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Playing Catch-Up

Well here we are at the end of the year. I have three more work-related obligations to get nailed down, and then I am an indolent layabout through the rest of the year (alright, … 2,515 more words

Movies That Do Not Suck

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)

Try as I might I just can’t get into silent films. I find them overly theatrical and obvious. I get the different style of story-telling and the differences in pace when compared to modern film but I think my biggest problem is attention span. 739 more words

Silent Cinema blogathon: The Magician (dir. Rex Ingram, 1926)

Director Rex Ingram’s legacy has been overtaken by a single image: Rudolph Valentino dancing the tango. While he is most famous for The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse… 1,059 more words

Silent Film

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Edgar Selwyn, co-founder of Goldwyn Pictures (1875-1944)

Margaret Dumont, actress (1882-1965)
Bela Lugosi, actor (1882-1956)
Charley Chase, comedian, actor, screenwriter & director (1893-1940)
Olive Thomas, actress & model (1894-1920) 48 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays