Best Crime Movies of 1919


The Man Beneath

8.1/10 IMDB

The Man Beneath (also known as Østens Søn) is a 1919 American crime drama film directed by William Worthington and produced by Sessue Hayakawa's Haworth Pictures Corporation.

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Helen Jerome Eddy, Pauline Curley, John Gilbert, Fontaine La Rue, Wedgwood Nowell, Fanny Midgley ..
Directed by: William Worthington
Release date: 1919-07-05

The Tong Man

6.5/10 IMDB

An opium smuggler is marked for murder in this story of the Chinese Mafia.

Starring: Sessue Hayakawa, Helen Jerome Eddy, Marc Roberts, Toyo Fujita, Yutaka Abe ..
Directed by: William Worthington
Release date: 1919-12-14
Best Crime Movies of 1919 : The Grocery Clerk

The Grocery Clerk

5.8/10 IMDB

Big Ben has the largest store in the town of New Ralgia. His chief clerk is in love with the post mistress. The three of them get involved in a series of mishaps with their customers and with the town ladies' man, whose advances conceal a more sinister purpose.

Starring: Larry Semon, Lucille Carlisle, Monty Banks, Frank Hayes, Jack Duffy ..
Directed by: Larry Semon
Release date: 1919-12-01
Best Crime Movies of 1919 : Virtuous Sinners

Virtuous Sinners

6.5/10 IMDB

A near-forgotten film, Virtuous Sinners tells the story of Dawn Emerson (Wanda Hawley), an abused wife cast out into the street by her uncaring husband. Rescued by a gang of down-and-out patrons of the “End of the Trail” mission, Dawn soon falls for a dapper mission benefactor, Hamilton Jones (Norman Kerry), who is also a high-end burglar. When a member of the mission gang, McGregor, is run over by a car while saving a child, Hamilton robs a home to pay his medical bills. Ratted out by a informant, Hamilton goes on trial, but Dawn and the rest of the gang – including a young Rudolph Valentino in a bit part – stand by his side.

Starring: Rudolph Valentino, Wanda Hawley, Norman Kerry, Harry Holden ..
Directed by: Emmett J. Flynn
Release date: 1919-05-25
Best Crime Movies of 1919 : The Man Without a Face

The Man Without a Face

5.6/10 IMDB

Without a job and no money to spend, Blanche Mery (Gina Manès) has to accept a job offered by Gunter (Édouard Mathé), a strange millionaire wearing the black mask.

Starring: René Cresté, Fernand Herrmann, Sylvia Lux, Édouard Mathé, Gina Manès ..
Directed by: Louis Feuillade
Release date: 1919-09-01

The Poppy Girl's Husband

0.0/10 IMDB

silent romantic love triangle crime melodrama about a man who gets out of prison after ten years and discovers that his wife has divorced him and married the man who sent him to prison. Worse yet, she fears he will want to exact revenge, so she sets up her new husband to frame her first husband, so he will be sent back to prison!

Starring: William S. Hart, Juanita Hansen, Walter Long, Fred Starr, David Kirby, Georgie Stone ..
Release date: 1919-03-16
Best Crime Movies of 1919 : Mary Regan

Mary Regan

0.0/10 IMDB

A copy exists at the Archives du Film du CNC.

Starring: Anita Stewart, Frank Mayo, Carl Miller, J. Barney Sherry, Brinsley Shaw, George Hernandez, Larry Steers, Hedda Nova, Syn De Conde ..
Directed by: Lois Weber
Release date: 1919-05-04

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