1919 in film

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List of years in film (table)

The year 1919 in film involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

Top-grossing films (U.S.)[edit]

Rank Title Gross
1. The Miracle Man $3,000,000[4]
2. Male and Female $1,256,227 [5]
3. Daddy-Long-Legs $1,250,000 [6]
4. Madame DuBarry $1,000,000[7]
5. The Roaring Road
6. When the Clouds Roll By
7. Hawthorne of the U.S.A.
8. Broken Blossoms $600,000 [8]

Notable films released in 1919[edit]

U.S.A. unless stated

Short film series[edit]

Animated short film series[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Film debuts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kreimeier, Klaus (1996). The Ufa Story: A History of Germany's Greatest Film Company, 1918–1945. p. 56. 
  2. ^ Silberman, Marc (1995). German Cinema: Texts in Context. Detroit: Wayne State University. p. 3. ISBN 978-0814325605. 
  3. ^ "Brief Descriptions and Expanded Essays of National Film Registry Titles". Library of Congress. Retrieved May 27, 2018. 
  4. ^ Box office at IMDB accessed January 27 2017
  5. ^ Birchard, Robert S. (2004), Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood, Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky, p. 144, ISBN 0-8131-2324-0
  6. ^ Quigley Publishing Company "The All Time Best Sellers", International Motion Picture Almanac 1937-38 (1938) p 942 accessed January 28 2017
  7. ^ Finler, Joel W. (April 2, 1992), The Hollywood Story (Second ed.), Mandarin, p. 472, ISBN 0-7493-0637-8 
  8. ^ Balio, Tino (2009). United Artists: The Company Built by the Stars. University of Wisconsin Press. ISBN 978-0-299-23004-3. p30-31