A Night of Terror is a 1911 American silent film comedy directed by Edwin S. Porter. The film is one of the earliest comedies produced by Thomas Edison. It was released by Edison Manufacturing Company as a split reel with the film The Old Family Bible.[1]


A traveler fears his ax-wielding innkeeper, but he’s just killing a chicken for supper.


  1. ^ Library of Congress (1911). Catalog of Copyright Entries. Part 4. Works of Art, Etc. New Series.