1904 in film


1904 in film

The year 1904 in film involved some significant events.

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Events

* As shown in the film "Westinghouse Works", some filmmakers begin to move away from eye-level filmmaking and use the camera to explore spaces from an angle usually inaccessible to the average person.

Films released in 1904

*"The Ex-Convict"
*"The Great Train Robbery", by Siegmund Lubin (a remake of the 1903 classic...)
*"The Impossible Voyage"
*"Westinghouse Works"

Births

* January 10 - Ray Bolger, actor, singer, dancer (d. 1987)
* January 17 - Patsy Ruth Miller, actress (d. 1995)
* January 18 - Cary Grant, actor (d. 1986)
* February 10 - John Farrow, director (d. 1963)
* March 1 - Glenn Miller, musician, actor (d. 1944)
* March 3 - Mayo Methot, actress (d. 1951)
* April 14 - Sir John Gielgud, actor (d. 2000)
* April 16 - Fifi D'Orsay, actress (d. 1983)
* April 20 - Bruce Cabot, actor (d. 1972)
* May 7 - Val Lewton, film producer (d. 1951)
* May 17 - Jean Gabin, actor (d. 1976)
* May 21 - Robert Montgomery, actor (d. 1981)
* June 1 - George Hurrell, photographer (d. 1992)
* June 2 - Johnny Weissmuller, actor (d. 1984)
* June 17 - Ralph Bellamy, actor (d. 1991)
* June 18 - Keye Luke, actor (d. 1991)
* June 26 - Peter Lorre, actor (d. 1964)
* June 30 - Glenda Farrell, actress (d. 1971)
* August 25 - Alice White, actress (d. 1983)
* September 1 - Johnny Mack Brown, actor (d. 1974)
* September 29 - Greer Garson, actress (d. 1996)
* October 20 - Anna Neagle, actress (d. 1986)
* October 22 - Constance Bennett, actress (d. 1965)
* October 29 - Perc Westmore, make-up artist (d. 1970)
* November 1 - Laura La Plante, actress (d. 1996)
* November 25 - Jessie Royce Landis, actress (d. 1972)
* December 7 - Clarence Nash, voice actor (d. 1985)

Deaths

* (unknown)


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