Best War Movies of 1898
Shooting Captured Insurgents
“A file of Spanish soldiers line up the Cubans against a blank wall and fire a volley. The flash of rifles and drifting smoke make a very striking picture.” (Edison film catalog)
Tearing Down the Spanish Flag
The film consists of a single shot of a Spanish flag being pulled down and the US flag being raised in its place. Also known as Raising Old Glory over Morro Castle.
Charge of the Carabineers, Aldershot
Film produced by William K. Dickson’s British Mutoscope and Biograph Company.