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A collection of early cinema
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An old miner is ambushed by outlaws trying to steal the $10,000 he is carrying to start up a new mine. A passing cowboy comes to the miner's aid, but winds up getting blamed for the attack. Cast Harry Carey ... Cheyenne Harry Morgan  David Sharpe ... Bud  Ruth Findlay ... Billie Blair  Jane Novak ... Rose, gang moll  Lee Shumway ... Boss Morrell  Ed Cassidy ... Sheriff Blair  Roger Williams ... Henchman Gannon  Phil Dunham ... Abe Rankin  Earl Dwire ... Jim McCall  Chuck Morrison ......
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Topics: Public Domain, Historical, History, Shotgun, Gunfights, Gunslingers, Wild West, Cowboys, Gangs,...
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Early Harold Lloyd
Topics: Comedy, Silent Era
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Phineas Taylor "P. T." Barnum (July 5, 1810 – April 7, 1891) was an American showman and businessman remembered for promoting celebrated hoaxes and for founding the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Although Barnum was also an author, publisher, philanthropist, and for some time a politician, he said of himself, "I am a showman by profession...and all the gilding shall make nothing else of me", and his personal aim was "to put money in his own coffers". Barnum is...
Topics: Public Domain, P. T. Barnum, History, Historical Audio, Circus, FreakShows, Show Man, Entertainer,...
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Early short featuring Virginia Vance
Topics: Silent Era, Comedy, Slap stick
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Two rarely seen short cips of film with Mabel Normand
Topics: Mabel Normand, Film Clips, Rare Film, Silent Era
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The Lumière brothers, Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas (October 19, 1862 – April 10, 1954) and Louis Jean (October 5, 1864 – June 6, 1948)  were the first filmmakers in history. They patented the cinematograph, which in contrast to Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties. Their first film, Sortie de l'usine Lumière de Lyon, shot in 1894, is considered the first true motion picture. The Lumière brothers were born in Besançon, France to...
Topics: Public Domain, French Film, Cinema History, French Film History, Pioneer, French, French Pioneer,...
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early comedy
Topics: slapstick comedy, silent era
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Vladislav Starevich (August 8, 1882 – February 26, 1965), was a Russian and French stop-motion animator notable as the author of the first puppet-animated film (i.e. The Beautiful Lukanida (1912)). He also used insects and other animals as protagonists of his films. His name can also be spelled Starevitch, Starewich and Starewitch. Vladislav Starewicz was born in Moscow, Russia to Polish parents(father Aleksander Starewicz from Surviliškis near K?dainiai and mother Antonina Leg?cka from...
Topics: Public Domain, Polish Film, Cinema History, Russian Film History, Pioneer, Russian, Russian...
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The Lumière brothers, Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas (October 19, 1862 – April 10, 1954) and Louis Jean (October 5, 1864 – June 6, 1948)  were the first filmmakers in history. They patented the cinematograph, which in contrast to Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties. Their first film, Sortie de l'usine Lumière de Lyon, shot in 1894, is considered the first true motion picture. The Lumière brothers were born in Besançon, France to...
Topics: Public Domain, French Film, Cinema History, French Film History, Pioneer, French, French Pioneer,...
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Paul Laurence Dunbar (June 27, 1872 – February 9, 1906) was an African-American poet, novelist, and playwright of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Much of his popular work in his lifetime used a Negro dialect, which helped him become one of the first nationally-accepted African-American writers. Much of his writing, however, does not use dialect; these more traditional poems have become of greater interest to scholars. Dunbar was born in a home at 311 Howard Street in Dayton, Ohio on...
Topics: Public Domain, Librivox, audiobook, poems, poetry collections, Historical, History, Poets, Classic,...
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After numerous failed attempts to commit suicide, our hero runs into a lawyer who is looking for a stooge to stand in as a groom in order to secure an inheritance for his client.
Topics: Harold Lloyd, Slapstick, Silent Era, King Of Comedy
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Helen works at a train depot, gets involved with a federal investigation of counterfeiters. Another action packed adventure for our heroine, Helen Cast Helen Gibson ... Helen Robyn Adair ... 1st Detective  Clarence Burton ... 2nd Detective  Franklin Hall ... 1st Counterfeiter  George Robinson ... 2nd Counterfeiter  Glen Gano ... 3rd Counterfeiter  Directed by J. Gunnis Davis Written by Edward T. Matlack Produced by James Davis Details Country USA Release Date: January 22, 1916 Production...
Topics: Helen Gibson, Silent Era, Silent Film, Serial
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Étienne-Jules Marey (March 5, 1830 – May 21, 1904) was a French scientist, physiologist and chronophotographer. His work was significant in the development of cardiology, physical instrumentation, aviation, cinematography and the science of laboratory photography. He is widely considered to be a pioneer of photography and an influential pioneer of the history of cinema. He was also a pioneer in establishing a variety of graphical techniques for the display and interpretation of quantitative...
Topics: Public Domain, Laboratory Photography, British Film, Cinema History, British Film History, Pioneer,...
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Crossed Eyed Ben Turpin
Topics: silent era, comedy short
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Étienne-Jules Marey (March 5, 1830 – May 21, 1904) was a French scientist, physiologist and chronophotographer. His work was significant in the development of cardiology, physical instrumentation, aviation, cinematography and the science of laboratory photography. He is widely considered to be a pioneer of photography and an influential pioneer of the history of cinema. He was also a pioneer in establishing a variety of graphical techniques for the display and interpretation of quantitative...
Topics: Public Domain, Laboratory Photography, British Film, Cinema History, British Film History, Pioneer,...
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Film pioneering history
Topics: silent era, film history
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A street kid has dreams of becoming a jockey. He gets his chance when he and his gang discover a poor old man who has a championship race horse. Cast Bobby Jordan ... Danny Dolan Leo Gorcey ... Muggs Maloney Clarence Muse ... Ben Dave O'Brien ... Knuckles Dolan Joyce Bryant ... Louise Ernest Morrison ... Scruno  Milton Kibbee ... Mr. Wilkes David Gorcey ... Peewee Donald Haines ... Skinny Richard Terry ... Henchman Blackie  Wilbur Mack ... Nick Buffalo Hazel Keener ... Mrs. Wilkes Eugene...
Topics: Public Domain, Crime, Gangs, Murder, Killings, Guns, Police, Officers, Crooks, Gangsters, Henchmen,...