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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 11 related to Silent Film Stars on the Stages of Seattle: A History of Performances by ....   

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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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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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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Early American Cinema

Anthony Slide - Drama - 1994 - 263 pages
Provides a concise history of the American motion picture industry before 1920.
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Stardust and Shadows: Canadians in Early Hollywood

Charles Foster - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 408 pages
"You’ll like Louis Mayer," Mary Pickford told Charles Foster in 1943. "He is from Canada, too." As Foster was soon to discover, Mayer was not alone: a great many of those who ...
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Bebe Daniels: Hollywood's Good Little Bad Girl

Charles L. Epting - Performing Arts - 2016 - 232 pages
Bebe Daniels had one of the most diverse and lengthy careers in show business. From her beginnings as a child on the vaudeville circuit to her resurgence as a radio and ...
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The Five Sedgwicks: Pioneer Entertainers of Vaudeville, Film and Television

Michael Zmuda - Performing Arts - 2015 - 272 pages
Individually and together, The Five Sedgwicks are among the unsung heroes of early filmmaking in Hollywood. Their work took them from vaudeville to silent film, through the ...
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Idols of Modernity: Movie Stars of the 1920s

Patrice Petro - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 313 pages
Focusing on stardom during the 1920s, this title reveals strong connections & dissonances in matters of storytelling & performance that can be traced both backwards & forwards ...
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100 Essential Silent Film Comedies

James Roots - Performing Arts - 2017 - 298 pages
From the moment films were first produced, comedy has been a key feature of cinema. From just before the turn of the twentieth century until the early 1930s, audiences ...
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