Silent film movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant silent film movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out silent film, serious, realistic, atmospheric, humorous and stylized films and TV shows about / with escapades, danger, female nudity, storytelling, love and romance, death, deadly, friendship, male nudity and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Horror genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as silent film: The Artist (2011), Chaplin (1992), Silent Movie (1976), Dr. Plonk (2007), Tabu (2012), The Call of Cthulhu (2005), Silent But Deadly (2011), Juha (1999), Shadow Bound (2013), The Love Chariot (1987).

List of silent film movies

 7.9
 225K
The Artist (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.
Style: silent film, sentimental, emotional, feel good, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: actor, hollywood, ambition, actor's life, love and romance, movie star, dog, actress, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, showbiz, newspaper ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1950s ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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 7.6
 52K
Chaplin (1992)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: With the use of flashback, an elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, who urges him to be more vulnerable and emotionally honest with his memoirs while journeying through his poverty-stricken childhood, closest ...
Style: silent film, sentimental, emotional, serious, touching ...
Plot: actor, rising to stardom, actor's life, exile, hollywood, childhood, artists and showbiz, success, ambition, lifestyle, politics, dual role ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 90s, 70s, year 1952 ...
Place: london, england, california, switzerland
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 6.7
 16K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: silent film, humorous, satirical, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, hollywood, farce, filmmaking, actor's life, buddies, disorder, comeback, showbiz, alcohol abuse, goofy hero, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 50s ...
Place: california, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles, new york
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 6.6
 442
Dr. Plonk (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scientist & inventor in 1907, Dr Plonk, predicts that the world will end in 101 years, unless something is done about it.
Style: silent film, humorous, captivating, feel good, absurd ...
Plot: time travel, time machine, mad scientist, apocalypse, save the world, danger, changing the past or future, politics, laboratory, farce, unsuccessful, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century, 1910s, year 2008 ...
Place: south australia, adelaide south australia, australia
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 7.4
 6K
Tabu (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Germany, Brazil, France, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Pilar's befriended neighbour Aurora dies, Pilar starts to dig into Aurora's past and learns about Aurora's very tragic love story.
Style: clever, silent film, surreal, serious, captivating ...
Plot: young lovers, tragic love, love affair, ethnic, unfulfillment, aging, society, crocodile, neighbor neighbor relationship, storytelling, sexual content, native ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 1960s ...
Place: africa, portugal, lisbon portugal
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The Call of Cthulhu (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: A dying professor leaves his great-nephew a collection of documents pertaining to the Cthulhu Cult. The nephew begins to learn why the study of the cult so fascinated his grandfather. Bit-by-bit he begins piecing together the dread implications of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, silent film, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: ancient mystery, nightmare, cult, investigation, supernatural, legends and myths, h.p. lovecraft, secrets, existentialism, obsession, ocean or sea, mental illness ...
Time: 1920s, 19th century, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
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Films Confiscated from a French Brothel (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Story: "Films Confiscated from a French Brothel" is a bare all Avant-garde Anthology homage to silent stag films.
Style: silent film, anthology, feminist film
Plot: brothel, nymphomania, lucifer, satan, greek mythology, demon, found footage, priest, male nudity, peeping tom, burlesque, picnic ...
Time: 1920s
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Silent But Deadly (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Thomas Capper is an unconventional and mysterious serial killer who takes aim at a Hollywood film set, by unleashing his own brand of retribution on the cast and crew.
Style: silent film, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, small town, deadly, danger, filmmaking, small town life, gory, countryside, crimes, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana
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 6.9
 2K
Juha (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Germany, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A farmer's wife is seduced into running away from her stolid older husband by a city slicker, who enslaves her in a brothel.
Style: silent film, realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, countryside, dangerous attraction, couple relations, love and romance, romance, city life, life is a bitch, dishonesty, couples, innocence lost, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, finland
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 8.9
 60
Shadow Bound (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Welcome to Veritas. It is an old place. A place with a long memory. A city of shadows and hidden terrors long forgotten by the modern world of 1931. But some things in the shadows are best left forgotten... SHADOW BOUND follows famed pulp horror ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, gothic, atmospheric, silent film ...
Plot: investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, mystery, danger, rivalry, good versus evil, deadly, dishonesty, losing-it hero, writer's life, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Love Chariot (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An unemployed youth dreams of living well. One evening, he finds a drunken industrialist passed out in a gutter, and takes the opportunity to switch places with him. He finds love, intrigue, and the good life in his new home, Pushpak, a hotel where ...
Style: silent film, humorous, semi serious, realistic, toilet humor
Plot: unemployment, hitman, hotel, love affair, crime, unlikely couple, crimes, rich and poor, adultery, hiding under a table, bound and gagged, date ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, asia
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 7.5
 10K
Snow White (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A black and white silent movie, based on the Snow White fairy tale, that is set in a romantic version of 1920s Seville and centered on a female bullfighter.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, gothic, silent film ...
Plot: matador, rise to the top, desire for fame, ambition, good versus evil, danger, intrigue, physical appearance, rivalry, escapades, dishonesty, poisoning ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: spain
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 6.5
 33
AKP: Job 27 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Yakuza hitman travels to North America for his 27th job, only to find lingering memories of lost love through a chance encounter with a beautiful prostitute.
Style: silent film
Plot: mafia, yakuza, east asian lead, asian
Place: toronto ontario canada
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 7.0
 5K
Three Times (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Taiwan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: There are three stories of women and men: in "A Time for Love" set in 1966, a soldier searches for a young woman he met one afternoon playing pool; "A Time for Freedom," set in a bordello in 1911, revolves around a singer's ...
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, anthology ...
