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by boblipton
Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2019)
Replies: 604
Views: 11534

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2019)

... (2018) and I invariably found his performances interesting. He agreed. The movie concerns itself with the terror attack on Bombay in 2008. I recall vaguely the small amount of coverage it got around ...
by silentfilm
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: Silent Screenings
Topic: Winchester, NH: SAFETY LAST (1923)
Replies: 0
Views: 32

Winchester, NH: SAFETY LAST (1923)

... clock high above Los Angeles in an iconic scene from "Safety Last." The silent film comedy will be shown with live music on Friday, March 29, ... looking on. The result is an extended sequence blending comedy and terror designed to hold viewers spellbound. "Seeing 'Safety Last' with an ...
by earlytalkiebuffRob
Tue Mar 26, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: LARRY COHEN 1941[?]-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 295

LARRY COHEN 1941[?]-2019

... pics, Larry Cohen, who died three days ago, often concentrated on the sort of films which would sometimes be regarded as trash or pulp, such as BONE / DIAL RAT FOR TERROR, BLACK CAESAR, Q, THE STUFF, and IT'S ALIVE, with the occasional more serious ...
by s.w.a.c.
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: The Criterion Channel
Replies: 36
Views: 1139

Re: The Criterion Channel

The Criterion Channel Announces Launch Lineup Inside Criterion / On the Channel — Mar 22, 2019 ... The Lineup (Don Siegel, 1958); Murder by Contract (Irving Lerner, 1958); Experiment in Terror (Blake Edwards, 1962) Plus: Mildred Pierce (Michael Curtiz, 1945) Criterion Collection ...
by boblipton
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Daily Citizen: ‘Gish’ may be stripped from theater
Replies: 74
Views: 2349

Re: Daily Citizen: ‘Gish’ may be stripped from theater

... of victims, no matter how far we go in eliminating irrational bias, there is no end to ever-smaller and equally intolerable victimization. Adults ... same way that the good intentions of the French Revolution ended in the Terror and the death of the Terror's leaders at the guillotine? Some time ...
by boblipton
Wed Feb 20, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide
Replies: 565
Views: 309338

Re: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide

I would have posted my review of Der Hund Von Baskerville in What Was The Last Silent Movie You Saw , but since Mike has brought it up here.... ... about it. For the majority of its length, it is a Gothic story of terror, using many of the techniques of horror movies developed to a peak ...
by earlytalkiebuffRob
Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2019)
Replies: 604
Views: 11534

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2019)

The copy of A Holy Terror (1931) I looked at was in poor condition. A five-minute chunk was missing, the image was dark and every once ...
by boblipton
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2019)
Replies: 604
Views: 11534

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2019)

The copy of A Holy Terror (1931) I looked at was in poor condition. A five-minute chunk was missing, the image was dark and every once ...
by silentfilm
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Silent News
Topic: Miscellany News : Lecturer demystifies silent film
Replies: 6
Views: 581

Miscellany News : Lecturer demystifies silent film

... Thursday, archivist and composer Ben Model presented a lecture about the silent film era and how it remains relevant today. Courtesy of Karl Rabe. ... collapses on the floor. Once again, Model’s accompaniment captured the terror of the scene and the frightening revelation of the face. Then Model ...
by boblipton
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2019]
Replies: 198
Views: 5331

Re: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2019]

Given the great number of movies I have seen of all lengths, I think it natural that a few slip ... terrifying, frozen hellscape than anything Caligari's sick mind ever envisioned. This terror is not made by man or devil. It is G*d who seeks His vengeance. Stiller and Gustaf ...
by Jim Roots
Sat Feb 09, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2019)
Replies: 604
Views: 11534

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2019)

In the early 1930s, H.G. Clouzot served his filmic apprenticeship as a script doctor (a bit of ... in this set. The only one of the films that he actually directed, a short called The Terror of Batignolles , parodies crime films, not the kind of tightrope tension films that ...
by silentfilm
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Silent Screenings
Topic: West Hartford, CT: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925)
Replies: 0
Views: 61

