Articles tagged lillian gish

13 Sep 2007 // 10:40 PM

True Heart Susie

Much of this film, especially the first reel, is based on a form of comedy that gently spoofs its own conventions while faithfully employing them.

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Part 1: Pure Classicism

In its infancy, the cinematic artform went through some formidable technological and stylistic changes. The ten DVDs discussed here highlight the very definition of the Golden Age of filmmaking.

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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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