The Historic Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

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The Historic Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

This French inventor stepped onto a train... and disappeared from history
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  1. Ayaan Khan

    Ayaan KhanVor 4 Stunden

    Thomas Edison is a cuck

  2. Kate James

    Kate JamesVor 5 Stunden

    this is so sad... so sad.

  3. William C. Sierra

    William C. SierraVor 7 Stunden

    Edison the Traitor. He should be remembered in history from here on out as this title.

  4. Cesarin Pillin

    Cesarin PillinVor 8 Stunden

    I'm baffled why Buzzfeed didn't take into consideration how Edison had stolen and fought many other inventors and claimed inventions of others as his. His petty fight against Tesla is a fine example.

  5. Machin

    MachinVor 13 Stunden

    Ouééé les français RPZ si si la mifaaaa, on est les meilleurs les mecs, c'est grâce à nous qui z'ont tous leurs films à Hollywood, oué les gars, c'est nous qu'on est les meilleurs d'abord! (lmao to my fellow french buzzfeed unsolved fans... i'm sorry for this but i couldn't help it #ChauvinismePrimaire)

  6. KelsBells06

    KelsBells06Vor 14 Stunden

    Thomas Edison: The Biggest Theif & Fraud in History

  7. Teutonic Tom

    Teutonic TomVor 15 Stunden

    I think the real mystery is the disappearance of Switzerland from the map

  8. Natasha Fetko

    Natasha FetkoVor 18 Stunden

    I already hated Edison but this only strengthens my disgust to new abhorrent levels.

  9. Lizzy Brue

    Lizzy BrueVor 19 Stunden

    These guys are hilarious!!!!!

  10. Smol GayGirl

    Smol GayGirlVor 19 Stunden

    This is reminds me of the Poptropica island where you go on a train and help Thomas Edison find his motion picture machine that was stolen from a french girl. Like this kinda seems like the island was based poorly on this

  11. Beverly Archer

    Beverly ArcherVor 19 Stunden

    There's a police photo that said it look like the victim looked like Louis was a drowned victim

  12. moira mcc.

    moira mcc.Vor 20 Stunden

    this sounds like a good movie plot tbh irony??

  13. Taimoor Habib

    Taimoor HabibVor 20 Stunden

    Now thanks to this video, more than 2 million people, and possibly many more will know of this great man.

  14. Claire Bear

    Claire BearVor 20 Stunden

    What should movies be called?

  15. toastrr

    toastrrVor 20 Stunden

    Well, my whole view on Thomas Edison has changed.

  16. Lindsay Rafferty

    Lindsay RaffertyVor 21 Stunde

    I have a suggestion for a video! How about one on the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?

  17. Ella Lowson

    Ella LowsonVor 22 Stunden

    we need a jonbenet part 2!!!!!!!!!!

  18. Neo M

    Neo MVor Tag

    Thomas edison was an invention stealing POS. He didn't invent the light bulb - Tesla did.

  19. Kaitlyn Marcianelli

    Kaitlyn MarcianelliVor Tag

    Do a video of the murder of nickola tesla

  20. Tamara Roman

    Tamara RomanVor Tag

    Louis Le Prince is amazing and should have been the legal inventor of "motion pictures"!!!! #LouisLePrincedeservedbetter

  21. Elizabeth Spicer

    Elizabeth SpicerVor Tag

    My favorite film fact is the reason why Hollywood is in California and not New York, which was the center of the film industry for many years. Edison was hunting down people making motion pictures and charging for use of his technology, so filmmakers naturally got fed up and asked for sanctuary elsewhere. California provided space and the protection necessary. So that's why films are on the west coast, not the east coast.

  22. Fandom Trash

    Fandom TrashVor Tag

    Thomas Edison was the worstv

  23. Akemi IchiHaru

    Akemi IchiHaruVor Tag

    Urgh taking people's ideas

  24. AntoVanTastic

    AntoVanTasticVor Tag

    I might be wrong, but I remeber reading once that Edison did not even invent the light bulb, but stole the idea from an inventor who publicied his work at the same time. However, Edison is still quoted to be the inventor of it.

