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A Romance of Seville Blu-Ray

Featuring gorgeous cinematography from Claude Friese-Greene, this stirring drama of romance and derring-do features an early film role for debonair Egyptian-born actor Alexandre D'Arcy, playing opposite Russian-British star Marguerite Allan. Initially released as a silent film with Pathecolor sequences in May 1929, A Romance of Seville was re-released in July 1930 without the stencil colouring but with new titles and a soundtrack showca..

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A Woman Of Paris Blu-Ray

Marie was supposed to elope to Paris with her fiance Jean but the unexpected death of his father prevents him meeting her at the station and she ends up heading to the City of Light by herself. Once Jean finally makes it there he finds Marie in the arms of a rich and decadent playboy and events take a tragic turn. Highly accliamed by filmmakers from Lubitsch to Scorsese, this brilliant yet subtle Parisian fresco reveals the dramatic gen..

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A Woman Of Paris DVD

Marie was supposed to elope to Paris with her fiance Jean but the unexpected death of his father prevents him meeting her at the station and she ends up heading to the City of Light by herself. Once Jean finally makes it there he finds Marie in the arms of a rich and decadent playboy and events take a tragic turn. Highly accliamed by filmmakers from Lubitsch to Scorsese, this brilliant yet subtle Parisian fresco reveals the dramatic gen..

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Atoll K Blu-Ray + DVD

French-Italian comedy starring Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy as lords of their own South Seas kingdom. On their way to an inherited island, Stan and Ollie, along with refugee cook Antoine (Max Elloy) and bricklayer Giovanni (Adriano Rimoldi), are shipwrecked, washing ashore on a newly formed atoll. After leading an idyllic life, their fortunes soon change for the worse when uranium is discovered prompting an international scramble for th..

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Battleship Potemkin / Drifters Blu-Ray + DVD

In the 1920s and 1930s, Soviet propaganda films profoundly influenced the emerging luminaries of British documentary filmmaking. Sergei Eisenstein's groundbreaking Battleship Potemkin was not seen in the UK until the momentous London Film Society screening in 1929, where it was double-billed with John Grierson's Drifters. This new restoration of Battleship Potemkin is presented with the 1926 Edmund Meisel score, while the digitally rema..

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Battleship Potemkin DVD

In the 1920s and 1930s, Soviet propaganda films profoundly influenced the emerging luminaries of British documentary filmmaking. Sergei Eisenstein's groundbreaking Battleship Potemkin was not seen in the UK until the momentous London Film Society screening in 1929, where it was double-billed with John Grierson's Drifters. This new restoration of Battleship Potemkin is presented with the 1926 Edmund Meisel score. Also included amongst th..

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Buster Keaton - Sherlock Jr / The General / Steamboat Bill Jr Blu-Ray

Between 1920 and 1929, Buster Keaton created a peerlessrun of feature films that established him a "arguably the greatest actor-director in the history of the movies". Collected here are three key films from that era:Sherlock Jr., The General and Steamboat Bill, Jr. Together they represent a true master at his peak, and The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present all three films on Blu-ray from stunning 4K restorations. Sherlock..

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Buster Keaton - The Complete Short Films 1917-1923 Blu-Ray

Capturing Keaton's first steps in front of a camera this box set charts his early association with ex-Keystone Kop Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle through to starring in, headlining, and directing his own box office smash hits. Using Chaplin's old Hollywood studios in 1920, Keaton's sophisticated technical inventiveness coupled with his haunted-yet-handsome 'Stone Face' persona, created a succession of the most timeless, classic comedy shorts e..

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Buster Keaton - The Complete Short Films 1917-1923 DVD

Buster Keaton' (1895-1966) is oneof the greatestartists in cinema history. After a very early star in vaudeville with his parents (as The Human Mop), Keaton as old as the cinema when he began his career in film at the age of twenty-one with Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle. Burlesque yet sensitive, Keaton inspired European surrealists and created the funniest and most astonishing character of the silent era. His short films were whirlwinds of pr..

