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Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle essay critique

Aside from writing books, Taryn also writes essays.  Hopefully she will bring back some of her others, but one of her most famous is the one she wrote centered around the famous silent film scandal.  239 more words

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Virginia Valli in The Pleasure Garden (1925)

Virginia Valli – The Pleasure Garden is a 1925 British silent film directed by Alfred Hitchcock in his directorial debut. Based on a novel by Oliver Sandys, the film is about two chorus girls at the Pleasure Garden Theatre in London and their troubled relationships via


"Noir" Pays Homage To The French Classic, "A Trip To The Moon"

In 1902 the French silent film, “A Trip To The Moon” captured the attention of fans around the world and it has since gone on to be called one of the greatest films of the 20th century. 83 more words


'Pandora's Box' at the Redford Theatre

Though I attend screenings at the Redford Theatre pretty regularly, I’d only ever seen one silent film there — He Who Gets Slapped, which is one of my favorite silents. 549 more words


[Last Film I Watch] Underground (1928) [8/10]

Title: Underground
Year: 1928
Country: UK
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Director: Anthony Asquith
Writer: Anthony Asquith
Music: Neil Brand (restored version)
Cinematography: Stanley Rodwell
Cast: 581 more words

Film Review

Blancanieves – Film Review

By Kane Laing

Fri 20 Mar 2015, 8:30pm (Films by Starlight – in Civic Square)

On Friday the 20th of march I was on my bike heading to the train station from university, I found myself cycling through Civic Square trying to find the fastest route to the train station. 387 more words


Prapancha Pash (1929)

Note: This film is known in English as A Throw of Dice or Throw of the Dice. It is available on Netflix Instant with intertitles in English. 519 more words

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