Edwin S. Porter

Edwin S. Porter

Conocido por: Directing · Cumpleaños: 1870-04-21 · Dia muerto: 1941-04-30 (71 años) · Género: Hombre · Lugar de nacimiento: Connellsville, Pennsylvania, USA

94 Películas

También conocido como: Edwin Stratton Porter · Ed Porter · Edward Porter · 에드윈 S. 포터 · 에드윈 포터

Biografía

Edwin Stanton Porter (21 de abril de 1870 - 30 de abril de 1941) fue un pionero cinematográfico estadounidense, más famoso como productor, director, director de estudio y cineasta de la Edison Manufacturing Company y la Famous Players Film Company. De más de 250 películas creadas por Porter, su más importante incluyen Jack y el Beanstalk (1902), la vida de un bombero estadounidense (1903), el gran robo de trenes (1903), el Kleptomaniac (1905), la vida de un vaquero (1906), rescatado de un nido de águila (1908), y el prisionero de Zenda (1913).

Películas y Series de TV

1982.

1 Película
Before the Nickelodeon: The Cinema of Edwin S. Porter

Before the Nickelodeon: The Cinema of Edwin S. Porter

1982
A documentary overview of silent cinema pioneer Edwin S. Porter.

1915.

3 Películas
The Morals of Marcus

The Morals of Marcus

1915
A silent comedy drama film directed by Hugh Ford and Edwin S. Porter
Bella Donna

Bella Donna

1915
Bella Donna se enamora del exótico Baroudi y planea envenenar a su marido.
The White Pearl

The White Pearl

1915
Una película de teatro romántico silencioso dirigida por Hugh Ford y Edwin S. Porter.

1914.

4 Películas
Hearts Adrift

Hearts Adrift

1914
A lost film. A man and a woman are shipwrecked on a desert island. It doesn't take long before they fall in love and, figuring that they would never see civilization again, declare themselves married ...
Such a Little Queen

Such a Little Queen

1914
A lost film. Queen Anna Victoria of Herzegovina is exiled from her tiny country and forced to live in poverty in America. Meanwhile, King Stephen of Bosnia, whom she loves but cannot marry due to poli...
Tess of the Storm Country

Tess of the Storm Country

1914
A young girl, squatting on a wealthy man's land fights for her fellow squatters' right to stay.
A Good Little Devil

A Good Little Devil

1914
A partially lost film, with only one surviving reel. A movie released in 1914 directed by Edwin S. Porter.

1913.

3 Películas
The Prisoner of Zenda

The Prisoner of Zenda

1913
King Rudolf of Ruritania is saved from a coup attempt by the help of his lookalike cousin, who falls in love with the king's fiancee.
In the Bishop's Carriage

In the Bishop's Carriage

1913
A lost film. A successful stage actress with a hidden past as a criminal is kept on the path of righteousness by a benefactor.
The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

1913
A French sailor, imprisoned for years on false charges of conpiring against the king, escapes and exacts revenge on his accusers.

1911.

3 Películas
A Romance of the Cliff Dwellers

A Romance of the Cliff Dwellers

1911
La historia misma trata del instinto primitivo de la humanidad; desear era tomar la fuerza de las armas, y así uno de los jefes eligió para la suya una hermosa doncella amada a su vez por una joven va...
On the Brink

On the Brink

1911
A 1911 silent drama film written and directed by Edwin S. Porter and Lois Weber. Starring Lois Weber, Phillips Smalley, and Charles De Forrest.
The Price

The Price

1911
Pretty Ann, and Joe, the hostler, one day chance to meet. Strong is Joe, and simple, and Ann is shy and sweet. As man and maid have done before, they love, and marry, too. And live happy ever after? A...

1910.

2 Películas
The Attack on the Mill

The Attack on the Mill

1910
First, the eye is introduced to the old mill itself, with a gay betrothal party in progress, and laughter and merriment on all sides. Suddenly the laughter is hushed by the martial tread of feet, and ...
Sunshine Sue

Sunshine Sue

1910
A country girl follows a city suitor, but is left alone and must fend for herself.

1909.

1 Película
The Cord of Life

The Cord of Life

1909
Antonine, un canalla inútil y bueno para nada, exige dinero de su prima Galora, un marido y padre enérgico y providente. Sus demandas se satisfacen con un rechazo positivo, y cuando él se hace insiste...