  25. Red Panda

    Red PandaVor Tag

    0:22 *dies slowly inside*

  26. Coleen Salig

    Coleen SaligVor Tag

    didn't edison also stole tesla's idea? something about not compensating him.

  27. Mythical Adrian

    Mythical AdrianVor Tag

    Coco was based off this

  28. T Nicholas

    T NicholasVor Tag

    Edison was a thief and a hack, he copied so many other inventors and took credit

  29. MrGandhi

    MrGandhiVor Tag

    I freaking HATE Thomas Edison

  30. Sasha Silva

    Sasha SilvaVor Tag

    this makes me hella sad for Louis.. he seemed like a genial man and adoring family man, jealousy sucks man

  31. 80's Lady

    80's LadyVor Tag

    *I had to watch this episode after my kids debated a teacher into a frenzy. They wouldn't back down, so teacher and I watched this, and needless to say, they received an 100% + 50 bonus points that gets them out of their pick of a project. Well done on this episode. Kids, if you see this, well done for presenting your case and sticking to the truth.* 💙💜

  32. ya boi kyla

    ya boi kylaVor Tag

    damn thomas edison was a snake

  33. Kevin Gundtoft

    Kevin GundtoftVor Tag

    'Sup with Switzerland XD 8:25

  34. Jeremie Lauzier

    Jeremie LauzierVor Tag

    What if Louis le prince sold his plans to Edison and then decided to disapear because he wouldnt want his family to know what he had done.

  35. Remington

    RemingtonVor Tag

    If you know anything about Edison it's that he robbed and backstabbed Tesla. I don't think he'd have a problem with stopping Le Prince either.

  36. Stacey Alicia

    Stacey AliciaVor Tag

    train had another meaning to me so , the beginning caught me off GAURD

  37. InkAirArt

    InkAirArtVor Tag

    I had never heard of him. I'm really glad you brought him back and him relevant to history in some way. It sounds like he deserves to be remembered.

  38. Karinna Jarosz

    Karinna JaroszVor Tag

    I used to think that Edison was amazing before this and now I hate him.....not regrets. LOUIS LE PRINCE IS THE GENIUS BEHIND MOVIES

  39. Alexandre Charron

    Alexandre CharronVor Tag

    Edison what... no Lumière brothers!

  40. grapes

    grapesVor Tag

    Damn. I've lost all respect for Thomas Fraudison.

  41. SolidSneakNinja

    SolidSneakNinjaVor Tag

    So Edison was the Steve Jobs of the 1800s....absolute prick of a con man that tricks everyone into thinking he’s a genius because he stole his ideas from the roommate etc. Not gonna lie, the fact that Edison is American makes it easier for me to think Edison did it. 1 in 25 Americans are sociopaths after all. Look it up, incredibly high percentage for a “civilised” country.

  42. Sarah Williams

    Sarah WilliamsVor Tag

    Hold up- Is Jack and the Cuckoo Clock Heart referencing Louis Le Prince with the film french man the boy met on the train?? SO many metaphors and symbols in that movie. I love it so much

  43. Sarah Williams

    Sarah WilliamsVor Tag

    The more I watch it, the more i'm certain of it :)

  44. Khalil Kendle

    Khalil KendleVor Tag

    I think someone of thomas edisan killed him so he could take the credit and relase the moving picture

  45. ray

    rayVor Tag

    how to get a kiss from Shane: create something entirely new. dully noted.

  46. gatorred789

    gatorred789Vor Tag

    Shane has gone soft.

  47. Kaitlyn Haiber

    Kaitlyn HaiberVor Tag

    You guys should unsolve the golden lamb in Lebanon Ohio. There is a room with a girl that haunts the place.

  48. Goku Black

    Goku BlackVor Tag

    This reminds me of Poptropica. Sorry

  49. Bad_ Man

    Bad_ ManVor Tag

    Mk ultra

  50. Bad_ Man

    Bad_ ManVor Tag

    Do Mk ultra

  51. Nashyra Malaczewski

    Nashyra MalaczewskiVor Tag

    can you guys do the disappearance of theodosia burr please

  52. dodona

    dodonaVor Tag

    i don’t think there’s anything shady about that though? she just was lost at sea.

