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8 edition of The silent screen found in the catalog.

The silent screen

by Richard Dyer MacCann

  • 144 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Scarecrow Press, Image & Idea in Lanham, Md, Iowa City, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Silent films -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Dyer MacCann.
      SeriesAmerican movies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1995.75 .M23 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL679753M
      ISBN 100810833689, 0810833921
      LC Control Number97026270

      Amabel Ethelreid Normand (Novem – Febru ) was an American silent-film actress, screenwriter, director, and producer. She was a popular star and collaborator of Mack Sennett in his Keystone Studios films, and at the height of her career in the late s and early s had her own movie studio and production company. Onscreen, she appeared in 12 successful films with.   50+ videos Play all Mix - Anna Blue- Silent Scream (Official Music Video) YouTube Anna Blue- Stummer Schrei (official German Music video) - Duration: annablutube 1,, views.

      Make Offer - Vintage s Silent Screen Stage Hollywood Movie Stars Large Scrapbook Rare Marvel Composition Book Pages All Blank Vintage Early ’s $ 1d 7h.   This book acts as an important overview of early film scholarship after 12 years of research. Read more on or The Parade’s Gone By by Kevin Brownlow. The book that rekindled an interest in silent film.

      photo of silent screen star Blanche Sweet. $ Photograph of Tamara Dobson who starred in Cleopatra Jones () as a United States special agent. $ › A Guide to Collecting Vintage Photographs › 50 Black & White Photo-books for a Discerning Book Collector.   ‘The Silent Patient’ ends with a major twist. This story is part of a series for people who have already read the book and want to think more deeply about the ending. but on-screen, I.


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The silent screen by Richard Dyer MacCann Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Silent Screen is dedicated to guiding readers through some of those pleasures. The book highlights the main events, the leading lights, and the films that mattered. It is a selective history for those who want to be informed without being overwhelmed, who would like to know enough about the silent era to feel at home there, respect its artists, and admire their : Richard Dyer MacCann.

The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Autobiography of pioneering Canadian-born silen /5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Silent Screen by Mike Gould, David Shephard | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Shelves: film-history First published 65 years ago, this Daniel Blum extravaganza is an entertaining and indispensable guide to the The silent screen book Screen. With film stills and portraits of everybody that was anybody in the grand old days before the movies became talkies/5.

Shelves:film, movies, non-fiction Wonderful book covering the silent era's 50 greatest films and 75 greatest actors.

My edition was published inso many of the people who made these films were still alive, which gives the book a unique, more intimate reflection by Franklin, who clearly loves, appreciates and understands silent film/5.

Inthe Postal Service commissioned Al Hirschfeld, the Greatest American Caricaturist of this century to do a Series of 26 Sketches of Great Personalities from the World of Entertainment. The first set "The Comedians" was issued in This Book includes the stamps of Caricatures of 9 Actors and Actresses of the Silent Screen/5.

Classics of The Silent Screen; A Pictorial Treasury Hardcover – January 1, by Joe Franklin (Author), William K. Everson (Assistant) out of 5 stars 9 ratings/5(9). Legends of the Silent Screen: A Collection of U.S. Postage Stamps Hardcover – January 1, by United States Postal (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings See all 3 formats and editionsReviews: 2.

Dangerous Curves Atop Hollywood Heels: The Lives, Careers, and Misfortunes of 14 Hard-Luck Girls of the Silent Screen by Michael G.

Ankerich (Goodreads Author) avg rating — ratings. Gilda's Blue Book of the Screen Great articles on Silent Film, as well as lots of links Welcome to Silent Movies Features, calendars, and assorted facts on the silent film era. Created and maintained by Greta de Groat, Photos courtesy of David Pearson unless otherwise noted.

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. There's no genealogy in this book, but there are thousands of fantastic photos of the silent screen era. Not only the big stars, but many actors and actresses that most people probably haven't heard of before.

Classics of the Silent Screen by Joe Franklin,Citadel Press edition, Paperback in English. Join us at the UK's best Open Air Cinema experience. Enjoy live music, fantastic food and a star studded film on our big screen in your local park. A Pictorial History of the Silent Screen by Daniel Blum Wattle Books,b/w photographs throughout, hardcover, dustjacket, ISBN Very Good Condition, minor edge and shelf wear to book, dustjacket shows a little edge and shelf wear 'This famous and much loved book brilliantly evokes the classic early perio.

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Silent Scream: An edge of your seat serial killer thriller (Detective Kim Stone Crime Thriller Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Marsons, Angela. Mystery, Thriller & /5(K). Pieced together using contemporary interviews the actresses gave, conversations with friends, relatives, and co-workers, and exhaustive research through scrapbooks, archives, and public records, Dangerous Curves offers an honest, yet compassionate, look at some of the brightest luminaries of the silent screen.

The book is illustrated with over s: Brooks made her screen debut in the silent The Street of Forgotten Men, in an uncredited role in Soon, however, she was playing the female lead in a number of silent light comedies and flapper films over the next few years, starring with Adolphe Menjou and W.

Fields, among others. After her small roles inboth Paramount and MGM offered her contracts. When a silent screen goes beyond words Leicester Square with a full house of the partisan.

I hadn't liked the book, so my expectations were modest. It is a fine film - moving, wonderfully. The value of this book lies in the author's use of the most recent scholarship, which he incorporates into his text, resulting in a more accurate view of the silent era.

* The Silent Film Monthly * There's little doubt that every movie buff, veteran or novice, will find something of value in this sampler of MacCann's writings, perhaps even. About this Item: Spring Books, London, Hard Back. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition.

Features more than 3, photographs, many of them rare or unique, of the great personalities of the silent screen, accompanied by a highly informative and entertaining text, resulting in a vivid and comprehensive survey of the pioneering years of the cinema.Harold Clayton Lloyd Sr.

(Ap – March 8, ) was an American actor, comedian, and stunt performer who appeared in many silent comedy films. Lloyd is considered alongside Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton as one of the most influential film comedians of the silent film era.

Lloyd made nearly comedy films, both silent and "talkies", between and   The silent-screen actress Louise Brooks, with her black Dutch-boy bob, has endured in popular culture as the most recognizable and iconic flapper.

In addition to the signature haircut, the frank.