1916 Movie Trailers

Watch official trailers for movies released in 1916.

Most Popular 1916 Trailers

Total trailers found: 421

Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages Trailer (1916)

04 September 1916

The story of a poor young woman, separated by prejudice from her husband and baby, is interwoven with tales of intolerance from throughout history.

The Rink Trailer (1916)

04 December 1916

After amusements working in a restaurant, Charlie uses his lunch break to go roller skating.

The Vagabond Trailer (1916)

10 July 1916

After passing the hat and taking the donations intended for German street musicians Charlie heads for the country.

One A.M. Trailer (1916)

07 August 1916

A drunken homeowner has a difficult time getting about in his home after arriving home late at night.

Behind the Screen Trailer (1916)

13 November 1916

Charlie is an overworked labourer at a film studio who helps a young woman find work even while his coworkers strike against his tyrannical boss.

The Floorwalker Trailer (1916)

15 May 1916

Chaplin, in his traditional Tramp persona, is a customer who creates chaos in a department store and becomes inadvertently entangled in the nefarious scheme of the store manager and the store's floorwalker to embezzle money from the establishment.

The Fireman Trailer (1916)

12 June 1916

Charlie is a fireman who always does everything wrong. A man talks the Fire Chief into ignoring his burning home (he wants the insurance money) unaware that his daughter (the love of the Chief) is upstairs in the house.

The Count Trailer (1916)

04 September 1916

The tailor's handyman (Chaplin) burns a count's trousers while ironing them and is fired. His superior discovers a note explaining the count can't attend a party, and dresses up like one to take his place.

Police Trailer (1916)

27 May 1916

Charlie is released from prison and immediately swindled by a fake parson. A fellow ex-convict convinces Charlie to help burglarize a house.

The Pawnshop Trailer (1916)

02 October 1916

Chaplin plays an assistant in a pawnshop run by Bergman. He engages in a slapstick battles with his fellow pawnshop assistant, deals with eccentric customers, and flirts with the pawnbroker's daughter.

Hoodoo Ann Trailer (1916)

26 March 1916

A teenage orphan (Mae Marsh) is taken in by a childless couple and quickly falls for the boy next door (Robert Harron).

The World and the Woman Trailer (1916)

18 November 1916

In "The World and the Woman", Jeanne Eagels plays a prostitute (which is only implied by her walking the streets and, at one point, being harassed by a policeman).

Where Are My Children? Trailer (1916)

16 April 1916

While prosecuting a physician for the death of a client after an abortion, the district attorney discovers that his wife helped her society friends and the daughter of her maid obtain and pay for abortions from the physician (and was perhaps herself also a client).

Joan the Woman Trailer (1916)

25 December 1916

A WWI English officer is inspired the night before a dangerous mission by a vision of Joan of Arc, whose story he relives.

When I Was Dead Trailer (1916)

25 February 1916

Because Ernst feels oppressed by his wife and her mother, he fakes his suicide and hires in his own household disguised as a servant.

Never Again! The Story of a Speeder Cop. Trailer (1916)

04 February 1916

An exasperated traffic cop resigns after failing to control speeding drivers.

Krazy Kat, Bugologist Trailer (1916)

14 March 1916

Krazy Kat and Ignatz set out for the wilds on Krazy's bike; Krazy's promises to teach Ignatz about bugology.

The Queen of Spades Trailer (1916)

01 April 1916

While hosting a game of cards one night, Narumov tells his friends a story about his grandmother, a Countess.

The Mystery of the Leaping Fish Trailer (1916)

11 June 1916

Coke Ennyday, the scientific detective, divides his own time in periods for "Sleep", "Eat", "Dope" and "Drink".

Pinkus's Shoe Palace Trailer (1916)

09 June 1916

Sally Pinkus is an German-Jewish boy who takes a job as a shoe store clerk after being expelled from school for goofing around.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Trailer (1916)

24 December 1916

Captain Nemo has built a fantastic submarine for his mission of revenge. He has traveled over 20,000 leagues in search of Charles Denver - a man who caused the death of Princess Daaker.

Judex Trailer (1916)

16 December 1916

Director Louis Feuillade won fame and critical acclaim with his early crime serials, Fantômas (1913-14) and Les Vampires (1915).

The Flying Torpedo Trailer (1916)

12 March 1916

In the future (1921), an alliance of several foreign countries plot to attack the US. American officials, coming to the realisation that the country is basically defenceless, offer $1,000,000 to anyone who can come up with a weapon to defeat the invaders.

The Good Bad Man Trailer (1916)

21 April 1916

An outlaw calling himself Passin' Through halts his "evil" ways long enough to help out some children in difficulty.

Eleanor's Catch Trailer (1916)

01 July 1916

ELEANOR'S CATCH is a delightful short, directed by and starring Cleo Madison. A successful actress, Madison was one of many women who directed films at Universal, particularly in the mid 1910s.

Shoes Trailer (1916)

26 June 1916

A young working girl must suport her family on only five dollars a week. The strain of trying to feed, house and clothe her mother, her father and three brothers finally gets to be too much, and she winds up selling her body for a pair of shoes.

His Bitter Pill Trailer (1916)

30 April 1916

Jim, the apple of his mother's eyes, is the big-hearted galoot of a man and is sheriff of his small town.

Flirting with Fate Trailer (1916)

01 January 1916

In the midst of an emotional depression, a man hires a murderer to kill him. But the despair soon passes, and the man must now escape the killer he's hired to end his life.

Reggie Mixes In Trailer (1916)

10 June 1916

Reggie, a wealthy young man about town, is eager for excitement, so he takes to visiting the rougher sections of the city in search of thrills.