1908.

4 Películas
Cupid’s Pranks

Cupid’s Pranks

1908
After receiving a scolding for falling asleep on the job, Cupid is sent out in search of potential lovers to unite. While flying over a city, he finds a ballroom dance and identifies a likely couple. ...
Tale the Autumn Leaves Told

Tale the Autumn Leaves Told

1908
A handful of short tales of love, framed by leaf masks.
Rescued from an Eagle's Nest

Rescued from an Eagle's Nest

1908
A woodsman leaves a hut followed by a woman with their baby. Nearby some men chop down a tree. The baby is left outside the hut, but an eagle flies away with it.
A Suburbanite's Ingenious Alarm

A Suburbanite's Ingenious Alarm

1908
An office worker takes desperate measures in an attempt to get up on time in the morning.

1907.

5 Películas
Cohen’s Fire Sale

Cohen’s Fire Sale

1907
A shopkeeper suffers the loss of some valuable merchandise, and thinks of a way to regain his losses.
College Chums

College Chums

1907
While in a park, a young woman sees her fiancé being quite affectionate with another woman. When she calls him on the telephone to demand an explanation, he tells her that it was his sister. She is no...
The Rivals

The Rivals

1907
Chollie and George compete for a young woman's affection, using trickery and sabotage.
A Little Girl Who Did Not Believe in Santa Claus

A Little Girl Who Did Not Believe in Santa Claus

4
1907
A generous boy tries to help a girl who does not believe in Santa Claus because of her family's poverty.
The 'Teddy' Bears

The 'Teddy' Bears

1907
A combination of the story of Goldlocks and the Three Bears with the true story of how Teddy Roosevelt spared a bear cub after killing its mother while hunting, an event which led to the popularizatio...

1906.

8 Películas
Kathleen Mavourneen

Kathleen Mavourneen

1906
Captain Clearfield, a wealthy landlord, assaults Kathleen with the help of an accomplice, but Terence O'More arrives in time to break up the attack. Clearfield then tries to get his way by intimidatin...
Waiting at the Church

Waiting at the Church

1906
1906 film by Edwin S. Porter, based on a popular song of the same title.
The Life of a Cowboy

The Life of a Cowboy

1906
A cowboy gets involved in the kidnapping and rescue of a pretty young girl.
How the Office Boy Saw the Ball Game

How the Office Boy Saw the Ball Game

1906
An office boy plays hooky from work so he can watch a ballgame perched high atop a telephone pole. Includes footage of an actual baseball game as if seen through a telescope.
A Winter Straw Ride

A Winter Straw Ride

6
1906
Two groups of young women get into a pair of horse-drawn carts, and go off for a straw ride through the snowy streets. As they pass by a group of children, the children throw snowballs at the riders, ...
Holdup of the Rocky Mountain Express

Holdup of the Rocky Mountain Express

1906
An early film drama shot on an actual railroad line in Phoenicia, NY in the Catskills.
Three American Beauties

Three American Beauties

1906
In this color-tinted short, we first see a close-up of a red rose, perfectly formed. Then, we see the rose held by a young woman who is wearing a bright yellow dress. She's the second beauty. Behind h...
Dream of a Rarebit Fiend

Dream of a Rarebit Fiend

6
1906
La película trata de un hombre que se desgarra en rarebit y sufre sueños alucinatorios..

1905.

10 Películas
On a Good Old 5¢ Trolley Ride

On a Good Old 5¢ Trolley Ride

1905
Los personajes divertidos abordan un carro poco confiable en cada parada, y luego abandonan el tranvía para perseguir a un hombre que trajo a bordo una cesta llena de serpientes. La persecución termin...
The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas

1905
Santa alimenta a sus renos y carga su trineo en Nochebuena y luego va en su viaje para entregar juguetes a los niños del mundo..
The Seven Ages

The Seven Ages

1905
A couple who have known each other all of their lives are shown together at different stages of life. First, as children, they play together affectionately. Soon afterwards, they are at school togethe...
The Life of an American Policeman

The Life of an American Policeman

1905
A policeman has breakfast with his wife and children, and then prepares for the day's work. While on his beat, he finds and helps a lost child. Later, several officers try to save a woman who has atte...
The White Caps