  53. Elaine Ojeda

    Elaine OjedaVor Tag

    What about looking int the unsolved murder of Bob Crane

  54. Megan Reid

    Megan ReidVor Tag


  55. Alban Audibert

    Alban AudibertVor Tag

    buzzfeed unsolved spend a night in the conjuring house in england drop a like if u want this to happen

  56. CRS Productions

    CRS ProductionsVor 2 Tage

    Do some people too 10 FBI most wanted

  57. LashingOut!

    LashingOut!Vor 2 Tage

    Do the unsolved mystery of the wvu headless coeds!

  58. rafique pathan

    rafique pathanVor 2 Tage

    Please do episode on escape from Alcatraz

  59. M. Hamad

    M. HamadVor 2 Tage

    Louis le Prince father of the Instagram Boomerang😂

  60. Louie waterfield media

    Louie waterfield mediaVor 2 Tage

    leeds yes yes

  61. Josip Jerković

    Josip JerkovićVor 2 Tage

    Where did my virginity go UNSOLVED

  62. Reason

    ReasonVor 2 Tage

    Disappointing video. Louis Le Prince's brother was the last to see him alive; he's a bigger suspect than this video portrays. Louis's purported financial straits were also fictional.

  63. Fotia Matura

    Fotia MaturaVor 2 Tage

    Wasn't the kid's movie "HUGO" based on this idea? I remember this premise from there, or something extremely similar...

  64. Kania Lars

    Kania LarsVor 2 Tage

    huh Edison.. wonder what else he falsely took credit from aside from this guy and Tesla..

  65. Satyesh Jha

    Satyesh JhaVor 2 Tage

    Do Persian Princess Next:

  66. Satyesh Jha

    Satyesh JhaVor 9 Stunden

    Yep, definite points for ingenuity!

  67. Radical Socialist Democracy

    Radical Socialist DemocracyVor 9 Stunden

    Satyesh Jha oohhh that’s a good one

  68. Shelley Rose

    Shelley RoseVor 2 Tage

    Edison stole the patent for the telephone too, look it up !

  69. TheInklet

    TheInkletVor 2 Tage

    This needs to become a movie so more people know his name.. Edit: (Bc let's be honest no one cares about history unless it's presented in entertainment)

  70. Vince Claes

    Vince ClaesVor 2 Tage

    Discipline upset rent far coastal embrace seven long soup musical criteria violate marriage.

  71. InfamousBelphegor

    InfamousBelphegorVor 2 Tage

    Thomas F U C K I N G Fraudson

  72. Dead Meme

    Dead MemeVor 2 Tage

    is anyone else remembering that one poptropica game??? no?? kay

  73. PB G14

    PB G14Vor 2 Tage

    if you guys do another paranormal series or episide you should deffinitely check out "Port Arthur" just outside Hobart in Tasmania. Port Arthur is a prison colony with a rich and violent history and there have been numerous ghost siting in the grounds of the complex as well as alot of unexplained phenomenon even in broad daylight. Im a big sceptic but this place was more than a little strange. This was also the sight of the 1996 Massacre the catalyst event for the australian gun laws reform. May be a bit delicate adressing this however. Anyway just a suggestion as id love to see your opinions on the place.

  74. Sidney

    SidneyVor 2 Tage

    In Australia we call chewing gum 'chewies' 😛

  75. Chantelle LaPointe

    Chantelle LaPointeVor 2 Tage

    My Theory: In saying that Louis Le Prince was in debt, what if his plan was selfish. Maybe Louis went onto the train to journey to find an inventor wealthy enough (Thomas Edison) to buy his idea from him then went on to live a wealthy life in the shadows releasing him from his debt???

  76. Jane Doe

    Jane DoeVor 2 Tage

    Just started watching the Unsolved and it’s really cool! I don’t know if you’ve done this already but Princess Diana would be an interesting one.