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Buster Keaton - The Navigator / Seven Chances / Battling Butler (With Booklet) Blu-Ray

Presented from stunning 4K restorations, The Masters of Cinema Series presents three films by the great Buster Keaton on Blu-ray. The Navigator (1924, dir. Buster Keaton & Donald Crisp) – Wealthy Rollo Treadway (Keaton) suddenly decides to propose to his neighbour across the street, Betsy O'Brien (Kathryn McGuire), and sends his servant to book passage for a honeymoon sea cruise to Honolulu. When Betsy rejects his sudden offer however,..

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Charlie Chaplin - Film Reel Collection DVD

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Charlie Chaplin - The Essanay Films Blu-Ray

Collection of classic comedies by the legendary entertainer Charlie Chaplin. Featuring a selection of comedies produced by the Essanay Studios of Chicago, Illinois in 1915 and 1916, the works include 'His New Job' in which he causes chaos at a film studio while filling in for an extra, 'The Champion' in which he gets caught up in the world of boxing, and 'The Tramp' which shows exploits of the eponymous character Chaplin would come to b..

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Charlie Chaplin - The Essanay Films DVD

Collection of classic comedies by the legendary entertainer Charlie Chaplin. Featuring a selection of comedies produced by the Essanay Studios of Chicago, Illinois in 1915 and 1916, the works include 'His New Job' in which he causes chaos at a film studio while filling in for an extra, 'The Champion' in which he gets caught up in the world of boxing, and 'The Tramp' which shows exploits of the eponymous character Chaplin would come to b..

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Charlie Chaplin - The Mutual Films Blu-Ray

Collection of 12 silent short films made by Charlie Chaplin during his partnership with Mutual Films. In 'The Floorwalker' (1916), Chaplin causes chaos in a department store and then runs into a thieving employee with whom he shares an uncanny resemblance. In 'The Fireman' (1916), a fire chief (Eric Campbell) is advised to ignore the burning house of a local (Lloyd Bacon) so he can collect the insurance money. But trouble ensues when an..

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Charlie Chaplin - The Mutual Films Collection DVD

Collection of 12 silent short films made by Charlie Chaplin during his partnership with Mutual Films. In 'The Floorwalker' (1916), Chaplin causes chaos in a department store and then runs into a thieving employee with whom he shares an uncanny resemblance. In 'The Fireman' (1916), a fire chief (Eric Campbell) is advised to ignore the burning house of a local (Lloyd Bacon) so he can collect the insurance money. But trouble ensues when an..

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Charlie Chaplin Collection - Volume 1 DVD

Tillies Punctured Romance: Charlies persuades wealthy farmer's daughter Tillie to elope with him but is really after her money, leaving her soon after they arrive in the city for his old girlfriend Mabel. Then Charlie reads that the dumped girl has inherited a sizeable fortune from her uncle. He returns to Tillie, persuades her to move into her uncle's villa and arranges for Mabel to get a job as a housemaid there. Unfortunately, the un..

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Charlie Chaplin Collection - Volume 5 DVD

The Immigrant: Would-be immigrant Charlie endures a torrid journey to the USA. When he wins a card game he tries to help a robbery victim by putting some of the money in her bag, but on retrieving a little for himself is accused of being a thief.The Tramp: Tramp Charlie rescues a farmer's daughter from the unwelcome attentions of a hobo and also deals with two other hobos who arrive looking for trouble. Charlie is taken home in grati..

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Charlie Chaplin Collection - Volume 6 DVD

The Knockout: A starring vehicle for Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, who challenges a champion to a boxing match in order to impress a girl, with Charlie Chaplin as the luckless referee. The Fireman: Charlie is an incompetent fireman who does everything wrong. His foreman is persuaded to ignore a fire as the owner wants the insurance money, unaware that his girl is upstairs in the house. The Cure: Charlie checks into a health spa in an attempt..

