1915 in film

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List of years in film (table)

The year 1915 in film involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

Top-grossing films (U.S.)[edit]

Rank Title Gross
1. The Birth of a Nation $10,000,000[1]
2. Carmen $147,600
3. The Cheat $137,364 [2]
4. Temptation $102,437
5. The Girl of the Golden West $102,224
6. The Warrens of Virginia $85,770
7. The Golden Chance $83,504
8. Chimmie Fadden $78,944
9. Chimmie Fadden Out West $72,036
10. The Arab $66,036

Notable films released in 1915[edit]

All following films are American, except where stated.

Short film series[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Film debuts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rucker, Walter C.; Upton, James N., eds. (2007). Encyclopedia of American race riots. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 35. ISBN 978-0-313-33301-9. ...earning more than $10 million at the box office in 1915. By 1949, it had earned $50 million 
  2. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004), Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood, Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 19, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0

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