Category Archives: Mystery

The Voice of Destiny (1918)

Director : William Bertram
Release Date : 1918
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Marie Osborne as Marie Lind, Jack Connolly as Charles Lind, J. Morris Foster as John Lind, Ellen Cassidy as Eleanor Lee, Howard Crampton as B riggs
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Country : USA
Company : Diando Film Corporation

The Flashlight (1917)

Director : Ida May Park
Release Date : 1917
Genre : Drama, Crime, Mystery
Cast : Dorothy Phillips as Delice Brixton, William Stowell as Jack Lane, Lon Chaney as Henry Norton / Porter Brixton, Alfred Allen as John Peterson, George Berrell as Barclay (as George Burrell), Evelyn Selbie as Mrs. Barclay, Clyde Benson as Deputy, Orin Jackson as Howard, Jack Lane's servant (as O.C. Jackson), Mark Fenton as Judge
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Country : USA
Company : Universal Film Manufacturing Company

Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917)

Director : Hugh Ford
Release Date : 1917
Genre : Mystery, Thriller
Cast : George M. Cohan as George Washington Magee, Anna Q. Nilsson as Mary Norton, Hedda Hopper as Myra Thornhill (as Elda Furry), Corene Uzzell as Mrs. Rhodes, Joseph W. Smiley as Mayor Cargan, Armand Cortes as Lou Max, Warren Cook as Thomas Hayden (as C. Warren Cook), Purnell Pratt as John Bland, Frank Losee as Hall Bentley, Eric Hudson as Peter the Hermit, Carleton Macy as Police Chief Kennedy, Paul Everton as Langdon, Russell Bassett as Quimby, Robert Dudley as Clerk
Plot : A person who wrote it bets a follower that he could put in writing a 10,000-word current inside 24 hours. The friends gets rid of the bet…
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Country : USA
Company : Artcraft Pictures Corporation

Arsene Lupin (1917)

Director : Paul Scardon
Release Date : 1917
Genre : Mystery, Crime
Cast : Earle Williams as Arsene Lupin, Brinsley Shaw as Guerchard, Henry Leone as Guernay-Martin, Bernard Siegel as Charolais, Gordon Gray as Anastase, Logan Paul as Firmin, Hugh Wynn as Alfred, Ethel Grey Terry as Sonia (as Ethel Gray Terry), Billie Billings as Germaine, Julia Swayne Gordon as Victoire, Frank Crayne as Child
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Country : USA
Company : Vitagraph Company of America

Who Is Number One? (1917)

Director : William Bertram
Release Date : 1917
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Kathleen Clifford as Aimee Villon, Cullen Landis as Tommy Hale, Gordon Sackville, Neil Hardin (as Neil C. Hardin), Ruth Smith, Ethel Ritchie, Corinne Grant
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Country : USA
Company : Paramount Pictures

The Limousine Mystery (1916)

Director : Lucius Henderson
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Short, Drama, Mystery
Cast : Mary Fuller, Joseph W. Girard, Tony Merlo, A.H. Busby (as Bertram Busby), William Welsh Directed by Lucius Henderson Writing credits Catherine Carr  scenarioLeslie T. Peacocke  storyProduction CompaniesVictor Film CompanyDistributorsUniversal Film Manufacturing Company hints: ” Country:USALanguage:EnglishColor:Black and White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 Sound Mix:Silent Company:Victor Film Company
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Country : USA
Company : Victor Film Company

Blind Justice (1916)

