Best Mystery Movies of 1914


The Exploits of Elaine

6.5/10 IMDB

Elaine Dodge is the beautiful young daughter of Taylor Dodge, president of the Consolidated Insurance Company. When Mr Dodge is murdered by a mysterious cloaked figure known only as the Clutching Hand, Elaine enlists the aid of Craig Kennedy to unmask the killer

Starring: Pearl White, Arnold Daly, Creighton Hale, Raymond Owens, Sheldon Lewis ..
Directed by: George B. Seitz, Louis J. Gasnier, Leopold Wharton
Release date: 1914-12-29

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

5.5/10 IMDB

The first film adaption of Edgar Alan Poe's novel.

Release date: 1914-07-31
Best Mystery Movies of 1914 : The Dream Woman

The Dream Woman

5.2/10 IMDB

In this story the hero is haunted by a beautiful young woman who tries to stab him to death with a knife. This fantasy recurs on each of his birthdays, becoming more and more real as the years go on. He leaves home to secure a place as groom, but arrives at his destination too late. Forced to retrace his steps, he seeks shelter in a little inn, forgetting that the hour of his birth is approaching. In the middle of the night he awakens, terrified with fright… Based on Wilkie Collins' novel “The Dream Woman”.

Starring: Fraunie Fraunholz, Claire Whitney, Joseph Levering, Vinnie Burns ..
Directed by: Alice Guy-Blaché
Release date: 1914-03-01
Best Mystery Movies of 1914 : The Million Dollar Mystery

The Million Dollar Mystery

6.2/10 IMDB

This twenty-three episode serial told the story of a secret society called The Black Hundred and its attempts to gain control of a lost million dollars.

Starring: Florence La Badie, Marguerite Snow, James Cruze, Frank Farrington, Sidney Bracey, Alfred Norton, Lila Chester, Creighton Hale ..
Directed by: Howell Hansel
Release date: 1914-01-02
Best Mystery Movies of 1914 : Zudora


5.7/10 IMDB

Zudora, not knowing she's an heiress to a $20 million fortune, lives with her uncle, a mystic and detective, who covets her inheritance. She wants to marry John Storm but her uncle is against it. However, the uncle makes a bargain; if Zudora can solve the next twenty mysteries brought to him, she can marry as she chooses. Episodes 1,2 and 8, plus another unidentified chapter, survive. The rest is believed to be lost.

Starring: Marguerite Snow, James Cruze, Harry Benham, Sidney Bracey, Frank Farrington, Mary Elizabeth Forbes, Jane Fairbanks, Morgan Niblack, Helen Badgley, Donald Gallaher ..
Directed by: Howell Hansel, Frederick Sullivan
Release date: 1914-11-20

Monsieur Lecoq

0.0/10 IMDB

Adaptation of the Émile Gaboriau novel.

Starring: Harry Baur, Maurice de Féraudy, Charles Krauss, Jules Mondos, Fernande Petit, Polaire, Pauline Polaire, Henry Roussel, Georges Tréville ..
Directed by: Maurice Tourneur
Release date: 1914-05-15

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