Plot: longing, social differences, tragic love, love affair, fall in love, romance, couples, wartime life, brothel, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1966 ...
Place: shanghai, taipei, taiwan, shanghai china, tokyo
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Santa Monica (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A young man is warned by his boyfriend that he is leaving. Melancholia becomes part of his life until his friends take him to parties, amid these adventures, he can finally rediscover happiness.
Style: silent film
Plot: brazilian, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, shower, crying, male nudity, gay, mobile phone
Place: brazil
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The Girl from the Wardrobe (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the story of three characters (brothers Tomek and Jacek and their neighbor Magda), each of them is in their own way lonely and alienated. The title character makes herself secluded. Tomek's alienation results from his neurological ...
Style: silent film, realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: sex, neighbor, programmer, dinner, loneliness, isolation, depression, dreaming, autism, suicide, hospital, depressed woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, poland
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Dracula: Pages from a Virgin's Diary (2002)
Genre: Horror, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A ballet rendition of Bram Stoker's gothic novel DRACULA, presented in a style reminiscent of the silent expressionistic cinema of the early 20th Century. This work employs the subtle and sometimes bold use of color to emphasize its themes, but ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, macabre, artsy, stylized ...
Plot: ballet, vampire, woman in danger, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, obsession, good versus evil, supernatural, gothic horror, dracula, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s, 1930s, 19th century
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The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Canada, UK, Latvia, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her grandson is kidnapped during the Tour de France, Madame Souza and her beloved pooch Bruno team up with the Belleville Sisters--an aged song-and-dance team from the days of Fred Astaire--to rescue him.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat, surreal ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, escapades, danger, rescue, friendship, championship, old woman, mafia, french, boy ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france
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 7.2
 455
Test (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: They live in the steppe. A father and a daughter. Nothing may disturb the eternal order. Tomorrow always comes. And every morning the father goes away to work. And she stays alone. To wait for her father. And to feel. Two men are in love with her. ...
Style: realistic, touching, atmospheric, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, teenage love, parents and children, love and romance, rivalry, father daughter relationship, death of father, coming of age, youth, farm, barbed wire, riding a horse ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: russia
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 8.1
 749
Labour of Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the crumbling environs of Calcutta, Labour of Love is a lyrical unfolding of two ordinary lives suspended in the duress of a spiralling recession.
Style: contemplative, realistic, silent film, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: introspection, society, urban, working class, bittersweet, couples, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, couple relations, love and romance, romance, solitude ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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 6.4
 5K
Moebius (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A wife, overwhelmed with hatred for her husband, inflicts an unspeakable wound on their son, as the family heads towards horrific destruction.
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, semi serious, rough ...
Plot: mother son incest, sexual abuse, vengeance, dysfunctional family, perversion, infidelity, human nature, strong sexual content, dishonesty, family problems, redemption, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, korea, asia, south korea
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The Silent Thief (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Brennan is an outcast drifter who threatens to destroy a family's unity by displacing their son, Mike, while he is away at college. The Silent Thief is a thriller that examines familial bonds and the line between sanity and insanity.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, humorous ...
Plot: social misfits, dishonesty, college, family relations, manipulation, manipulations, mentally unstable, homosexual, seduction, orphan, mystery, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Holidays by the Sea (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A comedy about funny adventures of the group of French people during the summer vacation.
Style: contemplative, not serious, humorous, realistic, silent film ...
Plot: beach, farce, resort, silly humor, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, social differences, destiny, ocean or sea, disorder, couples, car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, brittany
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 2.9
 225
The Corrupted (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A group of twenty-somethings are enjoying their stay at a lakeside cabin when a series of frightening and bizarre events derail their weekend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: survival, ghost, danger, buddies, deadly, in the woods, lake or river, wilderness, violence, transformation, vampire, store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Idiots and Angels (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Angel, a selfish rotter is hanging around in a local bar, groping the wife of the barman and dealing with weapons. One morning he wakes up finding a pair of wings growing at his back. These wings do good deeds against his nature. But suddenly he ...
Style: silent film, humorous, cynical, semi serious, dark humor ...
Plot: bar, moral dilemma, human nature, supernatural ability, supernatural, sexual content, disorder, good versus evil, save the lady, no dialogue
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.9
 192
Glass Lips (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This dialog-free film, originally presented as 33 short films, is an experimental, bizarre set of meditations and flashbacks of the grotesque.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, disturbing, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, estrangement, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, dull life, dysfunctional family, homecoming, mentally unstable, wrongfully committed, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Daft Punk's Electroma (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Follows the history of two robots, the members of Daft Punk, on their quest to become human.
Style: surreal, stylized, atmospheric, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: androids and robots, laboratory, desert, a.i., social misfits, on the road, danger, fugitives, life is a bitch, future dystopia, imaginary, escapades ...
Place: usa
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 5.1
 1K
Terror (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A witch's prophecy - while being burned at the stake- curse condemns a family to horrible deaths.
Style: scary, suspenseful, silent film, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, curse, witch, supernatural ability, heroes, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, crimes, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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 8.5
 96K
Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 350 min.
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, farce, goofy hero, problem solving, nothing goes right, weirdo, fish out of water, british humour, socially awkward, comedy of errors, stupidity, eccentricity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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The Illusionist (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers end up separated for one of them has mental issues. Meanwhile one of the two follows his dream in becoming a magician. Filled with surrealism and slaspstick moments the film is a speechless adventure of emotions providing laughters and ...
Style: surreal, offbeat, atmospheric, semi serious, experimental ...
Plot: mental institution, wizards and magicians, family relations, rescue, siblings relations, imaginary, illusionist, magic, magician, grandfather, knife, mirror ...
Place: holland
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