Title Screen Film Genre(s), Title, Year, (Country), Length, Director, Description
The Covered Wagon (1923), 83 minutes, D: James Cruze
A landmark silent western film. The story involves a cross-country journey of a wagon train, with Indian attacks and struggles with weather extremes.
Our Hospitality (1923), 74 minutes, D: Buster Keaton, John G. Blystone
An early Buster Keaton comedy with tremendous sight gags. Set in 1850, he plays a son who returns home to the South to claim a family inheritance. Naturally, he falls in love with a beautiful local girl (Natalie Talmadge) who is the daughter of a family in a bloody feud with his family.
La Roue (1923, Fr.) (aka The Wheel), 273 minutes, D: Abel Gance
Safety Last (1923), 77 minutes, D: Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor
One of Harold Lloyd's classic comedies, in the role of the Boy in the big city. In a spectacular stunt sequence, he climbs the side of an eight-story building in a publicity stunt, and hangs from the hands of a large clock in order to win prize money and his girl.
The Smiling Madame Beudet (1923, Fr.) (aka La Souriante Madame Beudet), 54 minutes, D: Germaine Dulac