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by Richard M Roberts
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HER CROWNING GLORY (1911) John BUnny, Flora Finch
Replies: 0
Views: 16

HER CROWNING GLORY (1911) John BUnny, Flora Finch

Released by Vitagraph September 12, 1911, directed by Larry Trimble, featuring John Bunny, Flora Finch, Helene Costello and Kate Price:

https://www.filmpreservation.org/preser ... glory-1911


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by Richard M Roberts
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: How in the World Did Our SCM Founder Discover...
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: How in the World Did Our SCM Founder Discover...

... that parts of The Silent Enemy were used as stock footage for Fatal Glass of Beer? In a Facebook conversation Frank M. Thompson asked about the source of stock footage in TFGoB. I confidently answered that it came from Yukon Jake. But Brent Walker chimed in with the nugget that Richard M. Rober...
by Richard M Roberts
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: LOVE'S YOUNG SCREAM (1928) Jack Duffy
Replies: 0
Views: 72

LOVE'S YOUNG SCREAM (1928) Jack Duffy

Al Christie comedy released by Paramount May 12, 1928, directed by William Watson, with Jack Duffy, Anne Cornwall, Jimmie Harrison, Cliff Lancaster, and Dorothy Vernon.

https://media.dlib.indiana.edu/media_objects/vt150j44p

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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HUNCHBACK BRINGS LUCK (1908) Max Linder
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Views: 122

HUNCHBACK BRINGS LUCK (1908) Max Linder

Original French title UNE VEINE DE BOSSU, released by Pathe' April 18, 1908, starring Max Linder:

https://vimeo.com/376415075


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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: MAX JOINS THE GIANTS (1913) Max Linder
Replies: 0
Views: 95

MAX JOINS THE GIANTS (1913) Max Linder

Original French title: MAX YEUT GRANDIR, released by Pathe' January 28, 1913, directed by and starring Max Linder, with Stacia Napierkowska and Jane Renouardt :

https://vimeo.com/376415152


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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: MISS EUROPA (PRIX' DE BEAUTE) (1930) Louise Brooks
Replies: 0
Views: 127

MISS EUROPA (PRIX' DE BEAUTE) (1930) Louise Brooks

Silent version of Louise Brooks last European feature that apparently has scenes not in the French Sound version:

https://vimeo.com/394396154

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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:59 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HASH AND HAVOC (1916) Hughey Mack, Jimmy Aubrey
Replies: 1
Views: 159

HASH AND HAVOC (1916) Hughey Mack, Jimmy Aubrey

A future Vitagraph comedy star supporting a current Vitagraph comedy star, directed by another future Vitagraph comedy star. Released by Vitagraph December 4, 1916, directed by Larry Semon, and starring Hughey Mack, JImmy Aubrey, Patsy DeForest and Eddie Dunn: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kj1eXNW...
by Richard M Roberts
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:50 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: FUNNY PAPER (1923) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: FUNNY PAPER (1923) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes

Thanks for sharing all these shorts during the national quarantine! Happy to do it William, several of us in the mafia are working to keep posting some things to keep everyone stuck at home entertained, and if any of the others in the group are reading, there's nothing stopping any of you from cont...
by Richard M Roberts
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: FAST AND FURIOUS (1927) Reginald Denny
Replies: 0
Views: 113

FAST AND FURIOUS (1927) Reginald Denny

Rare Reginald Denny Universal feature released June 12, 1927, directed by Melville Brown, and featuring Reggie with Barbara Worth, Claude Gillingwater, Lee Moran and Charles K. French: https://vimeo.com/390458385 Italian subtitles, but read the plot summary on the AFI site and it makes sense. https:...
by Richard M Roberts
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: FUNNY PAPER (1923) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes
Replies: 2
Views: 169

FUNNY PAPER (1923) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes

Fun Joe Rock independent comedy released by Apollo June 23, 2923, featuring Joe with Billie Rhodes, Zip Monberg, Joe Murphy, Bynunsky Hyman, and Frank Alexander:

https://vimeo.com/383343486

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