Account IconLogin|Sign Up
netflix
amazon_prime
hulu_plus
disney_plus
hbo
& more all in one place. Totally free to use!
1917
Movies & TV Shows
arrow
Movies & TV ShowsMovies
Get recommendations and notifications when movies & shows come to your streaming services.
On
Every Service
arrow
Prime Video
Prime Video
HBO MAX
HBO MAX
Epix
Epix
Kanopy
Kanopy
Hoopla
Hoopla
The Criterion Channel
The Criterion Channel
Fandor
Fandor
arrowarrow
Want to Select more than one service? Add your services to your free Reelgood account to see everything you can watch!

List of 1917 Movies and TV Shows

Browse the full list of 1917 movies and TV shows streaming online, including services like Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, HBO and more. Sort by Reelgood, IMDB rating, popularity and more to find something to watch!

VIEW: best
poster
hbo_max
criterion_channel
kanopy

1. The Immigrant

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7.7/10
Reelgood Logo
59/100
Released: 1917
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: An European immigrant endures a challenging voyage only to get into trouble as soon as he arrives in New York.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

backdrop
kanopy

2. Easy Street

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7.5/10
Reelgood Logo
56/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: A derelict, huddled under the steps of a missionary church, feels enlightened by the sermon of a passionate preacher and infatuated by the beauty of the congregation's pianist, in such a way that he tries to improve his life of poverty by becoming a policeman. His first assignment will be to patrol along Easy Street, the turf of a vicious bully and his criminal gang.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

backdrop
criterion_channel

3. A Man There Was

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
7.4/10
Reelgood Logo
53/100
Released: 1917
Drama

What it's about: Terje Vigen, a sailor, suffers the loss of his family through the inflexibility of another man. Years later, when his enemy's family finds itself dependent on his benevolence, Terje must decide whether to avenge himself.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

poster
fandor

4. Teddy at the Throttle

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.7/10
Reelgood Logo
41/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: Gloria Dawn lives down the hall from her sweetheart, Bobbie Knight. The dishonest Henry Black is Gloria's guardian, and he is also in charge of Bobbie's inheritance. The scheming guardian and his sister have been spending Bobbie's money, and they hope to have the sister marry Bobbie so that they can keep control over his money.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

backdrop
amazon_prime
epix

5. A Romance of the Redwoods

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.7/10
Reelgood Logo
39/100
Released: 1917
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: A young girl travels west to live with her uncle during the California Gold Rush only to find that he has been killed by Indians and his identity assumed by an outlaw.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Epix) & stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix).

poster
kanopy

6. A Modern Musketeer

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.7/10
Reelgood Logo
38/100
Released: 1917Rated: G
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: A young man grows restless living in a small Kansas town, dreaming of the adventures of the Three Musketeers. So in hopes of becoming a modern D'Artagnan, he mounts his steed (a Model T Ford) and sets out across the West in search of excitement and adventure.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

poster
hoopla

7. Max Wants a Divorce

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.3/10
Reelgood Logo
38/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: Max is forced to choose between losing his newly wedded wife and a fortune. He hits upon a brilliant scheme: He will give his wife grounds for a divorce, secure the money and then make his ex-wife Mrs. Linder again. He goes through any amount of trouble in helping her to get the necessary evidence, only to find that it is all a mistake on the part of a stupid lawyer - the money and the wife are both to be his.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

poster
fandor

8. A Clever Dummy

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.8/10
Reelgood Logo
37/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: An inventor and his assistant build a robot that looks like their janitor, and everyone tries to profit off the invention.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
fandor

9. The Wrong Mr. Fox

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.6/10
Reelgood Logo
37/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: An unemployed actor is mistaken for the new preacher in a small town.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
fandor

10. The Sultan's Wife

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.8/10
Reelgood Logo
37/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: On a sailing trip, sweethearts Bobby and Gloria arrive in a very sinister-looking India, where an evil rajah attempts to force Gloria into his harem.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

backdrop
fandor

11. The Little American

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.9/10
Reelgood Logo
36/100
Released: 1917
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A young American has her ship torpedoed by a German U-boat but makes it back to her ancestral home in France, where she witnesses German brutality firsthand.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
Rent/Buy

12. Cenere

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.1/10
Reelgood Logo
36/100
Released: 1917
Drama

What it's about: The most important aspect of "Cenere" is that it was the only film in which appeared the eminent Italian stage actress Dame Eleonora Duse. She plays a poor woman who, incapable of raising and feed him, leaves her illegitimate son with foster parents. Before she leaves her boy, the woman gives to the child an amulet in order to protect him. The amulet will be the key to put him in connection with his old mother when the boy grows up.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

poster
fandor

13. The Woman in White

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.9/10
Reelgood Logo
36/100
Released: 1917
Drama

What it's about: The lead Florence La Badie plays dual roles. Clever editing is used for the scene where her two characters meet. La Badie, however, does appear twice within a scene via superimposition, but that's in a flashback-within-a-mirror scene. There are a couple such scenes where La Badie's reflection in the mirror reflects her reflective melancholy mood.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
fandor

14. Mothers of Men

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.8/10
Reelgood Logo
34/100
Released: 1917
Drama

What it's about: Dorothy Davenport as Clara Madison, a prominent lawyer, wins a judgeship over fellow Attorney Grant Williams, played by Willis L. Robards. Upon winning the prominent position as judge, Ms. Madison finds herself walking a political tight rope with enemies all around doing what they can to cause her down fall. Judge Madison convicts a murderer to death paving the way for her to be easily elected as the first female Governor. As Governor she is faced with a difficult dilemma. She has the power to pardon her husband who has been convicted of a serious crime, but to do so she’d be using her office for her own personal gain. “I must find some way to realize my ideals without sacrificing my husband. I must struggle on somehow for the sake of womanhood!”

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
kanopy

15. Reaching for the Moon

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.3/10
Reelgood Logo
34/100
Released: 1917
Action & Adventure

What it's about: A factory worker has always dreamed that he was meant for better things, to be rich and famous and in "the company of kings". One day he discovers that he is indeed the only heir to the throne of a small European kingdom. However, there are forces at work who don't want him to survive to take the throne.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

poster
epix

16. The Eye of Envy

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
6.1/10
Reelgood Logo
33/100
Released: 1917
Drama

What it's about: In Sleepy Hollow dwells a young blacksmith who, when not happily making horseshoes, is courting a village maiden.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Epix) & stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix).

poster
fandor

17. The Vicar of Wakefield

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.8/10
Reelgood Logo
32/100
Released: 1917
Romance, Drama

What it's about: The production vindicated the new feature-length movie format by restoring several characters, plot complications, and atmosphere that had been truncated in Thanhouser’s 1910 version of less than one-sixth the length.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
fandor

18. Her Fame and Shame

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
5.7/10
Reelgood Logo
31/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: A slapstick comedy with Charles Murray & Louise Fazenda.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).

poster
fandor

19. Won By a Fowl

IMDB LogoIMDB Star
4.2/10
Reelgood Logo
29/100
Released: 1917
Comedy

What it's about: A Keystone Slapstick comedy with Claire Anderson & Joseph Belmont in the lead.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor).