Top List Curated by Listnerd
  • Public list
  • Oct 14th 2013
  • 39 views
  • 0 votes
  • 0 voters

More about Best Elmer Clifton Movies:

Best Elmer Clifton Movies is a public top list created by Listnerd on rankly.com on October 14th 2013. Items on the Best Elmer Clifton Movies top list are added by the rankly.com community and ranked using our secret ranking sauce. Best Elmer Clifton Movies has gotten 39 views and has gathered 0 votes from 0 voters. O O

Best Elmer Clifton Movies is a top list in the TV & Movies category on rankly.com. Are you a fan of TV & Movies or Best Elmer Clifton Movies? Explore more top 100 lists about TV & Movies on rankly.com or participate in ranking the stuff already on the all time Best Elmer Clifton Movies top list below.

If you're not a member of rankly.com, you should consider becoming one. Registration is fast, free and easy. At rankly.com, we aim to give you the best of everything - including stuff like the Best Elmer Clifton Movies list.

Get your friends to vote! Spread this URL or share:
Upload Loader
600 × 600 ideal

Items just added

    1
    0.00
    0 votes
    2
    Intolerance

    Intolerance

    • Year Released: 1916
    Intolerance is a 1916 American silent film directed by D. W. Griffith and is considered one of the great masterpieces of the Silent Era. The three-and-a-half hour epic intercuts four parallel storylines each separated by several centuries: (1) A contemporary melodrama of crime and redemption; (2) a Judean story: Christ’s mission and death; (3) a French story: the events surrounding the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre of 1572; and (4) a Babylonian story: the fall of the Babylonian Empire to Persia in 539 BC. Intolerance was made partly in response to criticism of Griffith's previous film, The Birth of a Nation (1915), which was attacked by the NAACP and other groups as perpetuating racial stereotypes and glorifying the Ku Klux Klan. This complex film consists of four distinct, but parallel, stories—intercut with increasing frequency as the film builds to a climax—that demonstrate mankind's persistent intolerance throughout the ages. The film sets up moral and psychological connections among the different stories. The timeline covers approximately 2,500 years: Breaks between the differing time-periods are marked by the symbolic image of a mother rocking a cradle, representing the
    0.00
    0 votes
    3
    The birth of a nation

    The birth of a nation

    • Year Released: 1915
    The Birth of a Nation (originally called The Clansman) is a 1915 silent drama film directed by D. W. Griffith and based on the novel and play The Clansman, both by Thomas Dixon, Jr. Griffith co-wrote the screenplay (with Frank E. Woods), and co-produced the film (with Harry Aitken). It was released on February 8, 1915. The film was originally presented in two parts, separated by an intermission. The film chronicles the relationship of two families in Civil War and Reconstruction-era America: the pro-Union Northern Stonemans and the pro-Confederacy Southern Camerons over the course of several years. The assassination of President Abraham Lincoln by John Wilkes Booth is dramatized. The film was a commercial success, but was highly controversial owing to its portrayal of African American men (played by white actors in blackface) as unintelligent and sexually aggressive towards white women, and the portrayal of the Ku Klux Klan (whose original founding is dramatized) as a heroic force. There were widespread protests against The Birth of a Nation, and it was banned in several cities. The outcry of racism was so great that Griffith was inspired to produce Intolerance the following year.
    0.00
    0 votes
    4
    The blocked trail

    The blocked trail

    • Year Released: 1943
    The Blocked Trail is a 1943 American Western "Three Mesquiteers" B-movie directed by Elmer Clifton.
    0.00
    0 votes
    5
    0.00
    0 votes
    6
    The lily and the rose

    The lily and the rose

    • Year Released: 1915
    The Lily and the Rose; sometimes Lily of the Rose is a 1915 American silent drama film directed by Paul Powell and starring Lillian Gish. Preserved at the Library of Congress.
    0.00
    0 votes
    7
    0.00
    0 votes
    Get your friends to vote! Spread this URL or share:

    Discuss Best Elmer Clifton Movies

    Top List Voters

    No one has voted on this list yet.