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by silentfilm
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: Warner Archive for 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 14196

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: 781
Views: 86251

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: 62
Views: 12073

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: 196

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: 263

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: 2173

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: 2173

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: 995

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: 1228

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 ...
by boblipton
Mon Aug 20, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: What's The Last Silent Movie You Watched? [2018]
Replies: 781
Views: 86251

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

L'épouvante aka Terror-Stricken (1911): Albert Capellani directs Mistinguett as a star of the music hall -- not a terrible stretch -- who comes home while Émile Mylo is burglarizing her boudoir. He ...
by silentfilm
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: Warner Archive for 2018
Replies: 55
Views: 14196

Re: Warner Archive for 2018

New from the Warner Archive... http://image.updates.warnerbros.com/lib/fe8b1273726d057577/m/7/20180724_WAC_image1.jpg ... High Definition edition on Blu-ray. Special Features: Commentary by "Chronicles of Terror: Silent Screams" author Steve Haberman; HD Trailer. 16x9 Widescreen HARD TO FIND CLASSICS ...
by radiotelefonia
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: SEMANA DE "CINE CLASE B" EN "FILMOTECA"
Replies: 3
Views: 414

SEMANA DE "CINE CLASE B" EN "FILMOTECA"

... presupuesto, sin grandes estrellas, pero con imaginación, talento y oficio, pertenecientes a géneros populares como el policial, el western, el terror y la ciencia ficción. Mientras duró, el Cine Clase B constituyó una zona de libertad para abordar temáticas más comprometidas y plantear abordajes ...
by MaryGH
Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

West of Cheyenne 1931

Tommy's first talkie feature film. He was 28 (so young!). Lafe McKee plays his father, wrongfully accused of murder and in jail. Later remade into "Terror of the Plains" (1934).

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by boblipton
Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

Trail of Terror (1935): Bob Steele is in prison. He breaks out and falls in with Forrest Taylor. They had pulled a big score a year ago, but the money is missing, and they're looking for another score. Fortunately, they have an in: Charles ...
by boblipton
Wed Jun 20, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

There's plenty of story, action and acting in the randomly named Tombstone Terror (1935). Bob Steele returns to his father's ranch, whence he had left under a cloud -- he had ...
by drednm
Fri Jun 15, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

The Incident (1967) is a riveting drama about two hooligans (that's putting it mildly) who terrorize a carload of people on a New York subway at 3AM. Yes the elapsed time of the movie is longer than the actual ...
by earlytalkiebuffRob
Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

The Incident (1967) is a riveting drama about two hooligans (that's putting it mildly) who terrorize a carload of people on a New York subway at 3AM. Yes the elapsed time of the movie is longer than the actual ...
by drednm
Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

The Incident (1967) is a riveting drama about two hooligans (that's putting it mildly) who terrorize a carload of people on a New York subway at 3AM. Yes the elapsed time of the movie is longer than the actual ...
by Jim Roots
Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

The Incident (1967) is a riveting drama about two hooligans (that's putting it mildly) who terrorize a carload of people on a New York subway at 3AM. Yes the elapsed time of the movie is longer than the actual ...
by s.w.a.c.
Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

Had a chance last night to experience a theatrical presentation of the 1975 Doctor Who serial Genesis of the Daleks , presented ... act like a Dalek in the act of wiping them out at the start of their reign of terror, and we get a good idea of the balance between charming and violent embodied ...
by drednm
Fri Jun 15, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

The Incident (1967) is a riveting drama about two hooligans (that's putting it mildly) who terrorize a carload of people on a New York subway at 3AM. Yes the elapsed time of the movie is longer than the actual ...
by earlytalkiebuffRob
Sun May 27, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: What is the last film you watched? (2018)
Replies: 1811
Views: 134240

Re: What is the last film you watched? (2018)

... as a cad who hits upon a plan to make money fast: He seeks out and then murders rich women who have few or no close family. He's infatuated ... which was remade a couple of years before the Sanders as STEEP DOWN TO TERROR. Now THAT'S a rare one!
by JFK
Thu May 24, 2018 4:56 am
Forum: The Exchange
Topic: Nitrateville Creations:Books;DVDs;Calendars-2018 Gift Ideas!
Replies: 228
Views: 111056

CAGED: THE DARK SIDE OF MAX STEINER 3-CD Box Set

https://www.filmmusicsite.com/images/news/news_5765.jpg CAGED: THE DARK SIDE OF MAX STEINER 3-CD Box Set– May 1, 2018 "BYU-FMA, Screen Archives ... the film was directed by King Vidor with an acute eye for psychological terror and Steiner does his part admirably to aid in establishing the mood. ...
by Jim Roots
Wed May 16, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Talkie News
Topic: Thelma and Zasu/Patsy at last
Replies: 8
Views: 2559

Re: Thelma and Zasu/Patsy at last

For those still wondering, the Todd/Kelly set will NOT be captioned. I am crushed with disappointment. ClassicFlix ... extend the policy to their comedies. Alas, not so. They want us to scream with terror, not with laughter. Jim
by Mike Gebert
Sun May 13, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide
Replies: 545
Views: 304419

Re: Old Movies in HD: An Ongoing Guide

A while back I watched Criterion's set of Julien Duvivier films from the 1930s, then found some Pathe sets of region-free blu-ray-DVD combos of ... great team," Google translate tells me) was in the news in 2015 in a terror attack on a cafe of that name near the Opera Bastille. The name, so ...
by Ray Faiola
Tue May 01, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Music of the Era
Topic: NOW AVAILABLE! CAGED: THE DARK SIDE OF MAX STEINER
Replies: 0
Views: 1332

NOW AVAILABLE! CAGED: THE DARK SIDE OF MAX STEINER

... Archives Entertainment and Chelsea Rialto Studios are proud to announce the new 3-CD box set CAGED: THE DARK SIDE OF MAX STEINER. This historic album ... the film was directed by King Vidor with an acute eye for psychological terror and Steiner does his part admirably to aid in establishing the ...
by R Michael Pyle
Sat Apr 14, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: Discovering Early John Wayne
Replies: 9
Views: 1473

Re: Discovering Early John Wayne

I'll recommend these. These are just some that I personally like, and they're not based on any other critical ... Tim McCoy 4) "Randy Rides Alone" (1934) This one has 'Gabby' Hayes, too 5) "Texas Terror" (1935) This one has 'Gabby' Hayes, too All the "3 Mesquiteers" films (Wayne made ...
by Loew'sJersey
Wed Apr 11, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Talkie Screenings
Topic: "Godzilla" - Original Japanese Version On The Big Screen
Replies: 0
Views: 915

"Godzilla" - Original Japanese Version On The Big Screen

... subtitles. Restoration screened digitally. Friday, April 27 8PM at the landmark Loew's Jersey Theatre. ADMISSION: $8 Adults / $6 Seniors & Kids. ... analogy between the danger and destruction wrought by Godzilla and the terror and devastation of the atomic bomb -- which, of course, the United ...
by George O'Brien
Sat Apr 07, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Talking About Talkies
Topic: May McAvoy
Replies: 18
Views: 2241

Re: May McAvoy

Someone on Youtube has posted another reel of raw Fox Movietone newsreel footage of Broadway in 1929. Along with John ... one sees May above the title on a big theater marquee, "May McAvoy" "The Terror". I assumed she had been merely a leading lady for male stars,such as Barthelmess, ...