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He Who Gets Slapped (1924)

US 71m, B&W, Silent Director: Victor Sjöström; Cast: Lon Chaney, Norma Shearer, John Gilbert, Tully Marshall, Marc McDermott He Who Gets Slapped is a strangely compelling drama about a former … Continue reading

03/31/2017 · 5 Comments

Outside the Law (1920)

US 75m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Priscilla Dean, Wheeler Oakman, Lon Chaney, Ralph Lewis, E. Alyn Warren Outside the Law is an unusual crime film turned love story … Continue reading

03/29/2017 · Leave a comment

Shin Godzilla (2016)

Japan 118m, Colour Director: Hideaki Anno, Shinji Higuchi; Cast: Hiroki Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi, Satomi Ishihara Shin Godzilla is the latest reboot of the Godzilla franchise, and the 31st movie featuring the … Continue reading

03/28/2017 · Leave a comment

Don’t Kill it (2016)

US 83m, Colour Director: Mike Mendez; Cast: Dolph Lundgren, Kristina Klebe, Miles Doleac, Michael Aaron Milligan, Jasi Cotton Lanier, Billy Slaughter A throwback to the 1980s, and with tongue in … Continue reading

03/28/2017 · Leave a comment

The Penalty (1920)

US 90m, B&W, Silent Director: Wallace Worsley; Cast: Lon Chaney, Charles Clary, James Mason, Milton Ross, Ethel Grey Terry, Kenneth Harlan, Claire Adams, Doris Pawn The Penalty is a crime … Continue reading

03/27/2017 · Leave a comment

Lost Film: London After Midnight (1927)

US 65m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Conrad Nagel, Henry B. Walthall, Polly Moran, Claude King As one of the most sought after lost films … Continue reading

03/26/2017 · Leave a comment

The Monster (1925)

US 86m, B&W, Silent Director: Roland West; Cast: Lon Chaney, Johnny Arthur, Gertrude Olmstead, Hallam Cooley, Charles Sellon, Walter James, Knute Erickson, George Austin The Monster is an early “Old … Continue reading

03/26/2017 · Leave a comment