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
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.
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