Director : Benjamin Christensen
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Cast : Benjamin Christensen as Strong Henry / Strong John Sikes (US version) (as Benjmain Christie), Karen Caspersen as Ann, Peter Fjelstrup as Dr. Richard West (US version) (?), Charles Wilken as Prof. Wilken, elephant trainer (US version) (?), Ulla Johansen, Jon Iversen, Aage Schmidt, Mathilde Nielsen, Karl Gottschalcksen, Grethe Brandes, Elith Pio, Fritz Lamprecht, Osvald Helmuth, Otto Reinwald, Jørgen Lund, Marie Pio Directed by Benjamin Christensen Writing credits Benjamin Christensen Cinematography by Johan Ankerstjerne Production CompaniesDansk Biograf CompagniDistributorsGreater Vitagraph (V-L-S-E) (1917) (USA) (theatrical)Skandinavia (2008) (Denmark) (TV) hints: “circus,adoption,puppet,dog,fugitive” Also Known As: “Hævnens nat” – Denmark (original title) “Night of Revenge” – USA Runtime:100 min | Canada:106 min Country:DenmarkColor:Black and White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 Sound Mix:Silent Certification:Argentina:13 Company:Dansk Biograf Compagni Did You Know? Movie Connections:Featured in "Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood: Where It All Began (#1.1)" (1995)
Plot : A simple-minded circus strongman, John Sikes, has been wrongly accused of a transgression fanatical by Wilken…
Run Time : 100 min | Canada:106 min
Country : Denmark
Company : Dansk Biograf Compagni

Dödskyssen (1916)

Director : Victor Sjöström
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Short, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast : Victor Sjöström as Òveringenjör Weyler / Ingenjör Lebel, Albin Lavén as Dr. Monro, Mathias Taube as Doctor Adell, Wanda Rothgardt Jenny Tschernichin-Larsson as Anna Harper
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : Germany:35 min (surviving fragments) | Germany:60 min (original version)
Country : Sweden
Company : Svenska Biografteatern AB

Freitag, der 13. – Das unheimliche Haus, 2. Teil (1916)

Director : Richard Oswald
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Ernst Ludwig as Herbert von Eulenstein, Hans Marton as Marcell, sein Sohn, Franz Ramharter as Dr. Schmidt, Werner Krauss as Professor Cardallhan, Rose Lichtenstein as Leoni, seine Schwester, Emil Rameau as Eibner, Nelly Lagarst as Frau Eibner, Kissa von Sievers as Mary Seeber, Reinhold Schünzel as Engelbert Fox, Max Gülstorff as Fix, sein Freund, Lupu Pick
Plot : A Curse ? Every Friday the 13th dies a rank member of the Family Eulenstein. The most recent victim is the…
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Country : Germany
Company : Richard-Oswald-Produktion

Joan the Woman (1916)

Director : Cecil B. DeMille
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery, War
Cast : Geraldine Farrar as Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), Raymond Hatton as Charles VII, Hobart Bosworth as Gen. La Hire, Theodore Roberts as Cauchon, Wallace Reid as Eric Trent 1431 / Eric Trent 1917, Charles Clary as La Tremouille, James Neill as Laxart, Tully Marshall as L'Oiseleur, Lawrence Peyton as Gaspard, Horace B. Carpenter as Jacques d'Arc, Cleo Ridgely as The king's favorite, Lillian Leighton as Isambeau, Marjorie Daw as Katherine, Stephen Gray as Pierre, Ernest Joy as Robert de Beaudricourt, John Oaker as Jean de Metz, Hugo B. Koch as Duke of Burgundy, William Conklin as John of Luxembourg, Walter Long as The executioner, William Elmer as Guy Townes, Emilius Jorgensen as Michael, Donald Crisp Jack Hoxie, Lucien Littlefield, Nigel De Brulier as Man at trial, Jack Holt as, Fred Kohler as L'Oiseleur's henchman, Ramon Novarro as Starving Peasant
Plot : A WWI English officer is energize the midnight prior to a precarious face by a vision of Joan of Arc, whose account he relives.
Run Time : Germany:100 min | Germany:138 min (2003) | USA:138 min
Country : USA
Company : Cardinal Film

Sherlock Holmes (1916)

Director : Arthur Berthelet
Release Date : 1916
Genre : Mystery
Cast : William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes, Marjorie Kay as Alice Faulkner, Ernest Maupain as Professor Moriarty, Edward Fielding as Dr. Watson, Stewart Robbins as Benjamin Forman, Hugh Thompson as Sir Edward Leighton, Ludwig Kreiss as Baron von Stalburg, Mario Majeroni as James Larrabee, William Postance as Sidney Prince, Chester Beery as Craigin, Frank Hamilton as Tim Leary, Fred Malatesta as 'Lightfoot' McTague, Grace Reals as Madge Larrabee, Leona Ball as Therese (as Miss Ball), Burford Hampden as Billy, Marian Skinner as A Suffragette (as Marion Skinner)
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Country : USA
Company : Essanay Film Manufacturing Company, The

