One and Done

Open, general discussion of silent films, personalities and history.
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Re: One and Done

Unread post by wich2 » Mon May 29, 2017 2:25 pm

As a long-time Stage player, William Gillette is amazingly good in his one and only Film turn.

Alas, the movie itself, the long-sought SHERLOCK HOLMES, is otherwise dated even for its date of 1916.

-Craig

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Re: One and Done

Unread post by silentfilm » Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:21 pm

Edna May was only in one film, Salvation Joan (1916). Her character's name -- Joan Crawford!

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Re: One and Done

Unread post by David Denton » Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:39 pm

Jacob P. Adler, the great Yiddish actor, in MICHAEL STROGOFF (1914).

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Re: One and Done

Unread post by bradleyem » Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:14 pm

Inspired by the mention of Jay ("We're Not Dressing") Henry in this thread, I have assembled a blog post about him that might explain why he didn't make any more movies …

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