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Where East Is East (1929)

US 65m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Lon Chaney, Lupe Vélez, Estelle Taylor, Lloyd Hughes As a battle-scarred hunter of wild animals for circuses and zoos, Tiger Haynes (Chaney) is … Continue reading

04/09/2017 · 2 Comments

West of Zanzibar (1928)

US 65m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Lon Chaney, Lionel Barrymore, Mary Nolan, Warner Baxter Situated in the losing corner of a love triangle, Phroso the magician (Chaney) becomes known … Continue reading

04/08/2017 · 2 Comments

The Wicked Darling (1919)

US 59m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Priscilla Dean, Lon Chaney, Wellington Playter, Gertrude Astor, Spottiswoode Aitken, Kalla Pasha The Wicked Darling is a highly entertaining early melodrama about … Continue reading

04/02/2017 · Leave a comment

The Unholy Three (1925)

US 86m, B&W, Silent Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Lon Chaney, Mae Busch, Matt Moore, Victor McLaglen, Harry Earles The Unholy Three is a suspenseful crime drama led by Professor Echo, … Continue reading

04/02/2017 · Leave a comment

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

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

Dracula (1931)

USA 75m, B&W Director: Tod Browning; Cast: Béla Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan As one of the first “talkie” horror films, Dracula remains a link … Continue reading

05/23/2009 · 2 Comments