West Hartford, CT: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925)

http://autorino.usj.edu/event/71bc911f9c08266adca8ce7a0d132f7c The Phantom of the Opera Alloy Orchestra February 28th, 2019 Alloy Orchestra ... forgotten in Phantom of the Opera, the classic horror film of love and terror that rages through the Paris Opera House. While the phantom is causing ...
by MaryGH
Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Cold house scenes
Replies: 10
Views: 373

Re: Cold house scenes

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by Mike Gebert
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide
Replies: 565
Views: 309338

Re: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide

Two movies from different labels... but they share one lead cast member (the pleasant, not interesting enough to be a major ... presentable people, and this, plus the skillful, swift direction, makes the terror convincing." As for the direction, it's Hitchcock-expert in ratcheting up ...
by Rick Lanham
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Some Upcoming Blu-Rays
Replies: 17
Views: 1286

Some Upcoming Blu-Rays

Noticed some upcoming Blu-Ray releases No particular order: The Glass Key January 15, 2019 Shout! Factory https://www.amazon.com/Glass-Key-Blu-ray-Alan-Ladd/dp/B07J34NSKK/ref=pd_sbs_74_1?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B07J34NSKK&pd_rd_r=5f7e3149-16e8-11e9-8494-1fa06fc889c5&pd_rd_w=KpwfS&pd_rd_wg=Om8fn&pf_rd_p=7d5d9c3c-5e01-44ac-97fd-261afd40b865&pf_rd_r=1B0BYGX9C708X4DKCK65&psc=1&refRID=1B0BYGX9C708X4DKCK65 ...
by Oppiedog
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Crowdfunding Projects
Topic: LITTLE OLD NEW YORK (1923)
Replies: 83
Views: 2735

Re: LITTLE OLD NEW YORK (1923)

Hurray for the Hoboken Terror! Love me some Louis Wolheim. :D :D :D :D
by boblipton
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2019)
Replies: 604
Views: 11534

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2019)

The Man Who Lived Again aka The Man Who Changed His Mind (1936): Boris Karloff has come up ... the dark lighting, the van der graf generators, ` a macabre sense of humor seasoning the terror and, of course, Karloff.However, it's a British Gaumont picture produced by Michael ...
by Big Silent Fan
Fri Dec 21, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2018]
Replies: 858
Views: 96167

Re: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2018]

Over the last year, I've been watching Silent Film and other classics with a neighbor every Thursday. ... been watching the four available Houdini films, beginning with The Grim Game , then Terror Island , The Man From Beyond , and yesterday, Haldane of the Secret Service (1923). ...
by s.w.a.c.
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: 1923 Is Almost in the Public Domain
Replies: 16
Views: 751

Re: 1923 Is Almost in the Public Domain

... looking as I recall. More recently it was issued by PD film company The Film Detective, which tends to do a better-than-average job with its titles (they put out a BD of The Terror which is the first watchable copy of that Corman hash job that I've seen). But ...
by The Blackbird
Thu Dec 20, 2018 6:27 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: The Real Black Dahlia Caught on Film
Replies: 10
Views: 677

Re: The Real Black Dahlia Caught on Film

Hmm, and today is the fiftieth anniversary (possibly) of the Zodiac's reign of terror. Unbelievable to think he was never identified, despite the fact they have his prints and several people saw him at close range, including two police officers! Then again, that goes for D.B. Cooper as well.... :?
by radiotelefonia
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: Filmoteca - Semana de George Hilton
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Filmoteca - Semana de George Hilton

... en elencos internacionales con Franco Nero, Klaus Kinski, Edwige Fenech, Gilbert Roland, Jean Sorel o Ernest Borgnine. Hizo cine de acción, de terror, Giallos y filmes bélicos, pero su máxima fama la alcanzó como una de las grandes figuras del Spaghetti Western. https://scontent.fbed1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/46744442_1985611511518221_4954802249806118912_n.jpg?_nc_cat=108&_nc_eui2=AeEm8-GiGv-lC5zk4XqR-y75x5oQDDX7rFB6WqMM1jmseyfETAfc6rRqt0dnUXxofaM65d8MONpmIsiszLjzzhA2gtez1-TM31KxcucO3By8XA&_nc_ht=scontent.fbed1-1.fna&oh=19a89285a75acfc288c1953617fd1c36&oe=5C67698B
by silentfilm
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: Warner Archive for 2018
Replies: 57
Views: 15355

