Film Pioneers [Silent Era]

Entertainment: Movies Genre

Vote Ranking  

1

Alma Rubens

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Carl Dreyer

Filmmaker

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Walter Wanger

Producer

100% (1 of 1 votes)

4

David Belasco

Producer

100% (2 of 2 votes)

5

Art Acord

Actor

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

Marija Leiko

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

Michel Simon

Actor

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

Joseph Schenck

Producer

100% (1 of 1 votes)

9

Gordon Griffith

Actor

100% (1 of 1 votes)

10

Trixie Friganza

Actress

100% (5 of 5 votes)

11

Merian C. Cooper

Filmmaker

100% (1 of 1 votes)

12

Barbara Lamarr

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

13

Samuel Goldwyn

Producer

100% (1 of 1 votes)

14

Darryl F. Zanuck

Filmmaker

100% (6 of 6 votes)

15

Leon Shamroy

Filmmaker

100% (1 of 1 votes)

16

Gunnar Kaasen

Animal Expert

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

Betty Bronson

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

18

George Bancroft (Actor)

Actor

100% (2 of 2 votes)

19

Gregory La Cava

Filmmaker

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle

Actor

80.0% (12 of 15 votes)

21

Sara Garcia

Actress

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

22

Alice Terry

Actress

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

23

Anthony Asquith

Filmmaker

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

24

René Clair

Filmmaker

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

25

Louis B. Mayer

Entrepreneur

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

26

Paulette Goddard

Actress

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

27

Joan Crawford

Actress

61.54% (8 of 13 votes)

28

Werner Krauss

Actor

60.0% (3 of 5 votes)

29

Neil Hamilton

Actor

58.97% (194 of 329 votes)

30

Francis X. Bushman

Actor

57.14% (4 of 7 votes)

31

Mickey Rooney

Actor

56.42% (123 of 218 votes)

32

Charlie Chaplin

Actor

55.56% (5 of 9 votes)

33

Laurel and Hardy (Stanley and Oliver)

Comedians

55.46% (66 of 119 votes)

34

Louise Brooks

Actress

55.26% (42 of 76 votes)

35

Emil Jannings

Actor

55.00% (77 of 140 votes)

36

W.S. Van Dyke

Filmmaker

54.95% (61 of 111 votes)

37

Hugh Herbert

Comedian

54.48% (73 of 134 votes)

38

Marlene Dietrich

Actress

54.47% (67 of 123 votes)

39

William Fox

Entrepreneur

54.43% (86 of 158 votes)

40

W.C. Fields

Comedian

54.31% (63 of 116 votes)

41

Fay Wray

Actress

53.85% (7 of 13 votes)

42

Jean Harlow

Actress

53.09% (43 of 81 votes)

43

Charles Boyer

Actor

52.94% (9 of 17 votes)

44

Edward Everett Horton

Comedian

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

45

Ben Lyon

Promoter

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

46

Annette Kellermann

Swimmer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

47

Lupita Tovar

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

48

Douglas Fairbanks

Actor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

49

Georges Melies

Magician

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

50

Carole Lombard

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

51

Irving G. Thalberg

Producer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

52

Theda Bara

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

53

Sergei Eisenstein

Filmmaker

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

54

Greta Garbo

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

55

Dolores Del Rio

Actress

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

56

Norma Shearer

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

57

Chester Morris

Actor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

58

Estelle Taylor

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

59

Henry Hathaway

Filmmaker

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

60

Thelma Furness

Socialite

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

61

John Bunny

Actor

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

62

Sybil Thorndike

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

63

Constance Collier

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

64

Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins

Actor

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

65

Thomas H. Ince

Filmmaker

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

66

Max Linder

Actor

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

67

Harry Cohn

Entrepreneur

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

68

Agnes Ayres

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

69

Ted Shawn

Dancer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

70

James Wong Howe

Filmmaker

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

71

The Dalton Brothers

Outlaw

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

72

Dorothy Janis

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

73

Tex Avery

Animator

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

74

Anton Walbrook

Actor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

75

John Barrymore

Actor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

76

William Boyd

Actor

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

77

Clara Bow

Actress

42.86% (3 of 7 votes)

78

Mack Sennett

Filmmaker

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

79

Edwin S. Porter

Filmmaker

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

80

D.W. Griffith

Filmmaker

37.50% (3 of 8 votes)

81

Rin Tin Tin

Animal

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

82

Florence Lawrence

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

83

Zasu Pitts

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

84

William Desmond Taylor

Filmmaker

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

85

Ethel Barrymore

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

86

Josef Von Sternberg

Filmmaker

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

87

May Robson

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

88

Rex Ingram (Actor)

Actor

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

89

Robert J. Flaherty

Filmmaker

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

90

Mae Murray

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

91

Ellen Terry

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

92

Edward S. Curtis

Photographer

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

93

Eugenie Besserer

Actress

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

94

Lila Lee

Actress

28.57% (2 of 7 votes)

95

Lionel Barrymore

Actor

25.00% (2 of 8 votes)

96

Charlie Hall

Actor

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

97

Wallace Reid

Actor

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

98

Pola Negri

Actress

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

99

Mabel Normand

Comedienne

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

100

Leopoldo Fregoli

Actor

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

101

Baby Marie Osborne

Actress

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

102

Billy Watson

Actor

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

103

Mary Philbin

Actress

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

104

Gary Cooper

Actor

23.08% (6 of 26 votes)

105

Buster Keaton

Actor

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

106

George Formby, Sr.

