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by Uli Ruedel
Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:19 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set
Replies: 9
Views: 3710

Re: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set

Here, by the way, is Ib Monty's entry on the team for the International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers:
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3406801861.html

Uli
by Uli Ruedel
Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:31 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set
Replies: 9
Views: 3710

Re: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set

... and by 1935, they had mastered German: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hVMVc5PBxs

Uli
by Uli Ruedel
Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:39 am
Forum: Books, DVDs, Broadcasts & Screenings
Topic: DVD features - comparison site
Replies: 0
Views: 1712

DVD features - comparison site

Here's an extremely useful website that a friend directed me to the other day, comparing DVD/Blu-ray specs (soundtracks, extras etc.) rather than mainly the transfer quality as for instance the indispensable http://www.dvdbeaver.com does. Most useful to check for original mono tracks in region A rel...
by Uli Ruedel
Sun Nov 10, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: EERIE TALES (1919) Conrad Veidt
Replies: 1
Views: 2361

Re: EERIE TALES (1919) Conrad Veidt

Just released on DVD, as a matter of fact: http://www.amazon.de/Unheimliche-Geschichten-schwarze-Katze%2522-Filmjuwelen/dp/B00DDPNDKI/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1384111012&sr=8-1&keywords=unheimliche+geschichten Not sure whether the inclusion of the English title on the cover is meant to sug...
by Uli Ruedel
Sat Nov 09, 2013 5:55 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set
Replies: 9
Views: 3710

Re: Pat and Patachon 7 DVD set

This box set will probably remain as good as it gets for quite some time -- the films are heavily edited, but at least skilfully so, and though incomplete, the vast amount of their features (they didn't ever do shorts, unless one counts the first few predecessor films) are covered, even including so...
by Uli Ruedel
Sun Oct 27, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: BABY PEGGY DVD - first reviews
Replies: 1
Views: 1242

BABY PEGGY DVD - first reviews

With the street date only a few days away, the first couple reviews of this indeed remarkable release, combining the documentary THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM with selected Baby Peggy films (three shorts and a feature), are in: http://moviemet.com/review/baby-peggy-elephant-room-dvd-review#.Um0hflOaWRO h...
by Uli Ruedel
Sun Oct 27, 2013 6:13 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Le Champagne de Rigadin
Replies: 1
Views: 1200

Re: Le Champagne de Rigadin

Stencil color, actually (http://zauberklang.ch/filmcolors/timeline-entry/1218/).
Great!!

Uli
by Uli Ruedel
Sat Oct 26, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Pat and Patachon visiting Amsterdam
Replies: 0
Views: 974

Pat and Patachon visiting Amsterdam

Here's some amazing newsreel footage of the duo (who, by the way, seem to have made some new friends in Pordenone, thanks to the good work of the Swedish Film Institute) arriving in Amsterdam, in reasonably good quality and available for download: http://www.openimages.eu/media/90121/Bezoek_Watt_en_...