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Year
1916
Runtime
163 min.
Director
D.W. Griffith
Genres
Drama, History
Rating *
8.0
Votes *
11,682
Checks
4,220
Favs
260
Dislikes
77
Favs/checks
6.2% (1:16)
Favs/dislikes
3:1
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  1. afan's avatar

    afan

    Insane production! Excellent score, though not sure if it's original. Overall one of the more "watchable" among silents, especially given it's content. I'm glad I watched this! 6 years 6 months ago
  2. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    What an EPIC!! How could D.W. Griffith do this in 1916? 6 years 8 months ago
  3. Alias's avatar

    Alias

    Undoubtedly great, but don't just delve into this. By modern standards it's very slow and overtly dramatic, but if you pay attention to the sets, the editing and the cinematography there is a lot to appreciate. 7 years 9 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #1 in National Film Registry
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  2. This movie ranks #1 in 1910s
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  3. This movie ranks #2 in 100 Must-See Films Of The 20th Century
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  4. This movie ranks #5 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  5. This movie ranks #5 in The British Film Institute: 360 Classics
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  6. This movie ranks #6 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
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  7. This movie ranks #7 in A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies
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  8. This movie ranks #16 in The Top 300 Silent Era Films
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  9. This movie ranks #16 in Silent but not Forgotten: The best silent films
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  10. This movie ranks #17 in Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films
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  11. This movie ranks #26 in History
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  12. This movie ranks #34 in The Story of Film: An Odyssey
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  13. This movie ranks #38 in Harvard University's Suggested Film Viewing List: Narrative Films (2012)
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  14. This movie ranks #49 in AFI's 100 years...100 movies
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  15. This movie ranks #69 in Cahiers du cinéma 100
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  16. This movie ranks #105 in They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?
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  17. This movie ranks #117 in Sight and Sound 2012 - Combined List
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  18. This movie ranks #218 in Masters Of Cinema
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  19. This movie ranks #225 in Anthology Film Archives' Essential Cinema
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  20. This movie ranks #265 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  21. This movie ranks #447 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  22. This movie ranks #467 in TimeOut's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  23. This movie ranks #787 in UNESCO's Memory of the World: National Cinematic Heritage
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