whose father 'Bummer' (Theodore Roberts) lost his fortune in the gold mines. Now his only investment, which pays a dividend, is his chicken Hildegarde.

Earthworm Tractors 720

Joe E Brown, Guy Kibbee, June Travis, Dick Foran, Carol Hughes, comedy films, Comedies

This version has better video quality, smaller download files and the correct aspect ratio. Joe E Brown as the world's worst tractor salesman comes up against Guy Kibbee as the world's most sales-resistant customer. June Travis as Guy Kibbee's daughter tries to help out. Dick Foran and Carol Hughes are interested bystanders. Directed by Raymomd Enright. Released in 1936. Complete print.

femmine folli (foolish wives, 1921)

erich von stroheim, foolish wives (1921) [with italian title charts)

The Show

Silent, Comedy, short, Larry Semon, Oliver Hardy

A harried propman (Larry Semon) backstage at a theater must put up with malfunctioning wind machines, roosters that spit nitroglycerine, and a gang planning to rob the theater's payroll.


silent, short, Drama

A story of the relationship between a young girl (Mildred Harris) and her Civil War vet grandfather (William Desmond Taylor). When the girl's new step mom arrives she objects to gramps heavy drinking so the old man packs up and heads out so that he doesn't ruin the young girl. A month passes and the family finds him in a poor house and it might be too late to help him.

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

crime, drama

Directed by Busby Berkeley and starring John Garfield, Claude Rains, and The Dead End Kids. It is a remake of the 1933 film The Life of Jimmy Dolan.


William Gargan, Virginia Welles, Richard Crane, Irving Bacon

Gunner Peterson handles dynamite with ease, but getting the boss' daughter might be much more difficult.

The Cheat

crime, silent film, Feature Film, fannie ward, cecil b demille, Jesse Lasky, paramount pictures, socialite, Charity, Embezzlement, theft, caught, desperate, silent film, Feature Film, paramount pictures, cecil b demille, fannie ward

1915 silent film directed by Cecil B Demille starring Fannie Ward. This film was selected for preservation in America's "National Film Registry".

A desperate socialite turns to a Burnese Ivory trader after she is almost found out for embezzling funds from her charity.

The Gorilla (1939)

When a wealthy man (Atwill) is threatened by a killer known as The Gorilla, he hires the Ritz Brothers to investigate...