Silent Movie Maker

Silent Movie Maker

100 - 500 downloads

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Silent Movie Maker converts standard MP4 movies into black and white, sepia-toned or color silent movies containing "artifacts" such as vertical scratches, pinholes and shutter flare. Increase or decrease brightness and contrast and soften output to simulate the effects of older vintage lenses. Adjust color channels to simulate color films popularized by Super 8mm home movie cameras.

This is a licensed version with no ads. Try the free version (ad-supported) first and decide if the app is worth a buck.

Additionally dropped frames add to the illusion of a film shot on a hand-cranked or wind-up movie camera by varying the apparent speed of playback.

Add title and end cards and dialog and narration cards to enhance the silent movie look.

Silent Movie Maker should work on any ARM processor utilizing the NEON SIMD instruction set (an ARMv7 is ideal), but the application is somewhat hardware-dependent, and as such its functionality is not guaranteed.

Supports any video resolution, but title and end cards may only be added to "standard" formats:

View your newly processed movie in the built-in preview video player, where you can instantly share your latest creation with the masses via email or YouTube.

Process any MP4 movie, but be aware that the higher the resolution and the greater in length, the longer processing will take. Additionally, the more effects being applied, the greater the potential for extended processing times.

Experimentation is encouraged, but it is recommended to use the default values when getting started, just to get a feel for their effects. A good starting point would be a 30 second to one minute 720x480 or 640x480 movie.

Please send email for support or suggestions.


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Recently changed in this version

Revised interface
Faster processing
Addition of dialog and narration cards
Context-sensitive help

Comments and ratings for Silent Movie Maker
  • (43 stars)

    by Pasca Ion on 28/01/2014

    It doesn't work at all it can't find any video on my devices I tried on s3 tab 3 also alcatel doesn't seem to find any video...please do something about it ....

  • (43 stars)

    by Steven Bowton on 26/06/2013

    Fun app but it does not process more than 1500-1700 frames, so please fix this. Those that have very negative comments, what do you expect for 99 cents? Instead of being so negative, try being more encouraging to the author of this app to fix the bugs. I

  • (43 stars)

    by Mark Du Bois on 22/01/2013

    I want my money back! This App does nothing whatsoever on my Samsung Galaxy SIII. If you don't know the number of the file you want to edit, you have to leave the app, go to your gallery, find the video check the number and then return to the app. Then wh

  • (43 stars)

    by A Google User on 18/10/2012

    Does what it says.