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History of Film 1827 - 1905

17th Century

Use of Magic Lanterns

1827

First still photograph taken, using a glass plate technique Claude Niepce’s photograph the View from a Window at Le Gras took nearly eight hours to expose. 1,788 more words

Gone With The Wind Vs. King Kong Movie Posters

If you put Rhett Butler in a ring with King Kong, who would come away as the victor? My money’s on Kong, who knows what trickery he can come up with inside that suit! 24 more words

Boxing Match

Movies by State: Introduction

The dog days of summer are upon us.  This means that fewer summer “blockbusters” are coming out and it’s a long time before award season (and an even longer time before Game of Thrones is back).   230 more words

Movies

Coming Soon: Cinema Symbolism 2

“Who’s the leader of the club that made for you and me?” Coming soon: Cinema Symbolism 2: More Esoteric Imagery in Popular Movies. Stay up-to-date with all things… 19 more words

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BOX OFFICE REWIND: July - Part 1

 A TALEOFTWODANS.COM SPECIAL PRESENTATION

Box Office Rewind is a new weekly column. We’ll look at the biggest opening weekends since 1980.

Each week, the Two Dans… 645 more words

Movies

19 Best Lip Locks in Movie History

Monday, July 6, was international kissing day. In honor of all the lip locks that have happened throughout movie history – and the list is always growing – these are 19 of my favorites. 64 more words

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