NEW Feature Article!

Douglas Fairbanks at Triangle Fine Arts

NEW Film Reviews!

Dead Ringer (1964)

Mockery (1927)

Get Your Man (1927)

I Am Suzanne (1933) [updated!]

My Weakness (1933)

Behind Locked Doors (1948)

Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

The Milky Way (1936)

Crashing Hollywood (1938)

Regeneration (1915)

The Crimson Kimono (1959)

The Strong Man (1926)

The Ocean Waif (1916)

Jeopardy (1953)

The Gangsters and the Girl (1914)

They Call It Sin (1932)

Feature Articles (View the Index)

Dorothy Arzner

Great Films 1921-1930


King Vidor

Great Films 1911-1920

Corriganville Tour

NEW Actor & Director Profile Pages! (View the Index)

Raymond Hackett

Max Linder

Jewel Carmen

Lee Tracy

Ray 'Crash' Corrigan

John Gilbert

NEW Discussion Topics!

The Donovan Affair: Reconstructing the Sound Track of Frank Capra's First Talkie

3D Films

1943 Home Front

Cornell Woolrich

Jean Arthur (1900-1991)

The Motion Picture Production Code

Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum

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