The Green Cloak (1915)

Director : Walter Edwin
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Irene Fenwick as Ruth McAllister, Blanche Aimee as Kate McAllister, Della Connor as Ella Lenox, Kathryn Brook as Mrs. Lenox, Anna Reader as Jane, Roland Bottomley as John Gilbert, John Davidson as Paul Duncan, Frank Belcher as Sgt. Sims, Richie Ling as Wilkins, William Anker as The Professor
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Country : USA
Company : George Kleine Productions

The Rosary (1915)

Director : Colin Campbell
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Drama, Mystery, Romance
Cast : Kathlyn Williams as Vera Wallace, Charles Clary as Father Brian Kelly, Wheeler Oakman as Bruce Wilton, Gertrude Ryan as Alice Wallace, Eugenie Besserer as Widow Kelly, Harry Lonsdale as Kenward Wright, Roland Sharp as Young Brian Kelly, Frank Clark as Father Ryan, Sidney Smith as Skeeters Martin, Fred Huntley as Evarts, Utahna La Reno as Young Madge Callahan, Adda Gleason as Madge Callahan, Roy Clark as Young Bruce, George Hernandez as Barrister, Robert Landers as Tim, Jack McDonald as Doctor, Anna Dodge as Bridget
Plot : Bruce Wilton has congregated a providence which he lavishes on his lady Vera. But a make a remark of menace creeps into their cheerful home…
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Country : USA
Company : Selig Polyscope Company

Der Hund von Baskerville, 3. Teil – Das unheimliche Zimmer (1915)

Director : Richard Oswald
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Mystery, Crime, Horror
Cast : Alwin Neuß as Sherlock Holmes, Friedrich Kühne as Stapleton, Erwin Fichtner as Lord Henry, Andreas Van Horn as The Butler, Tatjana Irrah as Henry's Fiancee
Plot : Sherlock Holmes' arch foe Stapleton has escaped a watery bereavement inside the 1914 "Hound of the Baskervilles"…
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Country : Germany
Company : Greenbaum-Film

Das dunkle Schloß (1915)

Director : Willy Zeyn
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Crime, Mystery, Horror
Cast : Eugen Burg as Sherlock Holmes, Friedrich Kühne as Stapleton, Hanni Weisse as Laura Lyons, Frederic Zelnik Directed by Willy Zeyn Production CompaniesProjektions-AG Union (PAGU) hints: “sherlock holmes” Also Known As: more » Runtime:50 min Country:GermanyColor:Black and White Aspect Ratio:1.33 : 1 Sound Mix:Silent Company:Projektions-AG Union (PAGU) Did You Know? Movie Connections:Version of "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (1982)
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : 50 min
Country : Germany
Company : Projektions-AG Union (PAGU)

Der Hund von Baskerville, 4. Teil (1915)

Director : Richard Oswald
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Crime, Horror, Mystery
Cast : Alwin Neuß as Sherlock Holmes, Friedrich Kühne as Stapleton, Erwin Fichtner as Lord Henry, Hilde Borke as Henry's Fiancee, Andreas Van Horn as The Butler
Plot : In this fourth Baskerville film, Lord Henry's tyrannical ancestor is got wind to murder his helpmate furthermore her trustworthy dog…
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Country : Germany
Company : Greenbaum-Film

The Broken Coin (1915)

Director : Francis Ford
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Adventure, Mystery
Cast : Grace Cunard as Kitty Gray, Francis Ford as Count Frederick, Eddie Polo as Roleau, Harry Schumm as King Michael II, Ernest Shields as Count Sacchio, John Ford as Sacchio's Accomplice (as Jack Ford), W.C. Canfield as Gorgas the Outlaw, Reece Gardner as The Apache, Doc Crane as Pawnbroker, Harry Mann as Servant, Victor Goss as Servant (as Vic Goss), Lew Short as Prime Minister (as Lewis Short), George Utell as Henchman (as G.J. Uttal), Bert Wilson as Confidante, Mina Cunard as King's Sweetheart, Carl Laemmle as Editor-in-Chief, Jack Holt as Captain Williams, Mark Fenton as King of Grahaffen Edward Clark as Undetermined Role (as Ed Clark), Neil Hardin as Undetermined Role, Burton Law as Undetermined Role, William White as Undetermined Role
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : USA:440 min
Country : USA
Company : Universal Film Manufacturing Company