Sherlock Holmes Trailer (1916)

30 June 1916

Long considered lost since its first release, the Gillette film is a vital missing link in the history of Holmes on screen.

He Did and He Didn’t Trailer (1916)

29 January 1916

A doctor, very much in love with his beautiful wife, comes to suspect that her visiting childhood friend Jack is more than just a friend.

Madame Tallien Trailer (1916)

12 November 1916

“Madame Tallien” (1916) depicts the libertine life and loves of the eponymous decadent aristocrat, an important activist who was ahead of her time in deciding to make both love and war before, during and after the French Revolution .

The Battle of the Somme Trailer (1916)

21 August 1916

The Battle of the Somme is a 1916 British documentary and propaganda film. Shot by two official cinematographers, Geoffrey Malins and John McDowell, the film depicts the British Army's preparations for, and the early stages of, the battle of the Somme.

Hell's Hinges Trailer (1916)

05 March 1916

When Reverend Robert Henley and his sister Faith arrive in the town of Hell's Hinges, saloon owner Silk Miller and his cohorts sense danger to their evil ways.

Miss Ledya Trailer (1916)

25 July 1916

Miss Ledyia, daughter of American millionaire Mr. Katson, vacationing in A Toxa (Galicia, Spain), will try to abort an Anarchist assassination plot against the King and Queen of Suavia.

The Matrimaniac Trailer (1916)

16 December 1916

A young couple attempts to elope, with the bride's irate father in hot pursuit. The train stops briefly and the young man dashes off to find a minister, but before he can get himself and the minister onto the train, it leaves, carrying his bride-to- be away.

The Danger Girl Trailer (1916)

24 August 1916

Madcap Gloria disguises herself as a man, in order to lure a "dangerous" vamp away from her beau, Bobbie.

Chaplin's Mutual Comedies Trailer (1916)

15 May 1916

In the movies he made for the Mutual Film Corporation, Chaplin perfected what would become the trademark themes and techniques of his career.

Nattens barn Trailer (1916)

30 October 1916

"Night children" - Violet, employed as a maid of Count Berkow, is wrongly accused of burglary of the Count.

The Phable of the Phat Woman Trailer (1916)

14 January 1916

A woman tries to lose weight.

Homunculus, 1. Teil Trailer (1916)

18 August 1916

Part of the artificial-creature series encompassing Der Golem (1914 and 1920), Alraune (1918, 1928, 1930) and Metropolis (1926), 'Homunculus' was the most popular serial in Germany during World War I even influencing the dress of fashionable Berlin.

Krazy Kat and Ignatz Mouse at the Circus Trailer (1916)

17 March 1916

Krazy Kat and Ignatz Mouse go to the circus and have some fun at the expense of a spectator.

Luke's Movie Muddle Trailer (1916)

03 December 1916

An early Harold Lloyd short depicting Lloyd as a Chaplin-esque character

The End of the World Trailer (1916)

01 April 1916

A comet, passing by the earth, causes rioting, social unrest, and major disasters that destroy the world in this World War I-era film.

East Is East Trailer (1916)

02 September 1916

Victoria Vickers, a little East End Cockney girl, is left a vast fortune by an uncle in America. She is finally discovered hop-picking in Kent by her solicitor, who has given up the search and gone off on a photographic holiday instead! The conditions of the legacy are that she must spend three years learning to be a lady before she inherits absolutely.

Blind Justice Trailer (1916)

24 September 1916

A simple-minded circus strongman, John Sikes, has been wrongly accused of a crime committed by Wilken.

Snow White Trailer (1916)

24 December 1916

Snow White, a beautiful girl, is despised by a wicked queen who tries to destroy her. With the aid of dwarves in the woods, Snow White overcomes the queen.

The Children in the House Trailer (1916)

29 April 1916

Silent melodrama.

Gretchen the Greenhorn Trailer (1916)

03 September 1916

Gretchen Van Houck is just arriving in the USA, on a ship from Holland. She joins her father, who has already spent several years in America, where he owns an engraving business.

Fatty and Mabel Adrift Trailer (1916)

09 January 1916

Villains launch Fatty and Mabel's beachfront house into the ocean.

The Revenge of the Homunculus Trailer (1916)

01 January 1916

No overview found.

King Lear Trailer (1916)

17 December 1916

Silent adaptation of Shakespeare's King Lear

Bobby Bumps Starts a Lodge Trailer (1916)

27 September 1916

Bobby Bumps invited his black neighbor to join his "lodge." But first he has to be initiated. The neighbor cleverly avoids getting rammed in the behind by Bobby's goat, but as he's running away, finds himself in a precarious position with a wild bear.

The End of the Homunculus Trailer (1916)

01 January 1916

A group of scientists, led by a Professor Ortmann, produce a living human child using scientific processes - a "homunculus.

Professor Bonehead Is Shipwrecked Trailer (1916)

27 December 1916

Professor Bonehead gets shipwrecked, strands on a tropical island and meets cannibals.

The Devil's Needle Trailer (1916)

12 August 1916

THE DEVIL'S NEEDLE (1916, dir: Chester Withey) stars silent superstar Norma Talmadge as Renee, a French artist's model who uses morphine as an escape from the dull reality of her life.

Civilization Trailer (1916)

02 June 1916

A submarine commander who is a secret pacifist refuses to torpedo a defense- less passenger ship, and his submarine is sunk and the captain is drowned.

Captain Grogg's Wonderful Journey Trailer (1916)

12 August 1916

Kapten Groggs and his companion Kalle sail to foreign shores, encountering wild animals, stormy weather, and friendly villains.

The tragic love story of the Homunculus Trailer (1916)

01 January 1916

No overview found.

Christus Trailer (1916)

08 April 1916

The story of the life of Christ.