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Tortura Mental

Last night, my sister and I watched one of the eeriest silent films in my consideration,¬†Sappho¬†(Mad Love). She kept insisting on watching it and I couldn’t say no. 549 more words

Pola Negri

Silents In The Cathedral presents: THE BAT (1926)

On a beautiful Autumn night in Topeka, KS a week prior to Halloween, and for the 17th year, the Grace Cathedral was home of the silent film event, SILENTS IN THE CATHEDRAL. 559 more words

Classic Film Review

Sherlock Jr. - Buster Keaton

Hey there blog-trekkers,

Here’s a silent film, Sherlock Jr., starring Buster Keaton!

I especially love the chase scene near the end.



June 2014 Blind Spot: City Lights (Charlie Chaplin, 1931)

I’ve never seen a Charlie Chaplin film before. His work has been one of my biggest Blind Spots. And City Lights is regarded as one of the best movies of all time and declared by many as his best film. 639 more words

Movie Reviews

Review: Why Be Good?

This past weekend, I attended a screening of the silent film Why Be Good? (1929) starring the amazing Colleen Moore as part of the Chicago International Film Festival. 668 more words


Why Be Good?

On Sunday night Peggy and I went to see Why Be Good? a recently rediscovered silent film from the 1920s starring Colleen Moore*. Why Be Good? 629 more words


Guardian report from the Pordenone silent film festival

The Giornate del Cinema Muto, held every year in Pordenone, Italy, is the world’s most prestigious silent film festival. I was there again this year, and… 31 more words