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Chaplin in the Sound Era: An Analysis of the Seven Talkies

Eric L. Flom - Performing Arts - 1997 - 322 pages
Though Charles Chaplin is commonly remembered as a silent film comedian, it is not widely recalled that he continued to make movies long after the introduction of sound. His ...
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Guide to the Silent Years of American Cinema

Donald W. McCaffrey, Christopher P. Jacobs - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 343 pages
Silent film's most complete reference guide, focusing on American actors, directors, and screenwriters, with an emphasis on the 1910's through the 1920s.
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Silent Stars

Jeanine Basinger - Performing Arts - 2012 - 512 pages
From one of America's most renowned film scholars: a revelatory, perceptive, and highly readable look at the greatest silent film stars -- not those few who are fully ...
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Eddie Foy: A Biography of the Early Popular Stage Comedian

Armond Fields - Performing Arts - 1999 - 268 pages
Just a century ago Eddie Foy was the consummate stage comedian. A versatile performer, Foy contributed to the development of popular theater from the Civil War to the Roaring ...
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Silent Cinema

Brian Robb - Performing Arts - 2010 - 168 pages
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Slapstick Comedy

Tom Paulus, Rob King - Social Science - 2010 - 288 pages
From Chaplinís tramp to the Bathing Beauties, from madcap chases to skyscraper perils, slapstick comedy supplied many of the most enduring icons of American cinema in the ...
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Silent Players: A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film ...

Anthony Slide - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 464 pages
" From his unique perspective of friendship with many of the actors and actresses about whom he writes, silent film historian Anthony Slide creates vivid portraits of the ...
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Florence Lawrence, the Biograph Girl: America's First Movie Star

Kelly R. Brown - Performing Arts - 1999 - 230 pages
Florence Lawrence's film career began just as the cinema was being born. She recognized the wonder and appeal of the fledgling industry, and her early work with the Vitagraph ...
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Flickers of Desire: Movie Stars of the 1910s

Jennifer M. Bean - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 297 pages
Today, we are so accustomed to consuming the amplified lives of film stars that the origins of the phenomenon may seem inevitable in retrospect. But the conjunction of the ...
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