The Great Train Robbery

  • 1903
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

Produced by the Edison Company, and directed by Edwin S. Porter, THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY is a landmark in the development of the American film industry and the narrative form. If not the very first story film or the first western, it was among the earliest, and certainly the most sophisticated, in its use of editing techniques, special effects, and more

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