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1. The Shadow Laughs (1933)

1 hr 7 min | Comedy, Mystery

Rated on 20 Sep 2021

The police investigate a bank robbery, and when they don't seem to be making much headway, a newspaper reporter decides to investigate it on his own.

Director: Arthur Hoerl | Stars: Hal Skelly, Rose Hobart, Harry T. Morey, Walter Fenner

Votes: 88

2. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)

PG-13 | 2 hr 12 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Rated on 16 Sep 2021

Shang-Chi, the master of weaponry-based Kung Fu, is forced to confront his past after being drawn into the Ten Rings organization.

Director: Destin Daniel Cretton | Stars: Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 86,901

3. Big Red Riding Hood (1925)

10 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 07 Aug 2021

Jimmy is asked by the Swedish Government to translate for educational purpose "Little Red Riding Hood", but he can't afford to buy the book, so he tries reading it at the book shop, ... See full summary »

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charley Chase, Martha Sleeper, Helen Gilmore, Richard Daniels

Votes: 57

4. The Rat's Knuckles (1925)

11 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 07 Aug 2021

Professor James Jump hopes to strike it rich with his invention of a more humane mouse trap.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charley Chase, Martha Sleeper, Sammy Brooks, Jack Gavin

Votes: 65

5. All in Fun (1928)

Comedy, Short

Rated on 02 Aug 2021

A fortune from a scale weighs heavy on our hero when all goes wrong while looking for prosperity just around the corner.

Director: Francis Martin | Stars: Jerry Mandy, Al Thompson, Dan Peterson, Bobby Barber

Votes: 13

6. Up on the Farm (1925)

Comedy, Short

Rated on 02 Aug 2021

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Director: Lewis Seiler | Stars: Lee Moran, Bud Jamison

Votes: 16

7. His Marriage Wow (1925)

Not Rated | 21 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 30 Jul 2021

In Highland Park, it's Agnes Fisher and Harold Hope's wedding day. Mishaps almost keep them from getting hitched: he goes to the wrong church, then, one of the guests, Professor McGlumm, ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Edwards | Stars: Harry Langdon, Natalie Kingston, William McCall, Vernon Dent

Votes: 195

8. Pants (1919)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 29 Jul 2021

Gale Henry is hired as the cook at a girls' private college that is located next door to a boys' private college. The plot follows her misadventures and incompetence in the kitchen and her ... See full summary »

Director: Bruno C. Becker | Stars: Gale Henry, Eddie Baker, Milburn Morante, Hap Ward

Votes: 11

9. Now or Never (1921)

Passed | 35 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 23 Jul 2021

A young man, unaccustomed to children, must accompany a young girl on a train trip.

Directors: Fred C. Newmeyer, Hal Roach | Stars: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Mae Bilson, Roy Brooks

Votes: 799

10. The Pawnshop (1916)

TV-G | 25 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 23 Jul 2021

Charlie competes with his fellow shop assistant. He is fired by the pawnbroker and rehired. He nearly destroys everything in the shop and himself. He helps capture a burglar. He destroys a client's clock while examining it in detail.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Henry Bergman, Edna Purviance, John Rand

Votes: 3,301

11. Tweedledum Is Jealous (1914)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 23 Jul 2021

Overly suspicious of his wife, Robinet follows her into an apartment building, where he proceeds, floor by floor, bursting into rooms, looking for her. In these rooms he finds a dentist ... See full summary »

Director: Marcel Perez | Stars: Marcel Perez, Nilde Baracchi, Cesare Zocchi

Votes: 17

12. The Lost Laugh (1928)

9 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 23 Jul 2021

A man rises to a day in which everything seems to go wrong. He handles it all in good humor, but does he have a breaking point?

Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: Wallace Lupino, Lucille Hutton, Monte Collins

Votes: 28

13. The Waiters' Ball (1916)

TV-G | 16 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 21 Jul 2021

Fatty and Al are competing to take the same girl to the Waiters' Ball, but the formal dress requirement presents a problem: Fatty owns a tuxedo, but Al does not.

