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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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Early American Cinema

Anthony Slide - Performing Arts - 1994 - 263 pages
Provides a concise history of the American motion picture industry before 1920.
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The Movies in the Age of Innocence, 3d ed.

Edward Wagenknecht - Performing Arts - 2014 - 224 pages
Upon its original publication in 1962, Edward Wagenknecht's The Movies in the Age of Innocence immediately earned recognition as a classic in the history of early cinema. A ...
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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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Margarita Fischer: A Biography of the Silent Film Star

Theresa St. Romain - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 201 pages
"This biography details Fischer's life and career, examining not only her work in front of the camera but also the broader issues which informed her personal and professional ...
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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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Harry Langdon: His Life and Films, 2d ed.

William Schelly - Performing Arts - 2008 - 216 pages
A top vaudeville comedian for the first quarter of the 20th century, Harry Langdon rose from performing in Midwest traveling shows to headlining at the Palace Theatre in New ...
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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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The 100 Greatest Silent Film Comedians

James Roots - Performing Arts - 2014 - 464 pages
This book ranks the top 100 silent film stars based on a scale that considers creativity, originality, chemistry with fellow performers, and other factors. The author also ...
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