Archivi tag: silent film

Charlie’s Own Room

A Peep into the Private Office at the Chaplin Studio The four walls within which a man spends most of his time, which are witness of his mental struggles, victories and self-communings, are part of himself, and share something of … Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Cronologia 1919, Personaggi | Contrassegnato

The Hazards of Helen in Orient

I had not been in America fifteen minutes, after  four months in the Orient, before an interested producer asked me: “What is the status of the motion picture in Japan and China ?” “Charlie Chaplin is a big drawing-card in China,” I … Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Cronologia 1916, Film | Contrassegnato , | 1 commento

Ramon Novarro Looks Back

Novarro opens the book of his past. Here are strange revelations. It happened in an Automat restaurant in New York about thirteen years ago. The weather was cold and snow had recently fallen. ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all … Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Cronologia 1931, Personaggi | Contrassegnato

Rudy Valentino’s Artistic Soul

Star Declares Productions Do Not Live Up to His Ambitions — It Is Rumored However That Salary Is Big Issue in Present Difficulties NEW YORK, September 5. — Rodolph Valentino’s artistic soul has been jarred. The jolt, he declares, was … Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Cronologia 1922, Personaggi | Contrassegnato

How First Vitaphone Film Was Photographed

A. S. C. Member Has Soundproof Booth Built to Prevent Recording Studio Noises. Du Par adapts Camera for Vocal Reproduction Work; Storage Batteries Used for Lights. An interesting insight into the cinematographic difficulties which had to be conquered before the … Continua a leggere

Pubblicato in Cronologia 1926, Sound-on-film | Contrassegnato ,