The White Caps

1905
Two members of a vigilante group known as 'The White Caps' post a warning sign on a man's home. When the man comes home, he tears down the sign, and then proceeds to abuse his wife both verbally and p...
Police Chasing Scorching Auto

Police Chasing Scorching Auto

1905
Police officers pursue a speeding automobile that almost hit a small child. This short is an outtake from Life of an American Policeman (1905). Once that film had been edited to fit a standard 1,000 f...
The Miller’s Daughter

The Miller’s Daughter

1905
Hazel, the miller's daughter, is courted by a country boy and a sophisticated city boy. Her father favors the country boy, but she elopes with the city boy. Before they can marry, his wife shows up an...
Coney Island at Night

Coney Island at Night

6
1905
A panorama of Coney Island, taken at night: the camera sweeps across the scene from a vantage point well above the area. It then moves in for closer views of Dreamland and Luna Park.
The Little Train Robbery

The Little Train Robbery

1905
In this parody of 1903's "Great Train Robbery", also made by Edwin S. Porter, young bandits rob the passengers of a kiddie train and are chased by police officers.
The Whole Dam Family and the Dam Dog

The Whole Dam Family and the Dam Dog

1905
A portrait of the Dam family.

1904.

10 Películas
Crossing Ice Bridge at Niagara Falls

Crossing Ice Bridge at Niagara Falls

1904
The severe cold of the winter of 1903-04 allowed the rapids of Niagara Falls to freeze over, allowing the brave tourists to enter the chasm and cross to the other side over the formed ice bridge.
Fire and Flames at Luna Park, Coney Island (An Attraction at Coney Island)

Fire and Flames at Luna Park, Coney Island (An Attraction at Coney Island)

1904
A fire fighting demonstration in Luna Park, Coney Island. on August 15, 1904.
The Ex-Convict

The Ex-Convict

1904
A recently released prisoner struggles to support his family.
Maniac Chase

Maniac Chase

1904
A “madman” escapes prison and the torments of his warders.
European Rest Cure

European Rest Cure

4
1904
An American tourist has a terrible ordeal on his European vacation.
How a French Nobleman Got a Wife Through the 'New York Herald' Personal Columns

How a French Nobleman Got a Wife Through the 'New York Herald' Personal Columns

1904
A French aristocrat, who has recently arrived in America, has placed a personal advertisement in the newspaper...
Photographing a Female Crook

Photographing a Female Crook

1904
Directed by Edwin S. Porter.
Scarecrow Pump

Scarecrow Pump

1904
A pump stands outside a farmhouse, just inside a picket fence. A boy comes out of the house and dresses up the pump handle and its post as a scarecrow, so that he can play a practical joke on a drunke...
Dog Factory

Dog Factory

1904
A brief vaudeville-style demonstration of a "Dog Transformator," a machine that instantly turns dogs into sausages, and amazingly, sausages back into dogs.
Nervy Nat Kisses the Bride

Nervy Nat Kisses the Bride

1904
A tramp gets involved in mischief on a train.

1903.

11 Películas
Electrocuting an Elephant

Electrocuting an Elephant

1903
This is a film taken of the execution of Topsy, an elephant employed to help build Luna Park on Coney Island.
Buster's Joke on Papa (II)

Buster's Joke on Papa (II)

1903
Buster Brown hace un chiste práctico con su madre, persuadiéndola a poner sus manos en una sartén de langostas, y luego pone un montón de ellas en la cama de su padre. Hicieron dos versiones de esta b...
Buster's Joke on Papa (I)

Buster's Joke on Papa (I)

1903
Buster Brown hace un chiste práctico con su madre, persuadiéndola a poner sus manos en una sartén de langostas, y luego pone un montón de ellas en la cama de su padre. Hicieron dos versiones de esta b...
Asalto y robo de un tren

Asalto y robo de un tren

6
1903
El empleado de la estación de tren fue atado y atacado por cuatro hombres que robaron el tren y amenazaron al operador. Cuando un pasajero trata de huir, toman todo el dinero y disparan al pasajero. U...
What Happened in the Tunnel