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Complete Fritz Lang Mabuse Box Set DVD

From the early stages of his career across five decades to his final film, Fritz Lang built a trilogy of paranoiac thrillers focused on an entity who began as a criminal mastermind, and progressed into something more amorphous: fear itself, embodied only by a name Dr. Mabuse. For the first time on home video, all three of Fritz Lang's Mabuse films have been collected for one package, in their complete and restored forms. 1: Dr. Mabuse, ..

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Cottage On Dartmoor DVD

This influential silent film from 1929 tells the story of Joe (Uno Henning), a barber's assistant who becomes infatuated with Sally (Norah Baring), the manicurist who works beside him. The film opens with Joe's escape from Dartmoor prison and uses flashback scenes to show how he ended up there...

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Das Cabinet Des - Dr Caligari (Aka The Cabinet Of Dr Caligari) Blu-Ray + DVD

One of the most iconic masterpieces in cinema history, Robert Wiene's Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.) shook filmgoers worldwide and changed the direction of the art form. Now presented in a definitive restoration, the film’s chilling, radically expressionist vision is set to grip viewers again. At a local carnival in a small German town, hypnotist Dr. Caligari presents the somnambulist Cesare, who can purport..

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Der Golem Blu-Ray

An iconic early horror masterpiece, Der Golem was Paul Wegener’s third attempt at adapting the Golem character for the big screen. Starring and co-directing with Carl Boese, Wegener crafted one of silent cinema’s most enduring masterpieces. In the Jewish ghetto in 16th century Prague, Rabbi Low (Albert Streinruck, Asphalt) creates a forbidding clay Golem (played by director Paul Wegener) to protect his people from the tyrannical Empe..

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Der Golem DVD

In the Jewish ghetto in 16th century Prague, the community leader and astrologer Rabbi Low (Albert Streinruck) foresees doom for his people written in the stars. A short time later, the Emperor Luhois (Otto Gebuhr) issues an expulsion order to the people, Low creates a forbidding clay golem (Paul Wegener) that he brings to life with the assistance of a demon spirit and an amulet placed in the centre of the creature's chest, Subsequently..

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Der Mude Tod (Aka Destiny) Blu-Ray + DVD

Before directing numerous genre defining masterpieces such as Metropolis, M, and Spione, Fritz Lang was already defying cinematic conventions with Der mude Tod (literally, The Weary Death). A young woman (Lil Dagover) confronts the personification of Death (Bernhard Goetzke), in an effort to save the life of her fiance (Walter Janssen). Death weaves three romantic tragedies and offers to unite the girl with her lover, if she can prevent..

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Diary Of A Lost Girl Blu-Ray + DVD

A masterwork of the German silent cinema whose reputation has only increased over time, Diary of a Lost Girl (Tagebuch einer Verlorenen) traces the journey of a young woman from the pit of despair to the moment of personal awakening. Directed with virtuoso flair by the great G. W. Pabst, Diary of a Lost Girl represents the final pairing of the filmmaker with screen icon Louise Brooks, mere months after their first collaboration in the n..

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Die Nibelungen Blu-Ray

Perhaps the most stately of Fritz Lang's two-part epics, the five-hour Die Nibelungen (The Nibelungen) is a courageous and hallucinatory work, a film in which every single shot might alone endure as an exemplar of visual art. Its extraordinary set-pieces, archetypal themes, and unrestrained ambition have proved an inspiration for nearly every fantasy cycle that has emerged on-screen since - from Star Wars to The Lord of the Rings. In Pa..

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Die Nibelungen DVD

Perhaps the most stately of Fritz Lang's two-part epics, the five-hour Die Nibelungen (The Nibelungen) is a courageous and hallucinatory work, a film in which every single shot might alone endure as an exemplar of visual art. Its extraordinary set-pieces, archetypal themes, and unrestrained ambition have proved an inspiration for nearly every fantasy cycle that has emerged on-screen since - from Star Wars to The Lord of the Rings. In Pa..

