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Watching Silent Films

I have recently become interested in silent movies, though it took some doing. It is the unintentional and undirected work of a lifetime. I used to watch quite a few as a small child, mostly Charlie Chaplin shorts that my Dad would bring home from the library. 1,053 more words

Mary Astor

Drew Barrymore's Half Sister Found Dead Of Possible OD

Jessica Barrymore, half sister of Drew Barrymore and granddaughter of legendary actor John Barrymore, was found dead in San Diego on Tuesday of a possible drug overdose.  228 more words

Film Drunk

Drew Barrymore's Half-Sister Jessica Found Dead

(SAN DIEGO) — Drew Barrymore’s half-sister has died.

Jessica Barrymore, who, like the actress, was the daughter of actor John Barrymore, would have turned 48 on Thursday. 114 more words

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Le Giornate del Cinema Muto 2014: Pordenone promises

Have you booked your fights yet? The 33rd edition of the world’s most prestigious silent film festival in Pordenone, Italy is looming – it will take place from 4-11 October, and tantalisingly, a few details have already been released. 423 more words