Director: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle | Stars: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Al St. John, Corinne Parquet, Joe Bordeaux

Votes: 190

17. Fresh Fish (1922)

Animation, Comedy, Short

Rated on 16 Jul 2021

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Director: Earl Hurd

Votes: 22

18. And the Villain Still Pursued Her; or, the Author's Dream (1906)

Drama, Short

Rated on 16 Jul 2021

Author dreams of a story where a villain pursues an innocent woman. He rescues her by leaping from a cliff, only to fall into his own bed and wake up.

Director: J. Stuart Blackton | Star: Paul Panzer

Votes: 29

19. All Wet (1924)

Not Rated | 10 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 15 Jul 2021

Jimmie Jump is a boarding house resident who receives a telegram telling him to pick up an important shipment at the train station at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. No good deed goes unpunished, ... See full summary »

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charley Chase, Janet Gaynor, William Gillespie, 'Tonnage' Martin Wolfkeil

Votes: 89

20. Matchmaking Mamma (1929)

23 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 15 Jul 2021

This marriage is the second for both Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius McNitt. His social-climbing second wife has recruited Clifford Figfield to stage and direct a charity pageant, which is more a ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Edwards | Stars: Johnny Burke, Sally Eilers, Daphne Pollard, Matty Kemp

Votes: 108

22. Boobley's Baby (1915)

Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A man with a baby gets a scarce seat on the streetcar, leaving Mr. Boobley standing. Boobley gets the bright idea to carry a doll with him to be sure of getting a seat.

Director: Sidney Drew | Stars: Sidney Drew, Mrs. Sidney Drew, Eddie Dunn, Cortland Van Deusen

Votes: 18

23. Behind the Screen (1916)

TV-G | 30 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Charlie is an overworked labourer at a film studio who helps a young woman find work even while his coworkers strike against his tyrannical boss.

Director: Charles Chaplin | Stars: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Albert Austin

Votes: 2,686

24. West of Hot Dog (1924)

Not Rated | 30 min | Short, Western, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

On his way to collect inheritance in the small town on Hot Dog, Stan gets robbed by highwaymen, one of which is the other person who shall attend the reading of their late Uncle's will. The... See full summary »

Directors: Joe Rock, Scott Pembroke | Stars: Stan Laurel, Julie Leonard, Lew Meehan

Votes: 263

26. Back Stage (1919)

Not Rated | 26 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Working their fingers to the bone to prepare the set for an upcoming performance, the enthusiastic stagehands, Roscoe and Buster, find themselves on stage when the cast quits. However, is will alone enough to earn a big round of applause?

Director: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle | Stars: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Charles A. Post

Votes: 1,185

27. Shot in the Excitement (1914)

Not Rated | 12 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A girl and her suitor are interrupted by the pranks of a rival (who rigs a booby trap which fires a cannon). Music composed and performed by Donald Sosin. Presented by CineMuseum (on behalf of Keystone Films).

Director: Rube Miller | Stars: Al St. John, Alice Howell, Rube Miller, Josef Swickard

Votes: 138

28. Meet Father (1924)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A grocer's daughter, to her father's chagrin, has fallen for a fellow who is an unimposing physical specimen, but a local boxing champion hasn't given up on wooing the grocer's daughter and continues to try to muscle in.

Director: Jess Robbins | Stars: Billy West, Glen Cavender, Jack Henderson, Bobby Ray

Votes: 19

29. An Eye for Figures (1920)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Hank is left in charge of an smarmy artist's studio, who's owner rejected a young woman who desired to be a model due to her not being shapely enough. The woman seeks revenge by getting her beach buddies to stage a false raid.

Stars: Hank Mann, Vernon Dent, Madge Kirby, James T. Kelley

Votes: 29

30. Fadeaway (1926)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Max adds Fade-Out Powder to his ink, and Ko-Ko and Fitz must deal with objects in their world disappearing before their eyes. Escaping into the real world, the duo float away on a balloon and sprinkle the vanishing powder on objects below.

Director: Dave Fleischer | Star: Max Fleischer

Votes: 40

31. Fifteen Minutes (1921)

9 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

While his wife is shopping, Snub attempts to take a fifteen minute break.

Director: Charley Chase | Stars: 'Snub' Pollard, Marie Mosquini, George Rowe, Vera White

Votes: 27

32. The Two Johns (1923)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

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Director: Tom Buckingham | Stars: Harry Sweet, Heinie Conklin, William Irving, Bud Jamison

Votes: 16

33. The Whirlwind (1922)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A traveling salesman battles hurricane-force winds and a disapproving father in competing with a rube for a local beauty's hand in marriage.

