By akyrah
  • 1889 first motion picture camera

    William Kennedy Laurie Dickson, commissioned by Thomas Alva Edison, builds the first motion-picture camera and names it the Kinetograph.
  • first movie theater

    first movie theater
    The first movie theater opens in Pittsburgh.
  • alice's wonderland

    Walt Disney creates his first cartoon, "Alice's Wonderland."
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
    Walt Disney's first full-length animated feature, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs hits theaters and becomes an instant classic.
  • motion picture rating system

    The motion picture rating system debuts with G, PG, R, and X.
  • star wars

    star wars
    Do Star Wars hit theaters? for the first time? and will go on to be the second highest-grossing film of all time.
    Saturday Night Fever sparks the disco inferno and the popularity of movie soundtracks
  • Titanic

    titanic becomes the highest-grossing film of all time, raking in more than $580 million domestically.
    Titanic captures a record-tying 11 Academy Awards, including those for Best Picture and Best Director (James Cameron).
  • Toy Story films

    Toy Story films
    The Walt Disney Co. pays $7.4 billion for Pixar Animation Studios, the powerhouse that created the Toy Story films, Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, and The Incredibles.
  • Raya and the Last Dragon §

    Raya and the Last Dragon is a movie about Raya and Sisu, the last dragon of Kumandra, and their quest of finding all the pieces of a magical gem to restore the land to its previous, peaceful form