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by Jeffrey Nelson
Fri Jul 12, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Nitrateville Correction Dept: Grapevines New Releases
Replies: 3
Views: 2540

Re: Nitrateville Correction Dept: Grapevines New Releases

Richard, Thank you for the corrections; I will post them (minus the insults) over at Nitrateville. Of course I had no way of knowing for sure what these titles were mastered from, as I wasn't directly involved in said mastering nor did I claim I was, but was merely stating what it LOOKED like they w...
by Jeffrey Nelson
Fri Jul 27, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: RMR's Classic Images article on Larry Semon...
Replies: 4
Views: 2933

Re: RMR's Classic Images article on Larry Semon...

Yeah, I'm not sure I quite caught what he was getting at amongst all those superflous wordy flourishes.
by Jeffrey Nelson
Fri Jul 27, 2012 3:46 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: RMR's Classic Images article on Larry Semon...
Replies: 4
Views: 2933

RMR's Classic Images article on Larry Semon...

...what happened to it? It appears to have vanished from the Classic Images website, and I lost the copy I had saved in a hard drive crash years ago. I'd love to read it again. Mr. Roberts, is it currently posted online anywhere else?
by Jeffrey Nelson
Sat Feb 12, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Is this absolutely necessary?
Replies: 7
Views: 3156

Re: Is this absolutely necessary?

The Chaplin Estate will allow this, but they won't allow release of the uncut versions of the real McCoy.

Sigh...
by Jeffrey Nelson
Tue Jul 20, 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: Books, DVDs, Broadcasts & Screenings
Topic: Flicker Alley releases Chaplin at Keystone
Replies: 4
Views: 3578

Re: Flicker Alley releases Chaplin at Keystone

Flicker Alley says 35 films will be included in this set. So, which is the lucky 35th film? A THIEF CATCHER or a CGI recreation of HER FRIEND THE BANDIT? EDIT: I just noticed this bit in the Slapsticon thread, so it looks like A THIEF CATCHER will be included in a different set. Great news, though a...
by Jeffrey Nelson
Sun Jul 18, 2010 6:16 am
Forum: Books, DVDs, Broadcasts & Screenings
Topic: Footage will be restored to Kino Blu-ray of SHERLOCK JR.
Replies: 6
Views: 4697

Re: Footage will be restored to Kino Blu-ray of SHERLOCK JR.

Yep, a score by Mont Alto, so Clubfoot will no longer be the only listening option, thank god. Yet another reason to upgrade. This baby will be mine when it hits the street.
by Jeffrey Nelson
Wed Jul 07, 2010 4:00 pm
Forum: Books, DVDs, Broadcasts & Screenings
Topic: Complete films of Pierre Etaix restored
Replies: 17
Views: 21908

Re: Complete films of Pierre Etaix restored

Nevuh hoida dis guy. What's the story?
by Jeffrey Nelson
Tue Jul 06, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: Books, DVDs, Broadcasts & Screenings
Topic: Footage will be restored to Kino Blu-ray of SHERLOCK JR.
Replies: 6
Views: 4697

Footage will be restored to Kino Blu-ray of SHERLOCK JR.

Word is that the upcoming Blu-ray of SHERLOCK JR. will have the missing footage reinstated to the billiards scene. From a post by Rodney Sauer regarding the film at Nitrateville: And also, I prompted Bret Wood to look for that darn missing pool shot, and after looking through about four 35mm prints,...