1904 Movie Trailers

Watch official trailers for movies released in 1904.

Most Popular 1904 Trailers

Total trailers found: 184

Scarecrow Pump Trailer (1904)

09 December 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 drunken acquaintance when he passes by.

Weird Fancies Trailer (1904)

03 July 1904

This is a mesmerising little short that employs a peculiar bird’s eye view of a mischievous devil who dances around, performing strange tricks and making sexy ladies appear out of nowhere.

Barcelona Park at Twilight Trailer (1904)

30 September 1904

Early short showing the titular park in around 2 minutes.

A Moonlight Serenade Trailer (1904)

22 April 1904

Pierrot goes to the house of his love to serenade her, but her father kicks him out. Soon the moon and its goddess Diana come towards the man and offers him something better.

The Impossible Voyage Trailer (1904)

01 October 1904

Using every known means of transportation, several savants from the Geographic Society undertake a journey through the Alps to the Sun which finishes under the sea.

Buy Your Own Cherries Trailer (1904)

01 June 1904

A barmaid plies a swell with smiles and with cherries from a box that's just been delivered. When she refuses a cherry to a roughly-dressed tradesman who runs a tab at the bar, he pays off his debt in a huff, using all his week's pay.

Westinghouse Works Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

This is a compilation of 3 films in the Westinghouse series of shorts filmed in April and May of 1904, and contained in the 3-disk boxed DVD set called "More Treasures from American Film Archives, 1894-1931" (2004), compiled by the National Film Preservation Foundation from 5 American film archives.

Treloar and Miss Marshall, Prize Winners at the Physical Culture Show in Madison Square Garden Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

Opens with a woman posing on a pedestal, dressed in a white body leotard with a sash tied at her hips.

A Miracle Under the Inquisition Trailer (1904)

26 March 1904

An inquisitor and two of his henchmen burn a woman at the stake. An angel intervenes.

The Mermaid Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A man performs tricks with an aquarium and a mermaid

Ved Ribe Domkirkes indvielse Trailer (1904)

03 November 1904

Scenes from Ribe Domkirkes.

Électrocutée Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

The Bold Bank Robbery Trailer (1904)

21 September 1904

A gang of criminals plans and executes the robbery of a bank in Philadelphia. However, the police are alerted and a chase through the city's streets ensues.

The Cook in Trouble Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A cook has his hands full with three mischievous devils, who pop in and out of his kitchen.

Drat That Boy Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A boy pulls a prank on his poor old mother.

Dog Factory Trailer (1904)

11 May 1904

A brief vaudeville-style demonstration of a "Dog Transformator," a machine that instantly turns dogs into sausages, and amazingly, sausages back into dogs.

The Wandering Jew Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A Jew who mocked Jesus on the cross is visited by a devil and an angel

The Widow and the Only Man Trailer (1904)

02 January 1904

Only women are at a resort, until one man arrives. He woos a pretty young widow, and wins her.

Tchin-Tchao, the Chinese Conjurer Trailer (1904)

29 April 1904

A Chinese conjurer stands next to a table, it becomes two tables. A fan becomes a parasol, lanterns appear and disappear.

The Suburbanite Trailer (1904)

12 November 1904

A family moves out to the 'peaceful' suburbs where everything goes wrong, including the mother-in-law moving in.

An Interesting Story Trailer (1904)

01 October 1904

The adventures of an inattentive man who can't look away from his book.

The Wonderful Living Fan Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

As a conjurer awaits an audience, a procession announces the arrival of a royal representative, carried in a sedan chair, to see him.

Faust and Marguerite Trailer (1904)

01 April 1904

Melies second attempt at telling the story of Faust. This time out Faust and his love Marguerite are sentenced to Hell where they are showed the torture that awaits.

Burglary at Night Trailer (1904)

24 December 1904

A man hides his valuables under his mattress before going to sleep, blissfully unaware of the two burglars on his roof.

Buster and Tige Put a Balloon Vendor Out of Business Trailer (1904)

22 March 1904

Scene V of the Buster Brown Series. Shows an Italian balloon vendor near the "Flat-iron" Building, New York City.

A Day in the Hayfields Trailer (1904)

22 May 1904

Documentary on the process of hay-making, from the cutting of the grass to the stacking of the hay.

The Firefall Trailer (1904)

14 May 1904

A magic show.

European Rest Cure Trailer (1904)

01 September 1904

An American tourist has a terrible ordeal on his European vacation.

The Bewitched Trunk Trailer (1904)

05 March 1904

Bewtiched trunk

Mr. Pecksniff Fetches the Doctor Trailer (1904)

01 August 1904

A husband rushes for a doctor and his wife has triplets.

