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Movie Comics: The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

From the 1910 celebrated novel by Gaston Leroux
Directed by Rupert Julian
Starring Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry
Premiere November 15, 1925
RT 93 min. 32 more words



It seems now is as good a time as any to start working my way through some holiday movies, so this marks the beginning of the celebrated and first inaugural… 404 more words


Noble Johnson: A Black Man in the movies

We tend to think of Black People as stereotypes.  This guy was better than that.  He should be taught in the schools.  Also note that Lon Chaney was his friend.  733 more words

'There was me, that is Alex, and my three droogs' - The Sunday Film Review #26

Hello there! So yes, after a week of no review, we return with some movies to watch! FINALLY! The reason for last week’s absence? I just simply got too busy. 1,528 more words

Son of Dracula Review

Given that I’m in the middle of a vampire arc in Detective Conan, it seemed like a good time to review a Dracula film. It’s definitely pretty odd to see Lon Chaney playing the role, but this way he continues to play all of the Universal monsters at some point so I can roll with that. 1,020 more words


Movies for October - Horror Without Screams

I’m going to start with some generalizations. They of course do not apply to all modern movies by any stretch but there is a reason for starting so. 620 more words

Joys Of Life

Today in Quick Cuts: To makeup artists of days gone by, a love letter

Back in the 1920’s, Lon Chaney terrified audiences to the still new attraction of cinema with his roles in Phantom Of The Opera, London After Midnight, and The Hunchback Of Notre Dame. 813 more words