Director: Joe Rock | Stars: Joe Rock, Max Asher, Charles Avery, Lillian Biron

Votes: 16

34. Cheer Up (1924)

10 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Cliff vies for Virginia's affections with Eddie, but ultimately she chooses Cliff to be her groom. The newlyweds move in to their new home, but the spurned rival makes a shambles out of the house in retaliation.

Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: Cliff Bowes, Virginia Vance, Eddie Boland, Frank Alexander

Votes: 28

35. Outs and Ins (1916)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Musty works in an automat where the customers steal food using slugs and reaching through the vending doors. Musty smashes them over the head with a mallet, and dumps the bodies down a chute to what appears to be a sausage processor.

Director: Louis Myll | Stars: Harry Watson, Dan Crimmins, Della Connor, Maxfield Moree

Votes: 11

36. One Week (1920)

TV-G | 25 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A newly wedded couple attempts to build a house with a prefabricated kit, unaware that a rival sabotaged the kit's component numbering.

Directors: Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Sybil Seely, Joe Roberts

Votes: 7,582

37. Whose Baby? (1929)

10 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Horace meets Betty and she agrees to a date. While waiting for her to arrive, a woman asks Horace to mind her baby for a minute. Betty comes along, sees the infant and assumes he's married ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Arthur Lake, Gertrude Messinger, Glen Cavender, Budd Fine

Votes: 24

38. Tangled Tangoists (1914)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Flora Finch and John Bunny attend a reception where the faddish tango prevails, and they are numbered among the wall flowers. Their discomfiture causes a determination on the part of both ... See full summary »

Director: George D. Baker | Stars: John Bunny, Flora Finch, Louise Beaudet, Charles Wellesley

Votes: 26

39. Dog Shy (1926)

Passed | 22 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Charley is afraid of dogs, and one chases him into a phone box, which a stuffy aristocrat has just left to get more change, to continue the phone call with his fiancée, who is being forced ... See full summary »

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charley Chase, Stuart Holmes, Mildred June, Josephine Crowell

Votes: 204

40. Wanted, a Nurse (1915)

Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

After witnessing a minor accident, a wealthy man falls in love with the nurse who treats the injured person. He cooks up a scheme in which he pretends to be sick in order to see her again.

Director: Sidney Drew | Stars: Sidney Drew, Mrs. Sidney Drew, Cortland Van Deusen, Mary Maurice

Votes: 25

42. Love's Young Scream (1928)

20 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

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Director: William Watson | Stars: Anne Cornwall, Jack Duffy, James Harrison, Cliff Lancaster

Votes: 21

43. Hey There (1918)

10 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

A man tries to sneak into a motion picture studio to give back the letter of the beautiful woman who dropped it at a sidewalk.

Director: Alfred J. Goulding | Stars: Harold Lloyd, 'Snub' Pollard, Bebe Daniels, William Blaisdell

Votes: 153

44. Under a Spell (1925)

Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

When Neely is hypnotized to think he's a monkey, he goes on a freewheeling chase where he climbs things he wouldn't ordinarily and throws lots of things.

Director: Richard Smith | Stars: Neely Edwards, Bert Roach, Alice Howell, Tony Campanaro

Votes: 30

45. Sweet Daddy (1921)

21 min | Short, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

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Director: Marcel Perez | Stars: Marcel Perez, Dorothy Earle, Kit Guard, Wilna Wilde

Votes: 15

46. It's Me (1927)

Comedy, Short

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

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Director: Harry Sweet | Stars: Monte Collins, Lucille Hutton, Phil Dunham, Robert Graves

Votes: 8

47. She Cried (1912)

Short, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 14 Jul 2021

Mame is not very handsome, but she has an accomplishment that stands her in good stead. She can cry most effectively. She applies for a position in a box factory, and when she learns there ... See full summary »

Director: Albert W. Hale | Stars: Florence Turner, Edwin R. Phillips, Charles Eldridge, Harry T. Morey

Votes: 25

48. His Wooden Wedding (1925)

Not Rated | 20 min | Short, Comedy