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List of years in film

The year 1918 in film involved some significant events.

Events

Top-grossing films (U.S.)

Highest-grossing films of 1918
Rank Title Gross
1 Mickey $8,000,000 [1]
2 Stella Maris n/a
3 Tarzan of the Apes $1,000,000
4 The Squaw Man $600,000
5 Old Wives for New $300,000
6 The Whispering Chorus $200,000
7 The Ghost of Slumber Mountain $100,000
8 Shoulder Arms n/a
9 Headin' South n/a
10 Bound in Morocco n/a

Notable films released in 1918

Argentina

Main article: List of Argentine films before 1930

France

Main article: French films of 1918

Germany

Main article: List of German films 1895-1918

Great Britain

Main article: British films before 1920

Hungary

Main article: List of Hungarian films 1901-1947

Italy

Main article: Italian films of 1918

Japan

Sweden

Main article: Swedish films before 1930

United States

Main article: American films of 1918

U.S.S.R.

Main article: Soviet films: 1917-1921

Comedy film series

Only the films of the series released in 1918 are collected

Buster Keaton (1917–1944)

Snapshot of Good Night, Nurse!.
Snapshot of Good Night, Nurse!.

Main article: Buster Keaton filmography

Films starring Roscoe Arbuckle, featuring Buster Keaton released in 1918:

Charlie Chaplin (1914–1940)

Film poster for A Dog's Life.
Film poster for A Dog's Life.

Main article: Charlie Chaplin filmography

Charlie Chaplin wrote, produced, directed, and starred in 9 films for his own production company between 1918 and 1923. These films were distributed by First National. Below the movies released in 1918:

Uncompleted and unreleased films

Harold Lloyd (1913–1938)

Hit Him Again.
Hit Him Again.
Bees in His Bonnet.
Bees in His Bonnet.
Back to the Woods.
Back to the Woods.

Main article: Harold Lloyd filmography

Glasses character ("The Boy"):

Lupino Lane (1915–1939)

Main article: Lupino Lane

Short films acting as his character Mr. Butterbun released in 1918:

Births

Deaths

Debuts

References

  1. ^ Coons, Robin (June 30, 1939). "Hollywood Chatter". The Daytona Beach News-Journal. Google. Retrieved January 28, 2017.
  2. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 197. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  3. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 201. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  4. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 200. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  5. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 202. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  6. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 197. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  7. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 198. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  8. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 202. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  9. ^ Workman, Christopher; Howarth, Troy (2016). "Tome of Terror: Horror Films of the Silent Era". Midnight Marquee Press. p. 197. ISBN 978-1936168-68-2.
  10. ^ "How to Make Movies". Charlie Chaplin Encyclopedia. 3 April 2010. Archived from the original on 19 September 2010.