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List of the best movies of 1906, with movie trailers when available. These top movies of 1906 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 1906. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1906 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1906 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

This list below has a variety of movies in it, from The Story of the Kelly Gang to Dream of a Rarebit Fiend.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1906?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1906?"

1906 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1906. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1906 aren't just one persons opinion.

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Der Hauptmann von Köpenick

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Dream of a Rarebit Fiend John P. Brawn Dream of a Rarebit Fiend is a 1906 American silent film directed by Edwin S. Porter for Edison Manufacturing Company. It is a seven-minute live-action film adaptation of the comic strip Dream of ...more

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The Story of the Kelly Gang John Tait, Elizabeth Tait, Nicholas Brierley The Story of the Kelly Gang is a 1906 Australian film that traces the life of the legendary infamous outlaw and bushranger Ned Kelly. It was written and directed by Charles Tait. The film ran ...more

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Tartans of Scottish Clans Tartans of Scottish Clans is a 1906 British short silent documentary film, directed by George Albert Smith as a test for his newly patented Kinemacolor system, which features a sequence of ...more

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Flying the Foam and Some Fancy Diving Flying the Foam and Some Fancy Diving is a 1906 British short silent comedy film, directed by James Williamson, featuring a man diving from Brighton Pier while mounted on a bicycle, in both ...more

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Humorous Phases of Funny Faces J. Stuart Blackton Humorous Phases of Funny Faces is a 1906 short silent animated cartoon directed by James Stuart Blackton and generally regarded by film historians as the first animated film recorded on standard ...more

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The Consequences of Feminism is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies of 1906
The Consequences of Feminism Les Résultats du féminisme is a 1906 French silent comedy film directed by Alice Guy. It was remade in 1912 as In the Year 2000.

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San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, April 18, 1906

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Is Spiritualism a Fraud? is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies of 1906
Is Spiritualism a Fraud? Is Spiritualism a Fraud? is a 1906 British short silent drama film, directed by Walter R. Booth, featuring a medium exposed as a fake during a séance. The trick film is, "one of the ...more

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Folie de Pierrot Folie de Pierrot is a short film released in 1906.

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Le Pendu Le Pendu is a 1906 short film directed by Max Linder.

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A Trip Down Market Street A Trip Down Market Street is a 13-minute actuality film recorded by placing a movie camera on the front of a cable car as it travels down San Francisco’s Market Street. A virtual time capsule ...more

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Otello Mario Caserini, Ubaldo Maria Del Colle, Fernanda Negri Otello was the 1906 Italian silent film based on the 1887 opera of the same name by Giuseppe Verdi, both being based on the William Shakespeare play Othello. The film was directed by and starred ...more

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Meissner Porzellan Meissner Porzellan is a 1906 short film directed by Franz Porten.