Category Archives: Mystery

Faces of Children (1925)

Director : Jacques Feyder
Release Date : 1925
Genre : Drama, Mystery, Romance
Cast : Jean Forest as Jean Amsler, der Sohn, Victor Vina as Pierre Amsler, der Vater, Pierrette Houyez as Pierrette Amsler, die Tochter, Jeanne Marie-Laurent as La domestique, Rachel Devirys as Jeanne Dutois, zweite Frau Amslers, Henri Duval as Le Canonier, Arlette Peyran as Arlette Dutois, die Stieftochter, Suzy Vernon as La mère de Jean Charles Barrois, F. Greffin, P. Lecoq, Arturo Porchet as Le prêtre (as Arthur Porchet)
Plot : Full synopsis »User Reviews:Rather a humanistic than a religious watch on the origins of offense also virtueSee plenty (10 total) » Cast  (in credits order) Jean Forest … Jean Amsler, der Sohn Victor Vina … Pierre Amsler, der Vater Pierrette Houyez … Pierrette Amsler, depart this world Tochter Jeanne Marie-Laurent … La domestique Rachel Devirys … Jeanne Dutois, zweite Frau Amslers Henri Duval … Le Canonier Arlette Peyran … Arlette Dutois, depart this world Stieftochter Suzy Vernon … La mère de Jean entertainment of category scheduled alphabetically: Charles BarroisF. GreffinP. LecoqArturo Porchet … Le prêtre (as Arthur Porchet) Create a nature page for: Jean Amsler, der SohnPierre Amsler, der VaterPierrette Amsler, depart this world TochterLa domestiqueJeanne Dutois, zweite Frau AmslersLe CanonierArlette Dutois, depart this world StieftochterLa mère de JeanLe prêtre———–more… Directed by Jacques Feyder Writing credits Jacques Feyder  scenarioFrançoise Rosay Produced by Dimitri De Zoubaloff …. producer Arturo Porchet …. producer (as Arthur Adrien Porchet) Original Music by Antonio Coppola (2004 replacement version)  Cinematography by Léonce-Henri Burel  Paul Parguel Film Editing by Jacques Feyder Art Direction by Jacques Feyder Production Management Charles Schuepbach …. procession person-in-charge  Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Charles Barrois …. coworker director Arturo Porchet …. coworker director (as Arthur Porchet) Françoise Rosay …. coworker director  Production CompaniesLes Grands FilmsDistributorsPathé (1925) (France) (theatrical)Arte Vidéo (2006) (France) Film Arts Guild (1926) (USA) (theatrical)Stoll Picture Productions (????) (UK) (theatrical)Home Vision Entertainment (HVE) (2006) (USA) (box-set)Lobster Films (2004) (France) (TV) (restored version 2004)absolut MEDIEN (2006) (Germany) Create a nature page for: Jean Amsler, der SohnPierre Amsler, der VaterPierrette Amsler, depart this world TochterLa domestiqueJeanne Dutois, zweite Frau AmslersLe CanonierArlette Dutois, depart this world StieftochterLa mère de JeanLe prêtre———–more… Also Known As: “Visages d'enfants” – France (original title) Add happy advisory for the ground that parents Runtime:UK:114 min | 111 min (18 fps) (Nederlands Filmmuseum) | France:117 min (2004 displaced version)Country:France | SwitzerlandLanguage:FrenchColor:Black also White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1
Run Time : UK:114 min | 111 min (18 fps) (Nederlands Filmmuseum) | France:117 min (2004 restored version)
Country : France | Switzerland
Company : Les Grands Films

The Monster (1925)

Director : Roland West
Release Date : 1925
Genre : Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Cast : Lon Chaney as Dr. Ziska, Johnny Arthur as Johnny Goodlittle, the under clerk, Gertrude Olmstead as Betty Watson, Hallam Cooley as Amos Rugg, Watson's head clerk, Charles Sellon as Russ Mason, the constable (as Charles A. Sellon), Walter James as Caliban, Knute Erickson as Daffy Dan, George Austin as Rigo, Edward McWade as Luke Watson, Ethel Wales as Mrs. Watson Matthew Betz as Det. Jennings, Herbert Prior as Doctor Edwards
Plot : A common chain store shop clerk with aspiring spy investigates an extraordinary disappearance that chattered district pretty near to an vacant fanatical asylum…
Run Time : 86 min (20 fps)
Country : USA
Company : Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation

L'inhumaine (1924)

Director : Marcel L'Herbier
Release Date : 1924
Genre : Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Cast : Jaque Catelain as Einar Norsen, Léonid Walter de Malte as Wladimir Kranine, Philippe Hériat as Djorah de Nopur, Fred Kellerman as Frank Mahler, Georgette Leblanc as Claire Lescot, Marcelle Pradot as The simpleton, Prince Tokio as the entertainers Las Bonambellas, Rolf de Mare Ballets, Jean Börlin as, Raymond Guérin-Catelain as, Émile Saint-Ober as, Lili Samuel as
Plot : Claire Lescot is a well known prima donna. All people at large crave to troth admired by her. Among one another is the immature scientist Einar Norsen…
Run Time : 135 min
Country : France
Company : Cinégraphic

Help! (1924)

Director : Abel Gance
Release Date : 1924
Genre : Short, Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Cast : Max Linder as Max, Jean Toulout as Comte de Mornay, Gina Palerme as Renée Gaston Modot Directed by Abel Gance Writing credits Abel Gance Max Linder Produced by Abel Gance as. producer  Cinematography by Émile Pierre  André-Wladimir Reybas  Georges Specht Production CompaniesFilms Abel GanceUnione Cinematografica ItalianaDistributorsUnione Cinematografica Italiana (1924) (Italy) hints: “haunted house,spoof” Also Known As: “Au secours!” – France (original title) Runtime:18 min | France:40 min (2000 restoration) | Finland:35 min (20 fps) | USA:23 min (DVD version)Country:FranceLanguage:FrenchColor:Black and White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 Sound Mix:Silent Company:Films Abel Gance Did You Know? Trivia:When Max Linder returned to France after working in the US, he bet his friend Abel Gance – known for making big, splashy spectacles – that he couldn't make a movie in less than three days. Gance accepted the bet, and this film is the result. Movie Connections:Featured in Henri Langlois: The Phantom of the Cinémathèque (2004)
Plot : Max accepts a stake that he cannot remain inside a haunted castle as lone hour (11 PM to midnight) without squawking as help…
Run Time : 18 min | France:40 min (2000 restoration) | Finland:35 min (20 fps) | USA:23 min (DVD version)
Country : France
Company : Films Abel Gance

The Knocking on the Door (1923)

Director : A.E. Coleby
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Short, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast : H. Agar Lyons as Dr. Fu Manchu, Fred Paul as Nayland Smith, Joan Clarkson as Zaramaneh, Humberston Wright as Dr. Petrie, Frank Wilson as Inspector Weymouth, W.G. Saunders as James Weymouth
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Mystery of the Dancing Men (1923)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, Frank Goldsmith as Hilton Cubitt, Wallace Bosco as Slaney (as Wally Bosco), Dezma du May as Mrs. Cubitt Directed by George Ridgwell Writing credits Arthur Conan Doyle  storyGeoffrey H. Malins  writerP.L. Mannock  writerProduction CompaniesStoll Picture ProductionsDistributorsStoll Picture Productions hints: “detective,sherlock holmes” Country:UKColor:Black and White Sound Mix:Silent Company:Stoll Picture Productions Did You Know? Movie Connections:Version of Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943)
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax (1923)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Mystery, Crime, Drama
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, David Hawthorne as Hon. Philip Greene, Evelyn Cecil as Lady Frances Carfax, Cecil Morton York as Hily Peters, Madge Tree as Mrs. Peters Tom Beaumont as Insp. Gregory
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Sign of Four (1923)

Director : Maurice Elvey
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Isobel Elsom as Mary Morstan, Fred Raynham as Prince Abdullah Khan, Arthur M. Cullin as Dr. John Watson, Norman Page as Jonathan Small, Humberston Wright as Dr. Sholto, Henry Wilson as Pygmy, Mme. d'Esterre as Mrs. Hudson, Arthur Bell as Insp. Anthony Jones
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Final Problem (1923)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Mystery, Crime, Drama
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, Percy Standing as Prof. Moriarty, Tom Beaumont as Insp. Taylor
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Speckled Band (1923)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Mystery, Crime, Drama
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, Lewis Gilbert as Dr. Grimsby Roylott, Cynthia Murtagh as Helen Stoner, Henry Wilson as The Baboon, Mme. d'Esterre as Mrs. Hudson
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Blue Carbuncle (1923)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Mystery, Crime, Drama
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, Douglas Payne as Peterson, Gordon Hopkirk as Ryder, Sebastian Smith as Henry Baker, Mary Mackintosh as Mrs. Oakshott, Archie Hunter as Breckinridge
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Haunted Valley (1923)

Director : George Marshall
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Cast : Ruth Roland as Ruth Ranger, Jack Dougherty as Eugene Craig (as Jack Daugherty), Larry Steers as Henry Mallinson, Eulalie Jensen as Vivian Delamar, Aaron Edwards as Denslow, William Ryno as Weatherby, Francis Ford as Sharkey, Edouard Trebaol as Dinny, Noble Johnson
Plot : A man rancher borrows one million dollars derive pleasure the order to construct a dam to hose Haunted Valley. The…
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Country : USA
Company : Ruth Roland Serials

White Tiger (1923)

Director : Tod Browning
Release Date : 1923
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast : Priscilla Dean as Sylvia Donovan, Matt Moore as Dick Longworth, Raymond Griffith as Roy Donovan, Wallace Beery as Count Donelli / Hawkes, Alfred Allen as Mike Donovan
Plot : Three crooks attain a tremendous crime. As they're required to hide out in concert they step by start off to distrust each other.
Run Time : Spain:86 min
Country : USA
Company : Universal Pictures

