List of horror films of the 1900s

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This is a list of horror films released in the 1900s.

Horror films released in the 1900s
Title Director Cast Country Subgenre/notes
1900
Faust and Marguerite Edwin S. Porter Edwin S. Porter United States Short film[1]
Chinese Magic (Yellow Peril) Walter R. Booth Walter R. Booth United Kingdom Short film[1]
1901
Bluebeard Georges Méliès Georges Méliès, Jeanne d'Alcy, Bleuette Bernon France Short film[2]
The Haunted Curiosity Shop Walter R. Booth Walter R. Booth United Kingdom Short film[3]
Le Diable géant ou Le miracle de la madonne (The Devil and the Statue) Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[citation needed]
1902
Les Trésors de Satan Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[4]
1903
Le Monstre Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[5]
Le Chaudron Infernal (The Infernal Boiling Pot) Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[5]
Le Cake-walk infernal (The Infernal Cake Walk) Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[5]
1905
Le Diable Noir (The Black Imp) Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[6]
1906
La Maison hantée Segundo de Chomón Georges Méliès France Short film[citation needed]
Les Quatre cents farces du diable Georges Méliès Georges Méliès France Short film[7]
1907
Satan s'amuse (Satan at Play) Segundo de Chomón Julienne Mathieu France Short film
1908
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Otis Turner Hobart Bosworth, Betty Harte United States Short film[8]
La maison ensorcelée (The Haunted House) Segundo de Chomón Julienne Mathieu France Short film
1909
The Sealed Room D.W. Griffith Arthur V. Johnson, Marion Leonard, Henry B. Walthall, Mary Pickford, Mack Sennett United States Short film[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kinnard 1999, p. 13.
  2. ^ Méliès 2008.
  3. ^ Kinnard 1999, pp. 13–14.
  4. ^ Kinnard 1999, p. 14.
  5. ^ a b c Kinnard 1999, p. 17.
  6. ^ Kinnard 1999, p. 19.
  7. ^ Kinnard 1999, p. 20–21.
  8. ^ Kinnard 1999, p. 24.
  9. ^ Langman 1998.

Citations[edit]

  • Kinnard, Roy (1999). Horror in Silent Films: A Filmography, 1896–1929. Jefferson, NC: McFarland. ISBN 978-0-7864-0751-4.
  • Langman, Larry (1998). American Film Cycles: The Silent Era. Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-313-30657-0.
  • Méliès, Georges (2008). Georges Méliès: First Wizard of Cinema (short film collection; DVD). Los Angeles: Flicker Alley. ISBN 978-1-893967-35-9.