Comedian

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

107

Marie Doro

Actress

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

108

Harry Earles

Actor

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

109

Jack L. Warner

Producer

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

110

Adolph Zukor

Producer

20.0% (2 of 10 votes)

111

George O'Brien

Actor

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

112

Alla Nazimova

Actress

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

113

Janet Gaynor

Actress

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

114

Josef 'Yossele' Rosenblatt

Musician

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

115

Adolphe Menjou

Actor

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

116

Virginia Rappe

Actress

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

117

Anna May Wong

Actress

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

118

Vilma Banky

Actress

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

119

Bill Pickett

Cowboy

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

120

Tom Tyler

Actor

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

121

Harry Langdon

Actor

9.09% (1 of 11 votes)

122

Ann Doran

Actress

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

123

Una Merkel

Actress

5.56% (1 of 18 votes)

124

Antonio Moreno

Actor

5.56% (1 of 18 votes)

125

John Ford

Filmmaker

5.26% (1 of 19 votes)

126

Alice Brady

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

127

Mary Astor

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

128

Marcus Loew

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

129

Mary Miles Minter

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

130

Donald Crisp

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

131

H.B. Warner

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

132

Antonin Artaud

Playwright

0% (0 of 2 votes)

133

Marion Davies

Comedienne

0% (0 of 3 votes)

134

William S. Hart

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

135

Ramon Novarro

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

136

Max Schreck

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

137

Dorothy Gish

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

138

Tod Browning

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

139

Richard Barthelmess

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

140

Ernst Lubitsch

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

141

Pearl White

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

142

King Vidor

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

143

John Gilbert

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

144

Robert Wiene

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

145

Constance Talmadge

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

146

Ben Turpin

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

147

Elmo Lincoln

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

148

Erich Von Stroheim

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

149

Brigitte Helm

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

150

Alan Hale, Sr.

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

151

Leni Riefenstahl

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

152

William Haines

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

153

Tom Mix

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

154

Erte

Artist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

155

Cecil B. DeMille

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

156

Alfred Hitchcock

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 20 votes)

157

Mary Pickford

Actress

0% (0 of 4 votes)

158

Thomas Alva Edison

Inventor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

159

Will Rogers

Comedian

0% (0 of 6 votes)

160

Lon Chaney

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

161

Lumiere Brothers (Auguste and Louis)

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

162

Audrey Munson

Model

0% (0 of 1 votes)

163

Clarence Muse

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

164

Elisabeth Bergner

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

165

Charley Chase

Comedian

0% (0 of 5 votes)

166

John Bowers

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

167

Lotte Reiniger

Animator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

168

Minnie Maddern Fiske

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

169

Vladmir Mayakovsky

Poet

0% (0 of 3 votes)

170

Marjorie Rambeau

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

171

Ricardo Cortez

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

172

Lorenzo Tucker

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

173

William Dieterle

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

174

John M. Stahl

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

175

Buck Jones

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

176

Cedric Gibbons

Designer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

177

Lina Basquette

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

178

Constance Bennett

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

179

Abel Gance

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

180

Ben Blue

Comedian

0% (0 of 2 votes)

181

Rex the Wonder Horse

Animal

0% (0 of 1 votes)

182

Ivor Novello

Composer

0% (0 of 5 votes)

183

Jesse Lasky

Producer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

184

Noah Beery, Sr.

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

185

Noah Beery, Jr.

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

186

Dame May Whitty

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

187

Gloria Swanson

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

188

Jackie Coogan

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

189

Winsor McCay

Animator

0% (0 of 2 votes)

190

Marie Dressler

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

191

Ronald Colman

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

192

Thelma Todd

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

193

Rudolph Valentino

Actor

0% (0 of 14 votes)

194

Norma Talmadge

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

195

Lillian Gish

Actress

0% (0 of 4 votes)

196

Fritz Lang

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

197

Harold Lloyd

Actor

0% (0 of 7 votes)

198

F.W. Murnau

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 7 votes)

199

Raoul Walsh

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

200

Ruan Lingyu

Actress

0% (0 of 8 votes)

201

Conrad Nagel

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

202

Leo Carrillo

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

203

Kenji Mizoguchi

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

204

Chris-Pin Martin

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

205

Adrian

Designer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

206

Louis Le Prince

Inventor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

207

Marguerite De La Motte

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

208

Dziga Vertov

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

209

Anna Q. Nilsson

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

210

Bud Fisher

Artist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

211

Peggy Hopkins Joyce

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

212

James Murray (Silent Film Star)

