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Wings (1927)

It’s been a while since I did a Silent film review. I’d like to talk about one of my favourites from this era. It is set during World War One, and it is one of the all time great war films. 1,284 more words

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Tiger Shark

Richard Arlen and Zita Johann are two sides of a Hawks triangle in Tiger Shark (1932).

Tiger Shark

Tiger Shark

Edward G Robinson and Richard Arlen in a publicity still for Tiger Shark (1932).  It was one of Howard Hawks middling entertainments but the work scenes of the tuna fishermen are most realistic and exciting.

Edward G Robinson

Tiger Shark

Richard Arlen and Edward G Robinson are tuna fishermen in Tiger Shark (1932), the first of two films EG made with Howard Hawks.  In both films he sports an earring.  6 more words

Edward G Robinson

Beggars of Life: a Companion to the 1928 Film review – behind the scenes of a silent classic

Nobody knows more about Louise Brooks than Thomas Gladysz. Having founded the Louise Brooks Society in 1995, he has spent more than two decades researching her life and work, curating memorabilia and writing about this most fascinating of silent era actresses. 621 more words

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