The Crimson Skull (1922)

Director : Not found
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Action, Adventure, Mystery, Romance, Western
Cast : Anita Bush as Anita Nelson, Lawrence Chenault as Bob Calem, Bill Pickett as Bill, Steve Reynolds as Bob's Sidekick
Plot : To clear the group of a gang of outlaws that are rustling farm animals as anyways as robbing the chapters as anyways as stagecoaches…
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Country : USA
Company : Norman Film Manufacturing Company

A Blind Bargain (1922)

Director : Wallace Worsley
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Cast : Lon Chaney as Dr. Arthur Lamb / The Ape Man, Raymond McKee as Robert Sandell, Virginia True Boardman as Mrs. Sandell, Fontaine La Rue as Mrs. Lamb, Jacqueline Logan as Angela Marshall, Aggie Herring as Bessie, Virginia Madison as Angela's Mother Wallace Beery as Beast Man, Betsy Ann Hisle as Little Girl
Plot : Lon Chaney performs two roles: Doctor Lamb, a angry surgeon who's doing experiments on male bodies, as at any rate as his crippled as at any rate as apish assistant…
Run Time : 57 min (21 fps)
Country : USA
Company : Goldwyn Pictures Corporation

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1922)

Director : Maurice Elvey
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Crime, Horror, Mystery
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Catina Campbell as Beryl Ducerne Stapleton, Rex McDougall as Sir Henry Baskerville, Lewis Gilbert as Roger Stapleton Baskerville, Hubert Willis as Dr. Watson, Allan Jeayes as Dr. James Mortimer, Fred Raynham as Barrymore, the Butler, Miss Walker as Mrs. Barrymore, Mme. d'Esterre as Mrs. Hudson, Robert Vallis as Selden – The Convict Directed by Maurice Elvey Writing credits Arthur Conan Doyle  novel "The Hound of the Baskervilles"William J. Elliott Dorothy Westlake Production CompaniesStoll Picture ProductionsDistributorsUniversum Film (UFA) (1925) (Germany) (theatrical)Robertson-Cole Distributing Corporation (1922) (USA)Stoll Picture Productions hints: “punctuation in title,based on novel,animal in title” Also Known As: more » Country:UKColor:Black and White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 Sound Mix:Silent Company:Stoll Picture Productions Did You Know? Trivia:In the American prints of this film, the butler's name was changed to Osborne because the famous Barrymore siblings, John, Ethel and Lionel, were still acting in the U.S. Movie Connections:Referenced in "Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Thing That Couldn't Die (#9.5)" (1997)
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Face in the Fog (1922)

Director : Alan Crosland
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Lionel Barrymore as Boston Blackie Dawson, Seena Owen as Grand Duchess Tatiana, Lowell Sherman as Count Alexis Orloff, George Nash as Huck Kant, Louis Wolheim as Petrus, Mary MacLaren as Mary Dawson, Macey Harlam as Count Ivan, Gustav von Seyffertitz as Michael, Joe King as Detective Wren, Tom Blake as Surtep, Marie Burke as Olga, Joseph W. Smiley as Police Captain (as Joseph Smiley), Martin Faust as Ivan's Valet, Mario Majeroni as Grand Duke Alexis
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : 70 min
Country : USA
Company : Cosmopolitan Productions

One Exciting Night (1922)

Director : D.W. Griffith
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Carol Dempster as Agnes Harrington, Henry Hull as John Fairfax, Porter Strong as Romeo Washington, Morgan Wallace as J. Wilson Rockmaine, Charles Croker-King as The Neighbor (as C.H. Croker-King), Margaret Dale as Mrs. Harrington, Frank Sheridan as Detective, Frank Wunderlee as Samuel Jones, Grace Griswold as Auntie Fairfax, Irma Harrison as The Maid, Herbert Sutch as Clary Johnson, Percy Carr as The Butler, Charles Emmett Mack as A Guest (as Charles E. Mack)
Plot : A little orphan girl, courted by an dicey more matured well-to-do mature man who has a have chamber for far more than her adoptive mother…
Run Time : 128 min
Country : USA
Company : D.W. Griffith Productions

The Boscombe Valley Mystery (1922)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Drama, Mystery
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, Hal Martin as Charles McCarthy, Roy Raymond as James McCarthy, Fred Raynham as John Turner, Thelma Murray as Miss Turner
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions

The Six Napoleons (1922)

Director : George Ridgwell
Release Date : 1922
Genre : Drama, Mystery
Cast : Eille Norwood as Sherlock Holmes, Teddy Arundell as Insp. Hopkins, Hubert Willis as Dr. John Watson, George Bellamy as Beppo, Jack Raymond as Pietro Venucci, Alice Moffatt as Lucretia, Mme. d'Esterre as Mrs. Hudson
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Country : UK
Company : Stoll Picture Productions