An evening's entertainment: the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928
The 10-volume, illustrated series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century right up to 1990. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade a
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Pola Negri 5. Thomas Meighan 6. Norma Talmadge 7. Harold Lloyd 8. Tom Mix
Film Daily 1. Harold Lloyd 2. Gloria Swanson 3. Tom Mix 4. Thomas Meighan 5.
Norma Talmadge 6. Corinne Griffith Rudolph Valentino 7. Douglas Fairbanks 8.
Throughout the era of silent features, Norma Talmadge maintained a remarkably
consistent screen persona. Swanson or Pickford would alternate melodramas,
comedies, and costume romances, but Talmadge steadfastly offered the one ...
... Blanche, 114, 228, 230, 231-232, 346 n.46 T&D Theatre (San Jose), 42
Talking pictures, 84, 90, 246, 312 Tallmey, Allene, 251 Tally, Thomas, 72, 75
Talmadge, Constance, 74, 102, 116 Talmadge, Natalie, 303 Talmadge, Norma,
74, 79, 98, ...
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These are the initial three volumes in a projected ten-volume series, scheduled for completion in 1993, which explores American cinema through the 1980s. Musser, who teaches film studies at NYU and ... Read full review