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Poll: Silent War
A poll by Dibyayan_Chakravorty
Results of 311 votes:
The General (1926)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
The Big Parade (1925)
Shoulder Arms (1918)
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
The Lost Battalion (1919)
Westfront 1918 (1930)
The Surrender of Tournavos (1897)
The Last Command (1928)
Tell It to the Marines (1926)
Little Toys (1933)
Hearts of the World (1918)
Carry on, Sergeant! (1928)
Barbed Wire (1927)
Verdun: Looking at History (1928)
What Price Glory (1926)
Four Sons (1928)
The Lost Patrol (1934)
Hotel Imperial (1927)
The Unbeliever (1918)
Storm Over Asia (1928)
The Little American (1917)
The Battle (1911)
Lilac Time (1928)
The Patent Leather Kid (1927)
The Enemy (1927)
The Big Road (1935)
Caucasian Love (1928)
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