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Dr Mabuse Der Spieler Blu-Ray

One of the legendary epics of the silent cinema - and the first part of a trilogy that Fritz Lang developed up to the very end of his career - Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler. (Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler) is a masterpiece of conspiracy that, even as it precedes the mind-blowing Spione from the close of Lang's silent cycle, constructs its own dark labyrinth from the base materials of human fear and paranoia. Rudolf Klein-Rogge plays Dr. Mabuse, the..

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Early Murnau - Schloß Vogelöd / Phantom / Die Finanzen des Großherzogs / Der Letzte Mann / Tartuffe Blu-Ray

One of the most influential and revered figures in all of cinema, Friedrich Wilheim Murnau came to prominence in the first half of the 1920s with a diverse string of productions ranging from buoyant satire to swirling psychological drama. Five key works are presented here: Schlob Vogelod, Phantom, Die Finanzen des Grobherzogs (The Grand Duke's Finances), Der Letzte Mann (The Last Laugh) and Tartuffe. In the sinister mystery Schlob Vogel..

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Electric Edwardians - Films Of Mitchell & Kenyon DVD

Further archive footage, recently discovered, shot by the Edwardian documentary film-makers Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon. Selected from a total of 28 hours of material, this compilation is grouped into five sections: 'Youth and Education'; 'The Anglo-Boer War'; 'Workers'; 'High Days and Holidays' and 'People and Places'. It includes footage of ordinary people going about their everyday business, from the factory gates to football mat..

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Faust Blu-Ray + DVD

Murnau's last German film features astonishing photography, magnificent art direction, and special effects which retain the power to amaze. Freed from the constraints of psychological narrative, Murnau's mastery of cinematic technique places Faust, eine deutsche Volkssage (Faust: A German Folktale) at the pinnacle of the silent era, its barrage of visceral and apocryphal imagery contrasting with the simplicity and directness of its spir..

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Intolerance - Loves Struggle Throughout The Ages Blu-Ray

A fter shaking the world with his hugely controversial epic The Birth of a Nation, pioneer filmmaker D. W. Griffith spared no expense in putting together his next project: a powerful examination of intolerance as it has persisted throughout civilisation, set across four parallel storylines that span 2500 years. There is the Babylonian story, depicting nothing less than the fall of Babylon; the Judean story, which revolves around the cru..

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Laurel & Hardy - The Collection (21 Discs) DVD

Collection of films starring Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. The films are: 'A Chump at Oxford' (1940), 'From Soup to Nuts' (1928), 'Another Fine Mess' (1930), 'County Hospital' (1932), 'Them Thar Hills' (1934), 'Tit for Tat' (1935), 'Perfect Day' (1929), 'They Go Boom!' (1929), 'Leave 'Em Laughing' (1928), 'Way Out West' (1937), 'One Good Turn' (1931), 'Thicker Than Water' (1935), 'Beau Hunks' (1931), 'Our Wife' (1931), 'Helpmates' (1932..

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Laurel & Hardy Collection - Volume 1 (5 Films) DVD

Hustling for Health (1919): Stan’s holiday plans go awry when he misses his train and accepts an invitation to stay with a complete stranger. The Paper Hanger's Helper (1920): The paper hanger (Oliver Hardy) and his assistant answer an urgent call from a mental hospital. A Lucky Dog (1921): The very first pairing of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy on screen, with Oliver playing a crook who tries to rob Stan. The Soilers (1923): A parody of..

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Laurel & Hardy Collection - Volume 3 (4 Films) DVD

Yes Yes Nanette: Newley married Nanette takes her husband home to introduce him to the family. Stars Oliver Hardy and directed by Stan Laurel. West Of Hot Dog: Stan gets robbed by highwaymen on his way to collect an inheritance. Hop To It Bell Hop: Prior to his teaming with Stan Laurel and their elevation to international stardom Oliver Hardy was partnered with Bobby Ray. Crazy Like a Fox: Two rich families arrange for their children to..

