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January 14th, 2017 Movie -Champagne (1928)

Today’s movie is bit of a treat for me. See, not only is it another Hitchcock movie, but it is one of his early silent films. 1,251 more words

Movie Review

Episode 35 - The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari & Nosferatu

In episode 35 of the CTGY podcast, Rich and Kelly travel back to the 1920s to discuss German silent horror films The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari and Nosferatu. 101 more words


The Magic of Charlie Chaplin - ‘The Gold Rush’

I’ve often wondered why the films of Charlie Chaplin are able to have such a large effect on me. Like most of my generation, I’m very much a product of the times I’m living in: raised on a diet of Netflix, memes, and Donald Trump, the forces of modernity have left me cynical, confused, and with an attention span that will not tolerate a Facebook video more than 30 seconds long. 796 more words

Opinion Piece

Steamboat Bill Junior

Year Released: 1928
Main Stars: Buster Keaton, Ernest Torrence, Tom McGuire,  
Review Date: November 2016
Last watched: November 2016
Number Watches: 1… 174 more words

Film Review

Twist Week: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920) Review

Famed as the first movie to contain a plot twist, you’d be forgiven to overlooking a lot of the other elements which makes The Cabinet of Dr. 403 more words


Aelita,Queen Of Mars (1924)

Futuristic sets highlight what’s reported to be Russia’s first SF movie. Loss, a Chief Radio Engineer in Moscow, is obsessed with translating a message from space he thinks is from Mars. 446 more words