Bringing Up Baby
While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and infuriating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby.
Bride of Frankenstein
Dr. Frankenstein (goaded by an even madder scientist) builds his monster a mate.
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal gorilla who takes a shine to their blonde female star.
What! No Beer?
Two men decide to cash in on the end of Prohibition by selling watered down beer.
A living mummy stalks the beautiful woman he believes is the reincarnation of his lover.
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.
When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive—with his girlfriend aboard—he pursues it single-handedly straight through enemy lines.
Of the Deep: Films by the Department of Tropical Research
A deep dive into the 1927 to 1934 films of the Department of Tropical Research, famous for record-breaking submersible dives of discovery thousands of feet under the sea.
Our Heavenly Bodies
An exploration of the whole human knowledge of the 1920s about the world and the universe.
A film projectionist who longs to be a detective puts his meagre sleuthing skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch.
The Marriage Circle
Ernst Lubitsch's second American silent film is a mélange of marital missteps and misunderstandings, a merry-go-round for grown-ups.
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
In this seminal masterpiece of German Expressionist cinema, a hypnotist brings a man under his control and turns him into a somnambulist, or sleepwalker, who commits murders.
South: Ernest Shackleton & the Endurance Expedition
The story of the 1914–1916 Antarctic exploration mission of Sir Ernest Shackleton. The ship sails south, breaking the ice, and ultimately getting trapped by the fast-changing weather.
Down in the Deep
A pearl fisherman meets the Queen of the Deep at the bottom of the ocean in this silent fantasy from 1907.
Medical Projections: Shorts in Early Cinema (1892-1909)
A selection of late-19th and early-20th century films using cinema as a tool to explore the human body as a site of spectacle.