1914 in film

The year 1914 in film involved some significant events, including the debut of Cecil B. DeMille as a director.[1]

List of years in film (table)

EventsEdit

Highest-grossing films (U.S.)Edit

Highest-grossing films of 1914
Rank Title Gross
1 The Million Dollar Mystery $3,270,000
2 The Spoilers $1,000,000[12]
3 The Squaw Man $533,446
4 Dough and Dynamite $130,000
5 Rose of the Rancho $87,028
6 The Man from Home $62,091
7 What's His Name $61,560
8 The Call of the North $52,284

Selected films released in 1914Edit

Short film seriesEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

Film debutsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004). Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 1-13, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0
  2. ^ Blanke, David (2002). The 1910s. American popular culture through history (Illustrated ed.). Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing. p. 226. ISBN 978-0-313-31251-9.
  3. ^ Robinson, David (1986) [First published 1985]. Chaplin: His Life and Art. London: Paladin. p. 113. ISBN 0-586-08544-0.
  4. ^ Chaplin, Charles (2003) [First published 1964]. My Autobiography. London: Penguin Classics. p. 145. ISBN 0-141-01147-5.
  5. ^ "Profit Sharing for Movies". The New York Times. December 14, 1914. Retrieved 2015-12-12.
  6. ^ "L. J. Selznick Dies; A Film Pioneer". The New York Times. January 26, 1933. Retrieved 2015-12-12.
  7. ^ Katz, Ephraim (1998). The Film Encyclopedia (3rd ed.). New York: HarperPerennial. p. 1237. ISBN 0-06-273492-X.
  8. ^ Koszarski, Richard (2004). Fort Lee: The Film Town. Rome, Italy: John Libbey Publishing-CIC srl. ISBN 0-86196-653-8.
  9. ^ "Studios and Films". Fort Lee Film Commission. Archived from the original on 2018-10-20. Retrieved 2011-05-30.
  10. ^ Fort Lee Film Commission (2006). Fort Lee, Birthplace of the Motion Picture Industry. Arcadia Publishing. ISBN 0-7385-4501-5.
  11. ^ According to Martin Scorsese. Ebert, Roger (2006-07-02). "The stuff of dreams". Roger Ebert.com. Retrieved 2020-08-11.
  12. ^ "The All Time Best Sellers". International Motion Picture Almanac 1937–38. Quigley Publishing Company. p. 942. Retrieved April 8, 2018.
  13. ^ The Library of Congress/FIAF American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:..The House of Bondage
  14. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:..The House of Bondage
  15. ^ "Other titles of 'Making a Living'". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
  16. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004). Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 19-21, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0
  17. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004). Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 14-18, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0
  18. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004). Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 23-26, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0
  19. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004). Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 30-33, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0