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

213

Mildred Harris

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

214

Edna May Oliver

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

215

Harry Carey

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

216

Ann Little

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

217

Broncho Billy Anderson

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

218

Charlie Ruggles

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

219

Mistinguett

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

220

G.W. Pabst

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

221

Henry Armetta

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

222

Dorothy Arzner

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

223

Charles 'Buddy' Rogers

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

224

Sessue Hayakawa

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

225

Hoot Gibson

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

226

Jack Hanlon

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

227

Charles Gilpin

Actor

0% (0 of 4 votes)

228

Yakima Canutt

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

229

Gilbert Roland

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

230

Aileen Pringle

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

231

Snub Pollard

Comedian

0% (0 of 1 votes)

232

Lavinia Warren

Oddity

0% (0 of 2 votes)

233

Junior Coghlan

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

234

Carl Laemmle

Producer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

235

Maria Falconetti

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

236

Lita Grey

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

237

Emilio Fernandez

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

238

Joseph Schildkraut

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

239

Ned Sparks

Comedian

0% (0 of 1 votes)

240

Minta Durfee

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

241

Guillermo Calles

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

242

Oliver Wallace

Composer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

243

Roger Livesey

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

244

June Marlowe

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

245

Bebe Daniels

Actress

0% (0 of 4 votes)

246

Laura La Plante

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

247

Wallace Beery

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

248

Nita Naldi

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

249

Theodore Roberts

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

250

Corinne Griffith

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

251

Roland West

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 0 votes)

252

Allen 'Farina' Hoskins

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

253

Natacha Rambova

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

254

Bathing Beauties

Actresses

0% (0 of 3 votes)

255

Lewis Stone

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

256

Arthur Shields

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

257

Tsuru Aoki

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

258

Alexander Korda

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

259

Barney Oldfield

Auto Racer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

260

Jack Earle

Circus Performer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

261

Laurette Taylor

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

262

Evelyn Preer

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

263

Oscar Micheaux

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

264

Richard Arlen

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

265

Willis O'Brien

Animator

0% (0 of 1 votes)

266

Madge Bellamy

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

267

Myrtle Gonzalez

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

268

Mae Busch

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

269

Mack Swain

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

270

Lil Dagover

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

271

Florence La Badie

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

272

William A. Wellman

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

273

Doris Eaton Travis

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

274

Geraldine Farrar

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

275

Vernon and Irene Castle

Dancer

0% (0 of 2 votes)

276

Ann Dvorak

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

277

Arthur Guy Empey

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

278

Anita Page

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

279

Max Fleischer

Animator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

280

Natalie Talmadge

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

281

Colleen Moore

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

282

Ruth Chatterton

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

283

Claire Windsor

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

284

Mae Marsh

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

285

Robert Harron

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

286

Jean Renoir

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

287

Olive Thomas

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

288

Gabby Hayes

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

289

Walter Pidgeon

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

290

Frances Marion

Screenwriter

0% (0 of 3 votes)

291

Jack Pickford

Actor

0% (0 of 4 votes)

292

Baby Peggy

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

293

Asta Nielsen

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

294

Ernest 'Sunshine Sammy' Morrison

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

295

Jean Darling

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

296

Molly Picon

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

297

Billie Dove

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

298

Madame Sul-Te-Wan

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

299

C. Aubrey Smith

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

300

Eugen Sandow

Bodybuilder

0% (0 of 0 votes)

301

Carmel Myers

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

302

Texas Guinan

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 2 votes)

303

Oscar Homolka

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

304

William Beaudine

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

305

Dolores Costello

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

306

Nanook

Advocate

0% (0 of 1 votes)

307

Rex Ingram

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

308

Edna Purviance

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

309

Mary Ann Jackson

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

310

Hal Roach

Producer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

311

Anita Loos

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

312

Keystone Kops

Comedians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

313

Pete the Pup

Animal

0% (0 of 1 votes)

314

Elinor Glyn

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

315

James J. Corbett

Boxer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

316

Grim Natwick

Animator

0% (0 of 3 votes)

317

Noble Johnson

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

318

Victor Sjöström

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 2 votes)

319

Sally Blane

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

320

Bessie Love

Actress

0% (0 of 8 votes)

321

Chester Conklin

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

322

Jack Norworth

Songwriter

0% (0 of 0 votes)

323

Mary Kornman

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

324

Mickey Daniels

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

325

Henry H. 'Hap' Arnold

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 3 votes)

326

James Williamson

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

327

Harry Baur

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

328

Edgar Kennedy

Actor

0% (0 of 5 votes)

329

James Finlayson

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

330

Charles Starrett

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

331

Tim McCoy

Actor

0% (0 of 1 votes)

332

Lilyan Tashman

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

333

Louis Wolheim

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

334

Eric Blore

Actor

0% (0 of 3 votes)