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The Great Buster: A Celebration (2018) ☆☆☆1/2(3.5/4): The Great Stone Face

As far as I remember, I only watched a few works of Buster Keaton (Shame on me!), but those films were more than enough to show me that he was an extraordinary silent movie star to be appreciated and admired. 916 more words

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Le Voyage dans La Lune

Tonight is the first orchestral rehearsal of my new soundtrack for the 1902 silent movie ‘Le Voyage dans La Lune’ (Journey to the Moon).

The Isle of Axholme Orchestra will be premiering the work live on July 4th in a concert to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.

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I Once Was Blind: King of Kings (1927), Cecil B. DeMille

DeMille’s King of Kings airs on TCM at 1:00 AM Eastern Time, Easter night (that is, Monday morning)

Just about every year around Easter, TCM airs Cecil B. 536 more words

"The Covered Wagon" - a long lost freedom.

“The Covered Wagon”, released on March 16, 1923, was the first feature length western movie. It is a meticulously authentic portait of the life of American pioneers, who traveled huge distances through hardship and adventure to look for a better life. 83 more words

Pushpak

This is a silent movie about an unemployed lower middle-class man who imprisons a rich man at home and assumes the rich man’s identity as the guest of Hotel Pushpak. 62 more words

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TFTMM on... It's The Old Army Game (1926)

And now we have another W. C. Fields silent comedy, the 1926 movie It’s The Old Army Game, also starring Louise Brooks.

In this movie, W. 369 more words