What Happened in the Tunnel

1903
A woman riding a train must contend with the unwelcome advances of a male passenger.
The Gay Shoe Clerk

The Gay Shoe Clerk

1903
Young lady and chaperone enter. A fresh young clerk is trying a pair of high-heeled slippers on the young lady. She raises her dress seductively, showing a shapely ankle to him. He becomes flustered a...
Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

6
1903
Based on the novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe: Eliza, a slave who has a young child, pleads with Tom, another slave, to escape with her. Tom does not leave, but Eliza flees with her child. After getting...
Vida de un bombero americano

Vida de un bombero americano

1
1903
Los bomberos están respondiendo a un incendio de la casa, salen de la estación con su bombero de caballos y van a la escena para salvar a una mujer. Ella les dice que su hijo está dormido.
The Unappreciated Joke

The Unappreciated Joke

1903
Scene, interior of a street-car. A stout man enters and sits down alongside of a friend and proceeds to read a comic paper. He shows a joke in the paper to his friend, and the both laugh heartily. The...
New York City 'Ghetto' Fish Market

New York City 'Ghetto' Fish Market

1903
Hay una vista panorámica del mercado. La gente está comprando pescado..

1902.

9 Películas
Babies Rolling Eggs

Babies Rolling Eggs

1902
The Washington Star of April 1st, 1900, gave the following account of the ceremony: "Over 40,000 women and children passed through the White House Gates to-day during the hours set apart for the great...
The Burlesque Suicide, No. 2

The Burlesque Suicide, No. 2

5.6
1902
A despondent-looking man sits behind a table that holds a drink and a gun. He hesitates, thinks things over, starts to take a drink, and then puts down the glass. Then he picks up the gun and raises i...
The Twentieth Century Tramp; or, Happy Hooligan and His Airship

The Twentieth Century Tramp; or, Happy Hooligan and His Airship

1902
A comic picture that defies description. It depicts the Twentieth Century up-to-date tramp flying over the chimney tops of New York City in the latest improved flying machine. Weary Willie has the ind...
Capture of the Biddle Brothers

Capture of the Biddle Brothers

1902
The public throughout the world is acquainted with the sensational capture of the Biddle Brothers and Mrs. Soffel, who, through the aid of Mrs. Soffel, escaped from the Pittsburg jail on January 30th,...
Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show

Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show

1902
Country rube thinks what he sees on the movie screen is real. He jumps out of his seat to try to stop a kissing scene.
The Interrupted Bathers

The Interrupted Bathers

1902
Three girls are taking a bath in a quiet, shady spot along a beautiful stream. Another young lady in bathing attire reclines on the bank. The latter suddenly discovers two hoboes coming toward the bat...
Burning of Durland's Riding Academy

Burning of Durland's Riding Academy

1902
Hay un incendio. El fuego se ha apagado en su mayoría, pero los bomberos todavía están en la escena, arrastrando los restos humeantes de los edificios. La gente está ayudando a limpiar o simplemente m...
Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

6
1902
La edición secuencial de continuidad de Porter enlaza varios disparos para formar una narrativa de la famosa historia de cuento de hadas de Jack y su habas mágicas. Porter utiliza animación, doble exp...
Fun in a Bakery Shop

Fun in a Bakery Shop

6
1902
Un asistente de panadería está haciendo masa. Mientras el asistente la esculpe, la masa se pega al lado del barril. Hay experimentos con stop motion..

1901.

13 Películas
Love by the Light of the Moon

Love by the Light of the Moon

1901
Muestra una pared de jardín en el fondo. Dos amantes aparecen y se inclinan sobre la puerta del jardín donde la luna lanza una sombra sobre el suelo. El joven invita a la joven a un set, cuando la car...
Panorama of Esplanade by Night

Panorama of Esplanade by Night

1901
Una imagen perfecta de los edificios de la Exposición Panamericana, incluyendo la Torre Eléctrica y el Templo de la Música, como aparecen por la noche..
Day at the Circus

Day at the Circus

1901
We present here a series of interesting pictures and show a number of scenes just as witnessed by a visitor to the Great Forepaugh and Sells Bros. combined four-ring circus. We begin by showing the co...
The Finish of Bridget McKeen

