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Huxters and Do-Gooders and the "Forbidden Fruit" Film Series

Have a peak behind the censored curtain, if you dare, with Dwain Esper's Marihuana and Narcotic, Crane Wilbur's Tomorrow's Children and Harry J. Revier's Child Bride. These exploitation films are certain to provoke.

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Slavery, Piracy, and Shirtless Men in Silent Film, 'Old Ironsides'

Kino Lorber's release of Old Ironsides offers derring-do with cannons firing and masts breaking off and hundreds of extras swarming all over each other's ships.

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Silent Film Sleuths Unearth Crusty Gems with 'Found at Mostly Lost, Vol. 2'

Sponsored by the Library of Congress, Mostly Lost is an annual film workshop in which unidentified or mis-titled silent films are screened to an audience of scholars and fans who try to figure out what they are. Sometimes they succeed.

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From Lois Weber to Louise Brooks: Eight Silent Film Sensations

Those of us who love silent cinema have much to rejoice about in this digital age, when both obscurities and celebrated classics arrive in new preservations and restorations, curated by scholars and fans who love the era.

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Presidential Campaign Posters: Two Hundred Years of Election Art

This gives us colorful time-stamps of the evolution in graphic design, photography, and changes in US election propaganda.

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