Re: Warner Archive for 2018

... After Lex Barker carried the mantle clear of Weissmuller's long shadow, Gordon Scott was free to claim ... diamond hunters (including Anthony Quayle and Sean Connery) who brought terror and death to a peaceful village. But as much as Tarzan is a tracker ...
by boblipton
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2018]
Replies: 858
Views: 96167

Re: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2018]

... shorts I haven't seen before have been turning up online. Not only has the Library of Congress made a bunch available, but a Youtube site called ... attempted rape. Miss Pickford offers a wide-ranging performance, from terror, to comic devotion to selfless heroism. That performance makes the ...
by Harlett O'Dowd
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Classics I Haven't Seen In a Long Time
Replies: 66
Views: 12948

Re: Classics I Haven't Seen In a Long Time

some spoilers below: • The horror of Sunset BLVD. is that Joe Gillis becomes a gigolo to an older woman. The ... opening shot of Joe in the pool, I think the audience was expected to expect Joe to terrorize/rob and/or kill Norma (something vaguely LADY IN A CAGE-ish) before Norma turns ...
by silentfilm
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Silent Screenings
Topic: Bloomington, IN: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925)
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Bloomington, IN: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925)

... Oct 26, 2018 Dennis James Hosts Halloween Celebrating 50 years with the film that started his career Print This 250x250 Thumbnail_18192.jpg Buy ... story takes place in a Paris opera house, where a mysterious phantom terrorizes its occupants—a terror that turns into love as he falls for a ...
by silentfilm
Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Silent News
Topic: VoA: Afghan Charlie Chaplin Overlooks Threats for People’s Happiness
Replies: 0
Views: 307

VoA: Afghan Charlie Chaplin Overlooks Threats for People’s Happiness

... Afghanistan, Aug. 29, 2018. Share See comments WASHINGTON — Known as the Afghan Charlie Chaplin, an Afghan artist who mimics the iconic actor ... overthrown by the U.S.-led coalition in late 2001 after the Sept. 11 terror attacks, Asir and his family returned to Afghanistan and settled in ...
by sethb
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: STAN AND OLLIE trailer
Replies: 30
Views: 2667

Re: STAN AND OLLIE trailer

Yes, the bickering seems on the fictionalized side, to say the least. I can't imagine the real ... I thought the best bit was Stan being concerned about a half empty house--the real terror of aging performers. That rings true. Also, Hardy's health seems a tad overplayed, ...
by westegg
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: STAN AND OLLIE trailer
Replies: 30
Views: 2667

Re: STAN AND OLLIE trailer

Yes, the bickering seems on the fictionalized side, to say the least. I can't imagine the real ... I thought the best bit was Stan being concerned about a half empty house--the real terror of aging performers. That rings true. Also, Hardy's health seems a tad overplayed, ...
by Harlett O'Dowd
Sat Sep 08, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: A Harlett goes to Cinecon 54
Replies: 27
Views: 1250

A Harlett goes to Cinecon 54

(We've been traveling so this is the first chance I've had to post. I can't find other ... of the weekend. ***1/4 “Playin’ Hookey” (Roach, 1928) – A nearly complete Our Gang short wherein the ... The titular stampede was impressive. LEGION OF TERROR (Columbia, 1936) – how I would love to read ...
by brianwyn
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: NitrateVille Radio Podcast
Topic: Ep. 27: Rüdiger Suchsland, director of "Hitler's Hollywood"
Replies: 1
Views: 1467

Re: Ep. 27: Rüdiger Suchsland, director of "Hitler's Hollywood"

... remembering that censorship wasn't a thing unique to Nazi Germany. In the UK for example we had the Lord Chamberlain, to whom a script of anything ... it a toital flop, but it was actually driven out of the cinemas by a terror campaign by ex-nazis who vandalised places that showed it and threatened ...