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The White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929)

Germany 150m, B&W, Silent Directors: Arnold Fanck, Georg Wilhelm Pabst; Cast: Gustav Diessl, Leni Riefenstahl, Ernst Petersen, Ernst Udet, Mizzi Götzel, Christian Klucker, Kurt Gerron A melodramatic adventure shot in … Continue reading

12/29/2018 · Leave a comment

Moulin Rouge (1928)

UK 130m, B&W, Silent Director: Ewald André Dupont; Cast: Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin Set in Paris during the 1920s, this is a dark love story about a young … Continue reading

08/07/2017 · Leave a comment

A Girl in Every Port (1928)

US 78m, B&W, Silent Director: Howard Hawks; Cast: Victor McLaglen, Robert Armstrong, Louise Brooks A Girl in Every Port is a high-spirited comedy about two sailors, nicknamed Spike and Salami, who … Continue reading

05/04/2017 · 3 Comments

The Shock (1923)

US 64m, B&W, Silent Director: Lambert Hillyer; Cast: Lon Chaney, Virginia Valli, Jack Mower, William Welsh, Henry A. Barrows, Christine Mayo A story of love, betrayal and earthquakes, The Shock … Continue reading

04/30/2017 · Leave a comment

Os Lobos (1923)

Portugal 80m, B&W, Silent Director: Rino Lupo; Cast: José Soveral, Branca De Oliveira, Joaquim Almada, Sarah Cunha, Joaquim Avelar, Eduardo Rios This is the story of Ruivo, a sailor released … Continue reading

04/24/2017 · Leave a comment

Mr. Wu (1927)

US 90m, B&W, Silent Director: William Nigh; Cast: Lon Chaney, Louise Dresser, Renée Adorée, Anna May Wong, Holmes Herbert, Ralph Forbes, Gertrude Olmstead Mr. Wu is a remake of a … Continue reading

04/16/2017 · Leave a comment

Nomads of the North (1920)

US 109m, B&W, Silent Director: David Hartford; Cast: Betty Blythe, Lon Chaney, Lewis Stone, Melbourne MacDowell Nomads of the North is a melodrama about Nanette, a young woman who is … Continue reading

04/13/2017 · Leave a comment