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List of the best movies of 1899, with movie trailers when available. These top movies of 1899 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1899. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1899 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1899 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

Movies include everything from Robbing Cleopatra's Tomb to Le Coucher de la Mariée.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1899?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1899?"

1899 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1899. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1899 aren't just one persons opinion.
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Robbing Cleopatra's Tomb Georges Méliès, Jehanne d'Alcy Robbing Cleopatra's Tomb was an 1899 short silent film directed by Georges Méliès. One of the earliest horror films ever made, it is about resurrecting the mummy of Cleopatra. This ...more

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Le Coucher de la Mariée Louise Willy Le Coucher de la Mariée or Bedtime for the Bride or The Bridegroom's Dilemma is a French erotic short film and considered to be one of the first pornographic films made. The film was shot ...more

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Cinderella Georges Méliès, Jehanne d'Alcy, Bleuette Bernon Cinderella is an 1899 French film directed by Georges Méliès, based on the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. It was released by Méliès's Star Film Company and is ...more

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The Kiss in the Tunnel The Kiss in the Tunnel is a 1899 film British short silent comedy film, produced and directed by George Albert Smith, showing a couple sharing a brief kiss as their train passes through a ...more

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A Good Joke

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Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp

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The Sandwiches

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The Haunted Picture Gallery

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Festball der Berliner Presse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies of 1899
Festball der Berliner Presse Festball der Berliner Presse is an 1899 documentary short film.

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The Legacy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies of 1899
The Legacy

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The Gambler's Wife

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Good Stories

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A Message to Garcia A Message to Garcia is a best-selling inspirational essay by Elbert Hubbard, published in 1899. It has been made into two motion pictures.

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A Game of Chess and Kisses

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Dick Whittington

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The Inexhaustible Cab The Inexhaustible Cab is a short film that was directed by George Albert Smith. Released in the US by S Lubin and Edison Manufacturing Company 29 June 1901.

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How Would You Like to Be the Ice Man? How Would You Like to Be the Ice Man? is an 1899 American comedy film.

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King John King John is the title of the earliest known example of any film based on Shakespeare, a very short silent film made in black and white in 1899. Nederlands Filmmuseum has a section of it lasting ...more