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Lost World Of Mitchell And Kenyon DVD

Recently discovered archive documentary footage, filmed by Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon between 1910 and 1913. Fully restored by the British Film Institute, this footage is a fascinating archive record of a vanished time. Over three episodes Kenyon and Mitchell reveal the ordinary worker enjoying a new growth in leisure time, focusing on the rise of professional football teams like Manchester United, and the changing social environme..

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Lubitsch In Berlin - Fairy Tales Melodramas And Sex Comedies Blu-Ray

Before he arrived in Hollywood to leave his indelible (and inimitable) mark on timeless comedies like Trouble in Paradise and The Shop Around The Corner, Ernst Lubitsch created an expansive body of work in Germany that proved to be as varied in tone as it was sophisticated in its measure of man and woman. This set collects six restored works from the silent phase of Lubitsch's career, and casts new light on the director both as a fully-..

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Lubitsch In Berlin - Fairy Tales Melodramas And Sex Comedies DVD

Before he arrived in Hollywood to leave his indelible (and inimitable) mark on timeless comedies like Trouble in Paradise and The Shop Around the Corner, Ernst Lubitsch created an expansive body of work in Germany that proved to be as varied in its tone as it was sophisticated in its measure of man and woman. This box set collects six recently restored works from the silent phase of Lubitsch's career, and casts new light on the director..

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Mad Love DVD

Three short films by Evgenii Bauer, one of pre-Soviet Russia's most significant film pioneers. 'Twilight of a Woman's Soul' (1913) demonstrates the director's instinctive mastery of depth composition and his use of elaborate décor. 'After Death' (1915), adapted from Turgenev's 'Klara Milich', concerns the hold the dead can have over the living. 'The Dying Swan' (1916) tells the story of an artist struggling to paint a picture of death...

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Madamme Dubarry Blu-Ray + DVD

Before Ernst Lubitsch created his eminently sophisticated Hollywood sex comedies, he was at work in Germany perfecting his earliest entries into the genre, alongside sweeping ironic dramas based on historical events and often set in exotic locales. One of his earliest successes merged elements of both modes: Madame DuBarry. A recounting a la Lubitsch of the torrid affair between the title character (Pola Negri) and France's King Louis X..

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Make More Noise - Suffragettes In Silent Film DVD

Silent documentary about the British suffragette movement. The film follows the fearless women that fought for female suffrage during the first 15 years of the 20th century, using archive footage and newsreels from the time. As their formation coincided with the birth of modern cinema, the pioneering suffragettes also promoted their cause in silent comedies, many of which are showcased in this documentary from the BFI National Archive...

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Man With A Movie Camera Blu-Ray

Voted the greatest documentary of all time in the 2014 Sight & Sound poll; Vertov's groundbreaking Man with a Movie Camera uses an array of dazzling cinematic techniques to record the people of the city at work and at play, and the machines that keep the city going. Presented with Michael Nyman's celebrated score, this classic film is accompanied by an exciting selection of new extras, including Vertov's Three Songs of Lenin and two of ..

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Man With A Movie Camera Blu-Ray

Voted one of the ten best films ever made in the Sight & Sound 2012 poll, and the best documentary ever in a subsequent poll in 2014, Man With A Movie Camera (Chelovek s kinoapparatom) stands as one of cinema's most essential documents - a dazzling exploration of the possibilities of image-making as related to the everyday world around us. The culmination of a decade of experiments to render "the chaos of visual phenomena filling the un..

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Man With A Movie Camera DVD

Man With a Movie Camera is an extraordinary piece of filmmaking, a montage of urban Russian life showing the people of the city at work and at play, and the machines that keep the city going. It was Vertov's first full-length film, and he used all the cinematic techniques at his disposal - dissolves, split screen, slow motion and freeze-frames - to produce a work that is exhilarating and intellectually brilliant. This special edition DV..

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Man With A Movie Camera DVD

Dziga Vertov's groundbreaking film accompanied by a new, specially-written score by composer Michael Nyman. Vertov's film is widely acknowledged as one of the landmark achievements of early modern cinema; its use of such radical effects as dissolves, split screens, slow motion, superimpositions and freeze frames have made for one of the most enduring representations of early 20th century city life...

