Best War Movies of 1904


The Hero of Liao-Yang

5.9/10 IMDB

Several Japanese youths are playing various games and enjoying some refreshments outdoors when a military courier arrives. The messenger asks for one of the young men, and gives him his orders. The young man puts on his uniform, leaves home, and reports to a unit in the field, where preparations are being made for a battle against the Russians. The young soldier is then sent on a dangerous but important mission.

Release date: 1904-09-22

Skirmish between Russian and Japanese advance guards

4.9/10 IMDB

Renactment of a skirmish that was likely to have occurred in the Russo-Japanese War. Opens with an establishing scene entitled "A Japanese outpost on the Yalu River," which shows the Japanese soldiers of the infantry outpost doing rifle drills and raising the flag. Following scenes are entitled "The Attack," "The Capture," and "The Retreat". In them, the Japanese fire their cannon; the Russian infantry demolish the camp, replace the Japanese flag with their own, and then fire their rifles at the enemy; and the Japanese recapture the outpost and once again run up their flag. Photographed from a single camera position.

Directed by: Edwin S. Porter
Release date: 1904-04-20

Attack on a Russian Outpost

0.0/10 IMDB

Japanese kill a Russian sentry, charge the outpost and fight the Cossacks.

Directed by: Harold Hough
Release date: 1904-03-01

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