Edwin S. Porter


Recent Reviews

A Winter Straw Ride

Holy moley is this ever wild! I confess, I enjoyed it much more than many of the "classic" silents. The knocks and falls those folks were taking–lol, I'm going to...

Electrocuting an Elephant

How low can you go when trying to smear a competitor? This low. Made all the more horrible by the way anticipation was built up to the fatal moment, which...

The Terrible Kids

A dog is only as naughty as his trainers!

Coney Island at Night

Very Very Cool little piece

The Great Train Robbery

I loved the innovative techniques: the coloration, the double exposure, etc. And all in 1903!