The Moving Picture World, Volume 30

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World Photographic Publishing Company, 1916 - Motion pictures

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Page 355 - ... The Crisis will be a lasting monument to his memory. The photography of The Crisis will add to the pleasure of viewing it. The subtitles are set in artistic, pictorial panels and appear bold and clear. The Crisis is shown on the screen in three acts, the entire length being a little over ten reels. The first showing of The Crisis in New York was at the Strand Theatre on the morning of September 29, a large number being present as the guests of HS Sherman, president of ShermanElliott, Inc. , the...
Page 322 - Act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine of not less than one hundred ($100) dollars, nor more than five hundred ($500) dollars, or by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 483 - DRAMA, and that the following is, to the best of his knowledge and belief, a true statement of the ownership, management (and if a daily paper, the circulation), etc., of the aforesaid publication for the date shown in the above caption, required by the Act...
Page 488 - This superproduction will be released as a part of the regular Fox program. It will be shown to the public for the first time at the Academy of Music.
Page 344 - Memling ; but from the moment that we have something to say to each other, we are compelled to hold our peace : and if at such times we do not listen to the urgent...
Page 461 - This bath, compared with other formulae for the same pur" 383 pose, is very weak but as a matter of fact a very small quantity of bichromate is necessary to oxidize the silver of which the image consists. This bath is allowed to work until the negative image has been entirely dissolved away and only the .creamy white of the remaining silver bromide is visible. This remaining silver bromide carries the yet undeveloped positive image from which the bichromate solution must be thoroughly washed before...
Page 260 - That was what the court did when it charged the jury that " the test of obscenity is whether the tendency of the matter is to deprave and corrupt the morals of those whose minds are open to such influence and into whose hands a publication of this sort may fall.
Page 527 - MPPC, defended the concept of film exchange associations on the grounds that "persons have a right to associate for the purpose of advancing their own interests by discriminating against other persons, if such discrimination is based upon legal grounds."34 Pathe seemed to find the MPPC's rationale useful even after leaving the Trust.
Page 355 - A copy of each issue shall be mailed to each member in good standing to his last address of record Extra copies of the Journal shall be printed for general distribution and may be obtained from the General Office on payment of a fee fixed by the Board of Governors.
Page 322 - ... carried on any motion picture, exhibition or entertainment of any sort which is offensive to decency, or is adapted to excite vicious or lewd thoughts or acts or which is lewd or obscene or vulgar, or which is of an obscene, indecent or immoral nature or so suggestive as to be offensive to the moral sense. Sec.

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