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Master Of House DVD

Victor Fransden (Johannes Meyer) is a businessman who takes out all his frustrations on his wife, Ida (Astrid Holm), and family. Ida accepts Victor's abuse and fault-finding until one day Victor's former nanny (Mathilde Nielsen) decides that she cannot bear to watch any more. She persuades Ida to leave Victor, and forces the erring husband to undertake all the household chores himself in an attempt to make him see the error of his ways...

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Metropolis (Reconstructed & Restored) Blu-Ray

One of the biggest film events of the century, a “Holy Grail” among film finds, Fritz Lang’s 1927 sci-fi epic can finally be seen — for the first time in 83 years — as the director originally intended and as seen by German cinema-goers in 1927. Shortly after that 1927 release, an entire quarter of Lang’s original version was cut by Paramount for the US release, and by Ufa in Germany, an act of butchery very much against the director’s w..

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Metropolis (Reconstructed & Restored) DVD

One of the biggest film events of the century, a “Holy Grail” among film finds, Fritz Lang’s 1927 sci-fi epic can finally be seen – for the first time in 83 years – as the director originally intended and as seen by German cinema-goers in 1927. Shortly after that 1927 release, an entire quarter of Lang's original version was cut by Paramount for the US release, and by Ufa in Germany, an act of butchery very much against the director's w..

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Mitchell And Kenyon - Edwardian Sports DVD

Over a century ago, filmmakers Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon roamed the British Isles filming the everyday lives of people at work and play. discovery of recent times. This title offers an opportunity to see and learn about sporting action at the turn of the century. A selection of sporting highlights from the Mitchell & Kenyon Collection, it brings together some of the earliest surviving films (1901-7) featuring the titans of profess..

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Mitchell And Kenyon - In Ireland DVD

Over a century ago, filmmakers Sagar Mitchell and James Kenyon roamed the British Isles filming the everyday lives of people at work and play. This programme is a unique and vivid record of Ireland at the start of the twentieth century. The Mitchell & Kenyon Collection contains some twenty-six films made in Ireland between May 1901 and December 1902 in association with three travelling film exhibitors - the North American Animated Photo..

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Nosferatu Blu-Ray

An iconic film of the German expressionist cinema, and one of the most famous of all silent movies, F.W. Murnau’s Nosferatu. A Symphony of Horror continues to haunt - and, indeed, terrify - modern audiences with the unshakable power of its images. By teasing a host of occult atmospherics out of dilapidated set-pieces and innocuous real-world locations alike, Murnau captured on celluloid the deeply-rooted elements of a waking nightmare, ..

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Nosferatu Blu-Ray

F W Murnau's horror classic was the first screen adaption of Bram Stoker's Dracula. As potent and disturbing now as ever, it paved the way for the future of gothic cinema. Max Schreck's Count Orlok - bald, bat-eared and rabbit-toothed - is at one terrifying and pitiable. His need for blood, for living warmth, is palpable to the point of agony. Featuring some of the most iconic images in cinema, Murnau's interpretation of this great vamp..

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Nosferatu DVD

Nosferatu is the original Dracula movie - and still, after eighty years, the scariest. When Bram stoker's widow refused to grant Murnau the rights to Dracula, Murnau and his screenwriter Henrik Galeen simply changed the characters' names and went ahead with the film, creating one of the greatest horror movies, not just of the silent screen, but of all time. Munrau's visionary direction and the chilling performance of Max Schreck in the ..

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Ozu - The Gangster Films DVD

Collection of three silents films directed by Yasujirô Ozu. In 'Walk Cheerfully' (1930) a thief attempts to reform for the sake of the woman he loves. In 'That Night's Wife' (1930) a father becomes a criminal in order to afford his sick daughter's medical treatment. In 'Dragnet Girl' (1933) a typist re-evaluates her life when her gangster boyfriend becomes acquainted with another woman...