  77. Alexandra Neuzil

    Alexandra NeuzilVor 2 Tage

    When y’all do supernatural again PLEASE LA LLORONA

  78. Charlotte Lena

    Charlotte LenaVor 2 Tage


  79. becca wilson

    becca wilsonVor 2 Tage

    edison was a liar and a thief.

  80. Heather Johnson

    Heather JohnsonVor 2 Tage

    Do an episode on MKUltra, please! Or Adam Walsh.

  81. shinTala moNsoon

    shinTala moNsoonVor 2 Tage

    woahahhaha weird lamo I'm shoo mayb

  82. Audrey Krivan

    Audrey KrivanVor 2 Tage

    PLEASE do a video on ‘La Chupacabra’ it’s my favorite legend and you guys would maybe get to go to puerto rico ???

  83. ssi1991

    ssi1991Vor 2 Tage

    Solve this: how the hell did switzerland become a giant sea in your map of europe?!

  84. mckenna williams

    mckenna williamsVor 2 Tage

    wasnt this on poptropica or something

  85. Destiny Denise

    Destiny DeniseVor 2 Tage

    He was born on my birthday

  86. violetchevre

    violetchevreVor 2 Tage

    well this sounds familiar having watched films like steve jobs and the social network. there has to be some hollywood dramatization of this already in the works. i can imagine it now - eisenberg as edison and garfield as louis le prince lol

  87. Emely Ortiz

    Emely OrtizVor 2 Tage

    Imma ask my social studies teacher, who’s Louis Le Prince and see his reaction 😂🤨.

  88. Grumpytabby

    GrumpytabbyVor 2 Tage

    Would you consider discussing that Alice killings?

  89. Tierney O'Hearn

    Tierney O'HearnVor 2 Tage

    Damn. Did Edison actually "invent" anything that he claims he did?

  90. Skylar Elizabeth

    Skylar ElizabethVor 2 Tage

    its truly sad story and i found it very interesting to know the TRUE history of the founder of "moving picture"

  91. Prithvi Kewalramani

    Prithvi KewalramaniVor 2 Tage

    10:58 that duh killed me😂😂😂

  92. Danielle Narcisse

    Danielle NarcisseVor 3 Tage

    Between this and Tesla I’m starting not to like Edison much...

  93. khaleesi of dogs

    khaleesi of dogsVor 3 Tage

    More alien mysteries! 👽👽👽

  94. Christina Stern

    Christina SternVor 3 Tage

    Lmao just another thing that Edison "created"

  95. sagradongkape

    sagradongkapeVor 3 Tage

    Thomas Edison destroyed Nikola Tesla as well.

  96. BlondeHobbit88

    BlondeHobbit88Vor 3 Tage

    Aw Louis and I have the same birthday

  97. Flo Donaldson

    Flo DonaldsonVor 3 Tage


  98. Kristina

    KristinaVor 3 Tage

    edison strikes again

  99. Frick Not

    Frick NotVor 3 Tage

    It makes me SO MAD that people don’t know this man. I just googled the inventor of the motion picture camera and everything that came up was Thomas Edison. It’s honestly heartbreaking that this man spent years working on it just to have someone else get the credit for inventing it.

  100. Brandon Tang

    Brandon TangVor 3 Tage

    I don’t like this series...... I love it!

  101. Sauce Soy

    Sauce SoyVor 3 Tage


  102. Tracy Dee

    Tracy DeeVor 3 Tage

    the 'murikins try to take credit where now are due. The movie ARGO and the former President Mr. Jimmy Carter are a fine example of the characteristics of 'murikin thinking and American thinking. One tells fibs the other sets the facts straight. For too long those 'murikins have been lying. Far too long. There's money in Lies.

  103. Tracy Dee

    Tracy DeeVor 3 Tage


  104. Rachael

    RachaelVor 3 Tage

    listening to Americans say French names makes me cringe, I'm not French but seriously Adolph-e? it's is pronounced like Adolf

  105. Samreen Mehak

    Samreen MehakVor 3 Tage

    so nicola tesla isn't the only person edison did dirty...