Best Drama Movies of 1896
A Victorian Lady in Her Boudoir
A young woman takes off several layers of clothing.
The Broken Melody
A servant persuades a cellist to play and his errant wife returns.
They get ready to kiss, begin to kiss, and kiss and kiss and kiss in a way that brings down the house every time. (Edison films catalog)
Exit of Rip and the Dwarf
A series of short black and white films from director William K.L. Dickson which chronicle the adventures of Rip Van Winkle.