Sidney Franklin
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Hollywood's Silent Sister Act: A Tearjerking Tragedienne, a Sparkling Comedienne
5 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Mary Pickford was the biggest female star at the beginning of the '20s and Greta Garbo was the biggest at the finish, but in between there were none bigger than Norma and Constance Talmadge.

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'The Last of Mrs. Cheyney' and 'The Law and the Lady' Do a Disservice to Their Shared Source
16 Oct 2014 // 10:00 PM

The subgenre of fanciful thieves stealing from the rich has seen much better iterations than these three takes on Fredrick Lonsdale's play The Last of Mrs. Cheyney.

//Mixed media
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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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