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[Last Film I Watched] People on Sunday (1930)

English Title: People on Sunday
Original Title: Menschen am Sonntag
Year: 1930
Country: Germany
Language: Silent
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Directors: Robert Siodmak, Edgar G. Ulmer… 518 more words

Film Review

The Lost World(1925)

The Lost World is a 1925 American silent fantasy monster adventure film adapted from Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1912 novel of the same name. The film was produced by First National Pictures, a major Hollywood studio at the time, and stars Wallace Beery as Professor Challenger. 113 more words

Public Domain

The Champion review: hooray for Fort Lee

Before Hollywood became the heart of the American film industry, New Jersey was studio city. About 20 miles from West Orange, where Thomas Edison’s famous Black Maria swiveled to catch the light in the 1890s, the town of Fort Lee became the site of DW Griffith’s acting debut in 1908, and the birth of movie mammoths now known as Universal, MGM and 20Th Century Fox. 473 more words

Silent Film

Sherlock Jr. (1924)

“Do you find yourself inclined to solve murder mysteries in large, luxurious homes to which — let me finish — to which you may or may not have been invited?” —Professor Jules Hilbert,  389 more words

Comedy

Becoming Theda

Hi guys!!! So on Saturday, I attended the Camp Doughboy WWI Weekend at Governor’s Island in New York and, to be honest, it was a breath of fresh air compared to Rev War living history events. 2,495 more words

Friday Film Review: A Trip to the Moon.

This week’s film is George Méliès 1902 classic ‘A Trip to the Moon’ (La Voyage de la Lune). It was produced by George Méliès through his production company, … 1,065 more words

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