Search results for "Thomas A. Edison"

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The Trick Cyclist (1901)

Shows a tramp enter and try to ride a wheel, from which he makes some very ludicrous falls and gives up in despair, after which an artist enters and jumps rope on a wheel. A ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary
DIRECTION:  Thomas A. Edison

Mr. Edison at Work in His Chemical Laboratory (1897) RT Audience 50%

“This film is remarkable in several respects. In the first place, it is full life-size. Secondly, it is the only accurate recent portrait of the great inventor. The scene is ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  James H. White
CAST:  Thomas A. Edison

Murnau, Borzage & Fox Documentary (2008)

Documentary focusing on the film careers F.W. Murnau, Frank Borzage and William Fox and their impact on the history of cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  John Cork  •  Lisa Van Eyssen
CAST:  Jeanine Basinger  •  John Belton  •  Janet Bergstrom  •  Robert S. Birchard

The Golden Twenties (1950)

Feature-length compilation of 1920s newsreel footage, with commentary about news, sports, lifestyles, and historical figures.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Robert Q. Lewis  •  Frederick Lewis Allen  •  Elmer Davis  •  Red Barber

Edison (2015)

By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Alva Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had achieved ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michelle Ferrari
CAST:  Thomas A. Edison  •  Henry Ford  •  Michael Murphy

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