Thomas Edison - This person was an inventor who helped develop the Kinetoscope.
David Wark Griffith - This person was an early filmmaker whose famous movie stunned audiences for its technical genius, despite its distinct racial bias.
Edwin S. Porter - This person was an early filmmaker who had a genius for editing and for telling a story through visuals.
Charlie Chaplin - Though best known for his or her comedic persona, this person frequently drew upon his or her tragic childhood, along with a keen psychological insight, as a director, writer, and actor.
Mary Pickford - This person was one of America's first "sweethearts" in cinema.
Orson Welles - This person revolutionized filmmaking and entertainment, through experiments in radio and cinema (one particularly infamous episode involved detailing an alien attack, though several people believed it to be a real news report.)
Alfred Hitchcock - This person...
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