Pranks of Buster Brown and His Dog Tige Trailer (1904)

22 March 1904

Scene I of the Buster Brown Series. The opening scene shows Bridget asleep at the kitchen-table, and Buster enters on tip-toe.

The Moonshiner Trailer (1904)

18 August 1904

A mountaineer loads a shipment of moonshine whiskey onto his horse-cart, then goes to make a delivery.

Drama in the Air Trailer (1904)

26 August 1904

This Gaston Velle movie from 1904 was a fairly venturesome piece of film-making for the era. First, its credits include Jules Verne: his second after the Méliès TRIP TO THE MOON a couple of years earlier.

Every Man His Own Cigar Lighter Trailer (1904)

13 February 1904

Only 8 surviving seconds of a man getting great pleasure from smoking a cigar.

Fire and Flames at Luna Park, Coney Island (An Attraction at Coney Island) Trailer (1904)

31 July 1904

A fire fighting demonstration in Luna Park, Coney Island. on August 15, 1904.

L'assassinat du ministre Plehve Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

The film depicts the assassination of the Russian minister in charge of the secret police.

Parsifal Trailer (1904)

13 October 1904

Klingsor seeks admission to the Holy Grail. Evil summons Kundry. Herzeloid appears with the child Parsifal.

Kiss Me! Trailer (1904)

29 February 1904

A high board fence is shown covered with theatrical posters. The one in the center shows the head and shoulders of a pretty girl.

The Great Train Robbery Trailer (1904)

25 June 1904

Remake of Edwin S. Porter's film of the same title.

Panorama du port d'Alger Trailer (1904)

29 October 1904

Panorama of the port of Algiers.

Rector's to Claremont Trailer (1904)

22 May 1904

When a group of diners boards a carriage, one man is left behind and chases after them on foot.

The Coronation of King Peter I of Serbia Trailer (1904)

11 October 1904

Belgradian parades and everyday street scenes.

The Strike Trailer (1904)

29 September 1904

During a strike, several workers are killed in a confrontation. The wife of one of them kills the factory owner.

Photographing a Female Crook Trailer (1904)

09 February 1904

Photographing a Female Crook, possibly, contains an early rendition of sequences of tracking-in shots that leads to a close-up of one the characters.

A Rube Couple at a County Fair Trailer (1904)

22 November 1904

The title of this early US film is something of a con really. Another rube couple had appeared in an entertaining movie set at Coney Island the previous year, and that film had been quite entertaining (for it's day) so any audience of the time would have been forgiven for thinking this film would provide them with more comedy along the lines of the first film.

Meet Me at the Fountain Trailer (1904)

01 November 1904

Frenchman Count Hardup advertises for a wife. He gets more than he bargained for when women start chasing him.

Decoyed Trailer (1904)

23 September 1904

A young woman is abducted and forced to beg from passers-by.

La Bonne purge Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A comedic short about taking unpleasant medicine.

Indians and Cowboys Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A captured Indian marauder is beaten by a gang of cowboys. Seeking vengeance, the Indians attack a stagecoach and abduct its passengers.

A Wager Between Two Magicians, or, Jealous of Myself Trailer (1904)

13 February 1904

R. F. Outcault Making a Sketch of Buster and Tige Trailer (1904)

01 March 1904

Buster Brown creater R.F. Outcault sketches his creation. Part of the Buster Brown series for Edison film studio.

Personal Trailer (1904)

01 November 1904

A man who has placed a personal advertisement for a prospective wife goes to wait at the meeting place that he designated.

Princess Rajah Dance Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A woman stands in front of a building, a chair to her left, dressed in black, full skirt, quarter sleeves, and a scooped bodice.

The Christmas Angel Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

A poor family in a rundown house where snow falls through the broken roof, there's no coal to heat the pathetic little stove, mother is sick, father sends daughter out to beg.

Le Bey de Tunis et les personnages de sa suite descendant l'escalier du Bardo Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

No Overview

Girls Taking Time Checks Trailer (1904)

30 April 1904

Almost 200 women file by a device on the wall from which they take their time checks. A man runs half-way across the screen at the end of the film.

Taping Coils Trailer (1904)

01 May 1904

Numerous women stand at several rows of tables where they appear to be wrapping tape around some devices, presumably coils.

The Imperceptable Transmutations Trailer (1904)

01 January 1904

This shows a prince entering upon the stage of the King's private theatre. He is about to do a few mystifying tricks for the amusement of the court.

Canoeing on the Charles River, Boston, Mass. Trailer (1904)

01 July 1904

With a tree-lined river bank dominating the top and back of the frame, the Charles River flows toward a stationary camera.

Daniel Dalsgaards Kaffeforretning Trailer (1904)

03 November 1904

Early commercial film for Daniel Dalsgaards Kaffeforretning.