Edwin S. Porter

Edwin S. Porter

Conhecido(a) por: Directing · Nascimento: 1870-04-21 · Dia da morte: 1941-04-30 (71 anos) · Gênero: Masculino · Local de nascimento: Connellsville, Pennsylvania, USA

95 Filmes

Também conhecido(a) como: Edwin Stratton Porter · Ed Porter · Edward Porter · 에드윈 S. 포터 · 에드윈 포터

Biografia

Edwin Stanton Porter (21 de abril de 1870 - 30 de abril de 1941) foi um pioneiro estadunidense, mais famoso como produtor, diretor, gerente de estúdio e cineasta da Edison Manufacturing Company e da Famous Players Film Company. De mais de 250 filmes criados por Porter, seu mais importante incluem Jack e o Beanstalk (1902), a vida de um bombeiro americano (1903), o grande roubo de trem (1903), o Kleptomaniac (1905), a vida de um cowboy (1906), resgatado de um ninho de águia (1908), e o prisioneiro de Zenda (1913).

Filmes e Séries de TV

1982.

1 Filme
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 Filmes
The Morals of Marcus

The Morals of Marcus

1915
A silent comedy drama film directed by Hugh Ford and Edwin S. Porter
The White Pearl

The White Pearl

1915
Um filme de drama romântico silencioso dirigido por Hugh Ford e Edwin S. Porter.

1914.

4 Filmes
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
Um filme parcialmente perdido, com apenas um rolo sobrevivente. Um filme lançado em 1914, dirigido por Edwin S. Porter..

1913.

3 Filmes
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
Um marinheiro francês, preso por anos por falsas acusações de conspiração contra o rei, escapa e exibe vingança sobre seus acusadores..

1911.

3 Filmes
A Romance of the Cliff Dwellers

A Romance of the Cliff Dwellers

1911
The story itself deals with the primitive instinct of mankind; to desire was to take at strength of arms, and thus one of the chiefs chose for his own a maiden fair who was loved in turn by a young br...
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 Filmes
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
Uma menina de campo segue um pretendente da cidade, mas é deixado sozinho e deve se defender por si mesma..

1909.

2 Filmes
Faust

Faust

1909
Faust, um filósofo e mágico ancião que se cansou da vida e procurou em vão o segredo da juventude eterna, decide, após uma longa vigília noturna, chamar para fora dos reinos das trevas o mal para ajud...
The Cord of Life

The Cord of Life

1909
Antonine, um canalha inútil, bom para nada, exige dinheiro de sua prima Galora, um marido e pai enérgicos e providentes. Suas exigências são satisfeitas com uma rejeição positiva, e quando ele se torn...

1908.

4 Filmes
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
Um lenhador deixa uma cabana seguida por uma mulher com seu bebê. Perto de alguns homens cortar uma árvore. O bebê é deixado fora da cabana, mas uma águia voa com ela..
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 Filmes
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 Filmes
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.
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
O filme é sobre um homem que se desfila em rarebit e sofre sonhos alucinatórios..

1905.

10 Filmes
On a Good Old 5¢ Trolley Ride

On a Good Old 5¢ Trolley Ride

1905
Os personagens divertidos embarcam em um carrinho não confiável em cada parada, e depois abandonam o bonde para perseguir um homem que trouxe a bordo uma cesta cheia de cobras. A perseguição termina q...
The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas

1905
Papai Noel alimenta suas renas e carrega seu trenó na véspera de Natal e depois vai em sua viagem para entregar brinquedos para as crianças do 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 Filmes
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 Filmes
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 faz uma brincadeira com a mãe, persuadindo-a a colocar as mãos em uma panela de lagostas, e depois coloca um monte delas na cama do pai. Fizeram duas versões desta piada. Um onde uma lago...
Buster's Joke on Papa (I)

Buster's Joke on Papa (I)

1903
Buster Brown faz uma brincadeira com a mãe, persuadindo-a a colocar as mãos em uma panela de lagostas, e depois coloca um monte delas na cama do pai. Fizeram duas versões desta piada. Um onde uma lago...
O Grande Roubo do Trem

O Grande Roubo do Trem

6
1903
O escrivão na estação de trem foi amarrado e atacado por quatro homens que roubaram o trem e ameaçaram o operador. Quando um passageiro tenta fugir, eles pegam todo o dinheiro e atiram no passageiro. ...
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...
A vida de um bombeiro americano

A vida de um bombeiro americano

1
1903
Os bombeiros estão respondendo a um incêndio de casa. Eles deixam a estação com o seu bombeiro desenhado cavalo e vão para a cena para salvar uma mulher. Ela lhes diz que seu filho está dormindo..
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
Há uma vista panorâmica do mercado. As pessoas estão comprando peixe..

1902.

9 Filmes
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
Há um incêndio. O fogo se apagou na maior parte, mas os bombeiros ainda estão no local, escondendo os restos fumantes dos edifícios. As pessoas estão ajudando a limpar ou apenas olhando para as ruínas...
João e o Pé de Feijão

João e o Pé de Feijão

6
1902
A edição de continuidade sequencial de Porter liga vários tiros para formar uma narrativa da famosa história de conto de fadas de Jack e seu feijão mágico. Porter usa animação, exposição dupla, e foto...
Fun in a Bakery Shop

Fun in a Bakery Shop

6
1902
Um assistente de padeiro está fazendo massa. Como o assistente esculpi-lo, a massa pega para o lado do barril. Há experiências com stop movimento..

1901.

13 Filmes
Love by the Light of the Moon

Love by the Light of the Moon

1901
Mostra uma parede de jardim no fundo. Dois amantes aparecem e inclinam-se sobre o portão do jardim onde a lua lança uma sombra sobre o chão. O jovem convida a jovem senhora a um settee, quando o rosto...
Panorama of Esplanade by Night

Panorama of Esplanade by Night

1901
Uma imagem perfeita dos edifícios Pan-American Exposition, incluindo a Torre Elétrica e o Templo da Música, como eles aparecem à noite..
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
O artista está dormindo. Um artista pinta um quadro para uma jovem senhora depois de um relógio de moda antiga abre. Um palhaço faz amor com uma senhora enquanto o artista está trabalhando. Ele foi fo...
What Happened on Twenty-Third Street, New York City

What Happened on Twenty-Third Street, New York City

2
1901
Há uma vista da rua. Os atores, um homem no vestuário de verão e uma mulher com um vestido de tornozelo, caminham em direção à câmera depois de ver imagens de pedestres e trânsito de rua..

1900.

6 Filmes
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 tio Josh está tentando chegar a dormir, mas sendo constantemente amaldiçoado por um sujeito de cueca vermelha longa com chifres. Um pequeno truque de edição filme usando uma câmera estacionária ...

1898.

1 Filme
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...
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