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Unread post by cuzzoni » Tue Dec 05, 2017 1:47 pm

Lost World is on my wish list, and the Forever Amber new bluray that is coming out this month.

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Unread post by NotSoSilent » Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:55 pm

Some of the items on my wish list: Fritz Lang Box Set, Beggars of Life, and John Bunny - Film's First King of Comedy. I've been good this year. I promise.

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Unread post by Harlowgold » Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:06 pm

BGM wrote:Hoping to get Gloria Swanson in Zaza. As for "wishes" still wishing that the noir Christmas Holiday would be released.
While you may still want the (presumably better) Kino dvd you can download a pd copy of Zaza here for free https://archive.org/details/BillSprague ... BLICDOMAIN" target="_blank

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Unread post by T0m M » Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:51 am

In the Christmas Miracle category, I'd line to see a Blu-Ray boxset of Lillian Gish's MGM silent films. Realistically, I'd be very happy with Jeff Codori's biography of Colleen Moore.

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Unread post by silentfilm » Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:40 pm

The Lost World, Early Women Filmmakers, Too Late For Tears and 42nd Street are at the top of my list. Thanks!

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Unread post by drednm » Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:10 pm

This looks awesome.

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Unread post by cinefan » Thu Dec 07, 2017 11:12 am

The new(ish) Warner Archive Collection blu-ray of The Sea Wolf (1941) is at the top of my list.

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Unread post by Jim Roots » Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:12 pm

I've just purchased two films from Flicker Alley. This oughta triple my chances of winning, eh?

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Unread post by George O'Brien » Sat Dec 09, 2017 12:42 pm

Harlowgold wrote:
BGM wrote:Hoping to get Gloria Swanson in Zaza. As for "wishes" still wishing that the noir Christmas Holiday would be released.
While you may still want the (presumably better) Kino dvd you can download a pd copy of Zaza here for free https://archive.org/details/BillSprague ... BLICDOMAIN" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank

This PD print looks great! Thanks for the link.
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Unread post by Mitch Farish » Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:41 pm

Lubitsch In Berlin [Masters of Cinema] Blu-ray
The Sea Wolf (BD)
Ride the High Country (BD)

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Unread post by Professor Echo » Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:24 am

The EARLY WOMEN FILMMAKERS set, the JEAN PIERRE MELVILLE set from the UK and the recent Lon Chaney double feature from Ben Model.

I’ll be leaving out cookies and milk near the chimney, if that’s an incentive.

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Unread post by Lamar » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:46 pm

The new biography of Michael Curtiz by Alan K. Rode.

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Unread post by Mike Gebert » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:55 pm

Well, be sure and listen to the podcast with Alan K. Rode going up tomorrow...
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Unread post by Amigojose » Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:14 pm

I'd be happy with the Flicker Alley The Lost World.

Would love for somebody to release Greed on blu-ray.

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Unread post by Mike Gebert » Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:15 am

And the winners are...

OMG, we've broken Jim Roots' record of non-winning at long last! There must be something wrong with the Random Number Generator... he wins The Lost World.

And Cinefan wins the Women Filmmakers Set.

I will contact both. Congrats to both winners and to all participants, big thanks to our friends at Flicker Alley for sponsoring the contest, and may Santa bring you all what you wish for.
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Unread post by cinefan » Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:35 am

Cool! Many thanks to Nitrateville and Flicker Alley!

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Unread post by drednm » Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:01 am

Mike Gebert wrote:And the winners are...

OMG, we've broken Jim Roots' record of non-winning at long last! There must be something wrong with the Random Number Generator... he wins The Lost World.

And Cinefan wins the Women Filmmakers Set.

I will contact both. Congrats to both winners and to all participants, big thanks to our friends at Flicker Alley for sponsoring the contest, and may Santa bring you all what you wish for.
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Unread post by rudyfan » Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:24 am

Cool congrats!
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Unread post by Rick Lanham » Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:11 pm

Congrats to the winners!

Thanks to Flicker Alley and Nitrateville!

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Unread post by bigshot » Fri Dec 15, 2017 10:46 am

I'd like to get Swanson's Zaza, When Knighthood Was in Flower, T-Men, The Sheik and Son of, Green Slime and Masnster.

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Unread post by Jim Roots » Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:12 pm

I've been away for four days and came back to make a discovery: sucking up to your betters actually works!

Seriously, it's hard to believe I actually won anything. This is a guy who buys three lottery tickets every Friday and doesn't even get a "free ticket" reward out of them for decades. In the Lotto 6/49, where you have to pick six numbers, the six I always pick have never turned up together in the 35+ years history of the draw. (I keep picking these numbers because they're surely overdue, aren't they?)

Anyway, I'm extremely happy to win something meaningful for once! I last saw The Lost World at the Cinesation in Saginaw in 1998, with Sam Rubin sitting in the same row visibly excited. Watching it at home will certainly bring back a happy memory or two.

Thanks to Flicker Alley, Mike, and anybody else!

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Unread post by Red Bartlett » Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:21 am

Congrats winners!!

Since it's the season of giving, let's keep the wish list going, shall we?

In addition to the return of the fashion faux pas of tucking our sweaters in, I wish that Criterion keeps their Lloyd and Chaplin series going... and adds additional silent geniuses to their list, like, say... Arbuckle?

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Unread post by 2 Reel » Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:40 pm

If you could wish for 1 movie or boxed set for Christmas, and get it, what would it be?

My choice this year: a boxed set of all lost George Larkin serials:
Trey O' Hearts (1914)
Grant, Police Reporter (1916-1917)
Zongar (1918)
The Adventures of Ruth (1919)
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Unread post by Mike Gebert » Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:48 pm

I merged this with a thread that is on the same subject.
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Unread post by Dean Thompson » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:13 pm

Congrats to the winners!!

After all these years, I'm still wishing for a blu-ray box set of upgraded restorations of the Thames Silents series that Brownlow, Gill, and Davis did a quarter century ago. I'm grateful for The Big Parade, of course, but whoo, how nice it'd be to have The Crowd, A Woman of Affairs, Show People, The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg, The Wind, &c with those wonderful Davis scores.

But considering the bounty of releases we've seen in the past year alone, I'm not about to complain!

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Unread post by Mbakkel2 » Fri Dec 22, 2017 5:54 pm

My Christmas wish is very special. I hope that one day all lost films suddenly re-appear. There are lots of silents and early talkies I would like to get acquainted with. Among the latter are "quota quickies" made by WB's Teddington Studios in Great Britain in the 1930's. Think if all lost Norwegian, Danish and Swedish silents of the 1910's were available for film enthusiasts in 2018. Naturally it is an impossible dream. Chistmas is the season when our deepest wishes are allowed to be put forward, although my heart knows that they'll remain unfulfilled.

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Unread post by MaryGH » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:08 pm

Congrats to the winners!
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