For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.7
179 Ratings

Suspense

United States, 1913
Short, Drama, Silent

Synopsis

When a tramp threatens a mother and her child, the father races against time to come to their rescue…

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
Suspense Directed by Phillips Smalley, Lois Weber

Critics reviews

Suspense is an oft-cited entry in Weber’s filmography, primarily due to its historically significant use of split screen, but it is an often overlooked — if not outright ignored — important early film in horror history. And its central tale of a woman who hears a man break into her house while her husband is working late is compelling on its own.
December 05, 2018
Read full article

What are people saying?

Related films