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by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Sep 24, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Research Archive
Topic: SILENT MOVIE
Replies: 5
Views: 6499

Re: SILENT MOVIE

I cannot argue your point, Richard, the Hamptons were indeed the real McCoy.
That said, I would take the Austin era over nothing at all, which is pretty close
to where we are now -- there is precisely one silent film on the current schedule.

www.cinefamily.org
by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Sep 24, 2015 1:20 am
Forum: Research Archive
Topic: SILENT MOVIE
Replies: 5
Views: 6499

SILENT MOVIE

This is an original flyer from the Silent Movie Theater, 611 Fairfax in Hollywood, dated March 23, 1993.
Come back, Silent Movie. Come back.

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by Paul E. Gierucki
Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:43 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY
Replies: 9
Views: 5717

Re: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY

It is a frame grab of the original opening title from the 35mm dupe negative, Steve. The film has similarly beautiful art cards throughout.

-- PG
by Paul E. Gierucki
Fri Aug 28, 2015 10:17 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY
Replies: 9
Views: 5717

Re: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY

Sorry, folks, I should have posted the information here first! https://farm1.staticflickr.com/771/20955807362_c692bf4e5e.jpg CineMuseum has been collaborating with Paramount Pictures, Turner Entertainment, and the Library of Congress, to reconstruct, restore, and release Roscoe "Fatty" Arb...
by Paul E. Gierucki
Fri Aug 07, 2015 12:22 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: SCM Upgrade and Temporary Outages
Replies: 0
Views: 1036

SCM Upgrade and Temporary Outages

Hey Folks,

I will be executing some technical and security upgrades to the site over the next few days.
There may be some short term outages, I will do my best to keep them isolated to the wee
small hours.

Thanks in advance for your patience.

-- Paul E. Gierucki
by Paul E. Gierucki
Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:10 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Great Clyde Bruckman Article and Forthcoming Book
Replies: 19
Views: 11532

Re: Great Clyde Bruckman Article and Forthcoming Book

I learned that the Bruckman estate was up for sale, discovered that an original script for THE GENERAL was available, so I contacted our friends at The International Buster Keaton Society with the information and a "you absolutely must have this -- regardless of the cost" message. The powe...
by Paul E. Gierucki
Sun Jun 21, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Great Clyde Bruckman Article and Forthcoming Book
Replies: 19
Views: 11532

Re: Great Clyde Bruckman Article and Forthcoming Book

A complete script for THE GENERAL turned up at auction several years ago and is now in the hands of The International Buster Keaton Society. Interestingly, and right on topic, that script came from the estate of Clyde Bruckman.
by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Jun 11, 2015 1:44 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Movie-Town
Replies: 4
Views: 3307

Re: Movie-Town

Roger,

There is a project, being produced overseas, which encompasses all of the surviving Sennett-Color shorts. We will post details here as they become available!

Paul
by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Jun 04, 2015 10:41 pm
Forum: THE PASSING PARADE
Topic: Voice Actor John Stephenson (1923 - 2015)
Replies: 0
Views: 3398

Voice Actor John Stephenson (1923 - 2015)

You might not recognize the name -- but you absolutely know the voice. When you finish the article, follow the link to his Wikipedia page for a list of his other interesting credits. Paul E. Gierucki http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/john-stephenson-dead-flintstones-voice-796680 John Stephenson,...
by Paul E. Gierucki
Tue Jun 02, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: Research Archive
Topic: Bill Everson: Terminal Film Buff
Replies: 1
Views: 4244

Bill Everson: Terminal Film Buff

Bill Everson: Terminal Film Buff This blog post, from 2008, contains a 1973 interview with film historian William K. Everson. http://deneroff.com/blog/2008/03/22/bill-everson-terminal-film-buff/ ________________ Bill Everson: Terminal film buff March 22nd, 2008 · History and criticism By Harvey Dene...