This page shows you the list charts. By default, the movies are ordered by how many times they have been marked as a favorite. However, you can also sort by other information, such as the total number of times it has been marked as a dislike.
The ten most voted movies on IMDb from the 1920's. These are the movies from the 20's that have been sought out, watched and rated by the most people. It is more a popularity list than a "highest rating" list. This far back one would expect that rating and votes should follow each other closely but it is not always the case. The list contains quite a number of short movies as it was the golden age of Chaplin and Keaton.
From They Shoot Pictures Don't They, 2015 edition. Top 25 films from each year 1920-29. Note that the years don't always correlate exactly with IMDB's years. 1920 and 1921 lists only have 21 films and 1922 only has 22. #51 Kino-Pravda 1 is actually an entry to represent Kino-Pravda 1-23