Paramount 100: Early Silent Cinema: The Nickelodeon Years
Directed by Various.
The Paramount kicks off its Paramount 100 series with this look at the Nickelodeon era during the dawn of cinema. Sticking with the theme, admission is only a nickel. Included in the 90-minute program are Edison and Lumière Shorts (1894-1897), Georges Méliès' "A Trip to the Moon" (1902), "The Great Train Robbery" (1903), D.W. Griffith shorts (1909-1913), and shorts featuring Max Linder, the Keystone Kops, Winsor McCay and His Moving Comics, and others. 5¢ admissionNo current showings of this film.