Les vampires (1915)

Director : Louis Feuillade
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast : Musidora as Irma Vep, Édouard Mathé as Philippe Guérande, Marcel Lévesque as Oscar Mazamette, Jean Aymé as Le Grand Vampire, Fernand Herrmann as Juan-José Moréno / Brichonnet, Stacia Napierkowska as Marfa Koutiloff Renée Carl as L'Andalouse, Suzanne Delvé as Fleur-de-Lys, Georgette Faraboni as Danseuse vampire, Jacques Feyder as (episode V: L'évasion du mort), Fridolin, Rita Herlor as Mrs Simpson, Émile Keppens as Géo Baldwin, Louise Lagrange as Jeanne Guérande, Suzanne Le Bret as Hortense – servante d'Irma, Louis Leubas as Satanas / Père Silence, Maurice Luguet as De Villemant, Jeanne Marie-Laurent as Madame Brémontier, Jean-François Martial, Mademoiselle Maxa as Laure – servante de Moréno, Gaston Michel as Benjamin – valet de chambre de Mazamette, Frederik Moriss as Vénénos, Laurent Morléas as Officier de la Grande Armée, René Poyen as Eustache Mazamette, Delphine Renot as Mère de Guérande, Françoise Rosay as Une invitée chez Mortesaigues, Germaine Rouer as Augustine, Thelès as Juge d'instruction, Miss Édith as Comtesse de Kerlor
Plot : An brave stringer in addition to his steadfast pal war a puzzling confidential neighborhood of criminals realized for The Vampires.
Run Time : USA:399 min
Country : France
Company : Société des Etablissements L. Gaumont

The Woman of Mystery (1914)

Director : Alice Guy
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Mystery
Cast : Vinnie Burns as The Woman of Mystery, Fraunie Fraunholz as Detective Nelson, Claire Whitney as Norma
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
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Country : USA
Company : Blaché Features Inc.

The Million Dollar Mystery (1914)

Director : Howell Hansel
Release Date : 1914
Genre : Adventure, Mystery
Cast : Florence La Badie as Florence Gray Hargreave, Marguerite Snow as Countess Olga Petroff, James Cruze as Jim Norton – Newspaper Reporter, Frank Farrington as Braine – a Conspirator, Sidney Bracey as Jones – Hargreave's Butler / Stanley Hargreave, Alfred Norton as Stanley Hargreave – the Millionaire, Lila Chester as Susan Farlow – Florence's Companion, Creighton Hale as Gang Member, Mitchell Lewis as Gang Leader, Donald Gallaher (as Donald Gallagher), Madeline Fairbanks (as The Fairbanks Twins), Marion Fairbanks (as The Fairbanks Twins), Claire Kroell as Russian Princess Parlova, Billy Sullivan (as William A. Sullivan), Julie Cruze (as Baby Julie Cruze), Albert Froom as Conspirator (as Albert C. Froome), N.Z. Wood (as Nick Woods), Carey L. Hastings, Arthur Bauer, Eugene Moore, Irving Cummings Mignon Anderson as Cameo Appearance, John Burke as Cameo Appearance, Episode 21, Peggy Burke as A Spy for the Conspirators, Champ Clark as Cameo Appearance, Episode 21, Laddie the Dog, Shep the Dog, The Duke of Manchester as Cameo Appearance, Episode 7, Lindley M. Garrison as Cameo Appearance, Episode 21, Alexander Hall, Roy Hauck as Best Man, Morgan Jones, Daniel Keleher (as Dave Keleher), Thomas R. Marshall as Cameo Appearance, Episode 21, Lydia Mead, Charles Meade, Billy Noel, Joseph Phillips, A. Leo Stevens as Aviator, Mae Tinee as Cameo Appearance, Episode 11, May Wallace as The Wife, Archibald White as Cameo Appearance, Episode 7
Plot : This twenty-three epoch sequence notified the chronicle of a classified area wrote to The Black Hundred in addition to its…
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Country : USA
Company : Thanhouser Film Corporation