The Finish of Bridget McKeen

1901
The cook has trouble lighting the stove, so she adds kerosene, with explosive results.
The Martyred Presidents

The Martyred Presidents

1901
This film is difficult to classify. It opens on a scene showing a mourner with bowed head sitting in front of what appears to be a tombstone. Shortly afterwards, the face of Abraham Lincoln and then o...
The Old Maid Having Her Picture Taken

The Old Maid Having Her Picture Taken

1901
An old maid is walking about the studio while the photographer is getting his camera ready. She first looks at a hanger, which immediately falls from the wall, not being able to stand her gaze. Then s...
Kansas Saloon Smashers

Kansas Saloon Smashers

1901
A gilded saloon, with a fancy bar, forms the background. A nobby bartender with white coat and apron is dispensing drinks to customers. Behind him are polished plate glass mirrors. A comical Irishman ...
Circular Panorama of Electric Tower

Circular Panorama of Electric Tower

1901
A most interesting picture at the Pan-American Exposition. The picture was taken from the north side of the Electric Tower. It presents the most perfect and diversified views of the Transportation Bui...
Pan-American Exposition by Night

Pan-American Exposition by Night

1901
A great feature of the Pan-American Exposition, as unanimously conceded by all visitors, was the electric illumination of the Exposition grounds at night. After a great deal of experimenting and patie...
Another Job for the Undertaker

Another Job for the Undertaker

4
1901
Shows a bedroom in a hotel. On the wall of the room is a conspicuous sign "Don't blow out the gas." A hayseed enters the room, accompanied by a bellboy. The boy deposits the Rube's bag and umbrella, t...
Trapeze Disrobing Act

Trapeze Disrobing Act

1901
The stage of a vaudeville theatre. A lady in evening costume is performing on a trapeze. Two Rubes are seated in a box. The lady begins to disrobe, and here the fun commences. As she removes her garme...
The Artist's Dilemma

The Artist's Dilemma

1901
El artista está dormido. Un artista pinta un cuadro para una joven después de que se abre un reloj de moda antigua. Un payaso hace el amor con una señora mientras el artista está trabajando. Se vio ob...
What Happened on Twenty-Third Street, New York City

What Happened on Twenty-Third Street, New York City

2
1901
Hay una vista desde la calle. Los actores, un hombre en el vestido de verano y una mujer con un vestido de tobillo largo, caminan hacia la cámara después de ver imágenes de peatones y tráfico callejer...

1900.

6 Películas
A Dull Razor

A Dull Razor

1900
This picture shows an old gentleman seated at his shaving table. The razor is evidently giving him a great deal of trouble...
The Mystic Swing

The Mystic Swing

1900
The professor shows his power to Mephisto by mysteriously placing a young lady in a swing. Mephisto then shows his power by making the young lady disappear from the swing, to the surprise of the profe...
The Kiss

The Kiss

1900
Nothing new, but an old thing done over again and done well. Some one has attempted to describe a kiss as "something made of nothing," but this is not one of that kind, but one of those old fashioned ...
An Artist's Dream

An Artist's Dream

1900
The scene opens in the interior of an artist's studio. Mephisto appears mysteriously and signals the pictures to come to life. They step down from the frames and walk forward, admiring their costumes....
Uncle Josh in a Spooky Hotel

Uncle Josh in a Spooky Hotel

1900
Uncle Josh returns in this sequel to UNCLE JOSH'S NIGHTMARE. This time he checks into a hotel, presumably to get a better nights rest than he got at home. Of course the way bad luck follows Josh aroun...
Uncle Josh's Nightmare

Uncle Josh's Nightmare

6
1900
Pobre tío Josh está tratando de conseguir dormir, pero siendo constantemente atormentado por un tipo en ropa interior roja larga con cuernos. Un corto truco temprano de edición película usando una cám...

1898.

1 Película
The Cavalier's Dream

The Cavalier's Dream

1898
He sits asleep at a bare table; old witch enters, raps three times, then disappears; cavalier sees table spread for a sumptuous repast. Mephistopheles appears; then the old witch, who suddenly changes...
Última actualización: 
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Edwin_S._Porter", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
Producto
contacts@moviefit.me
Términos de Uso
Affiliate Disclosure
Política de Privacidad
Medios Sociales
Twitter
Pinterest
Descargar
Aplicación de iOS
Aplicación de Android