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by Paul E. Gierucki
Tue Mar 22, 2016 11:29 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: SAN DIEGO, I LOVE YOU (1944) Buster Keaton
Replies: 2
Views: 3818

Re: SAN DIEGO, I LOVE YOU (1944) Buster Keaton

And a cranky Vernon Dent!
by Paul E. Gierucki
Tue Nov 10, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Buster Keaton MERTON OF THE MOVIES Reel
Replies: 1
Views: 2556

Buster Keaton MERTON OF THE MOVIES Reel

CineMuseum LLC, in conjunction with The International Buster Keaton Society, has secured one of the original film prints used during the 1957 stage production MERTON OF THE MOVIES starring Buster Keaton! This short 16mm silent film features Keaton in a sequence created specifically to be shown durin...
by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Oct 15, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: ARBUCKLE RESTORATIONS ON TCM
Replies: 7
Views: 5562

ARBUCKLE RESTORATIONS ON TCM

SET YOUR DVR! This Sunday night, October 18th, Turner Classic Movies will be hosting the world television premiere of CineMuseum's new restorations of two Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle features: THE ROUND-UP (1920) and THE LIFE OF THE PARTY (1920)! If you have seen these films at an archival scr...
by Paul E. Gierucki
Thu Sep 24, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Research Archive
Topic: SILENT MOVIE
Replies: 5
Views: 8881

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: 8881

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: 7423

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: 7423

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: 1353

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: 14554

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: 14554

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.