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Film review: The Shock (1923)

Director: Lambert Hillyer. Writer: Charles Kenyon , based on a story by William Dudley Pelley. Starring: Lon Chaney, Virginia Valli, Jack Mower, William Welsh, Christine Mayo, Henry A. 590 more words


Film review: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)

Director: Wallace Worsley. Writers: Edward T. Lowe Jr., Perley Poore Sheehan, based on the novel by Victor Hugo. Starring: Lon Chaney, Patsy Ruth Miller, Norman Kerry, Brandon Hurst, Ernest Torrence, Nigel de Brulier. 836 more words


Short Story: A Romantic Dance

“I told you never to play that song again, Sam.”

“I didn’t.”

They looked up from their books and looked at each other. There was no one else in the room as far as they knew. 441 more words

Short Stories

Happy Birthday to Lon Chaney!

Today is the birthday of a man who defined horror for many years, and still does to this very day.  Without him, horror would be a much poorer genre.  24 more words

The Telltale Mind

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Jane Powell, singer, dancer & actress (1929- )
See Jane Powell tomorrow morning in M-G-M’s 1955 Motion Picture Theatre Celebration (In the Greatness of Cinemascope) 37 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Staff A-Z of Films... F is F-f-for (Pt. 3):


F for Freaks (1932)

Based on the short story ‘Spurs’ by Clarence Aaron “Tod” Robbins, Browning’s ‘Freaks’ is set at a sideshow and is a story of unrequited love, honour, discrimination, and revenge. 947 more words


Lost and Found --

This is great news for the dwindling number of silent movie fans: a sizable trove of silent films thought lost have been uncovered in Amsterdam. … 125 more words