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Phantom Of The Opera Blu-Ray

Directed by Rupert Julian, and based on a novel by Gaston Leroux, classic horror masterpiece The Phantom of the Opera stars Lon Chaney, in one of his most grotesque performances as the crazed man without a face, who lives in the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera, and falls in love with the voice of a young opera singer. Infatuated, he kidnaps her, dragging her to the depths below where she will sing only for him. This 2-disc Ultimate Ed..

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Piccadilly DVD

One of the pinnacles of British silent cinema, Piccadilly is a sumptuous showbusiness melodrama seething with sexual and racial tension. Chinese-American screen goddess Anna May Wong stars as Shosho, a scullery maid in a fashionable London nightclub whose sensuous tabletop dance catches the eye of suave club owner Valentine Wilmot. With her exotic dance routines she rises to become the toast of London and the object of Wilmot's erotic o..

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R W Paul - Collected Films 1895-1908 DVD

The Collected Films 1895 - 1908 Robert W Paul is justly celebrated as the leading pioneer of British film and one of the founders of world cinema. Paul produced what is arguably the first British narrative film A Soldier's Courtship (1896, now lost), and in 1898 became the first person to edit two scenes together in Come Along, Do!. With the help of former magician Walter Booth, he created elaborate fantasies in the mould of George Méli..

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Safety Last! Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

Harold sets out to the Big City to make his fortune, finding a lowly job in a department store. When his girlfriend makes an unexpected visit, he pretends to be the shop manager in order to impress her, leading to a number of comic complications. Also includes excerpts from 'Hot Water'...

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Secrets Of Nature DVD

The natural world has always inspired fascination. Secrets of Nature, a pioneering series exploring animal, plant and insect life, made wondrous worlds and natural processes visible for the first time: sweet peas unfurl in the sunlight, white owls swoop in on their prey, sea life lurks on the ocean floor and moths patiently spin their cocoons. These films, made by enterprising men and women at the forefront of science and nature filmmak..

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Shooting Stars Blu-Ray + DVD

A must-see for silent-cinema fans, Shooting Stars is the brilliant and assured debut from British filmmaking legend Anthony Asquith (who oversaw the production, despite the directing credit going to A V Bramble). Offering a fascinating insight into the workings of a 1920s London film studio, and boasting a boldly expressionist shooting style, dramatic lighting and great performances from its leads (Anette Benson, Brian Aherne and Donald..

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Silent Britain DVD

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Silent Ozu Films DVD

Collection of four silent comedies from Japanese director Yasujirô Ozu. 'Days of Youth' (1929), Ozu's earliest surviving feature, follows a love triangle between two college friends (Ichirô Yuki and Tatsuo Saitô) as they both try to win the affections of a girl (Junko Matsui) they meet on a skiing holiday. In 'I Flunked, But...' (1930) a student (Saitô) does anything he can to get out of doing revision. In 'The Lady and the Beard' (1931..

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Silent Shakespeare DVD

Seven short films, taken from the National Film and Television Archive Collection, which provide the first attempts to bring Shakespeare to the big screen. The earliest film is 'King John' (1899), made by the great actor-manager Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree as a promo for his stage version of the same play. Also featured are 'The Tempest' (1908), 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' (1909), 'King Lear' (1910), 'Twelfth Night' (1910), 'The Merchant ..

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South DVD

Photographed by Frank Hurley, South is the film record of Sir Ernest Shackleton's heroic but ill-starred attempt to cross Antarctica in 1914-16. It is both a unique historical document, and a tribute to the indomitable courage of a small party of men who set out on a voyage of discovery that turned into an epic struggle for survival. This restored version of the film has been constructed by the National Film and Television Archive from ..

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Speedy - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

Speedy was the last silent feature to star Harold Lloyd-and one of his very best. The slapstick legend reprises his "Glasses Character," this time as a good-natured but scatterbrained New Yorker who can't keep a job. He finally finds his true calling when he becomes determined to help save the City's last horse-drawn streetcar, which is operated by his sweetheart's crusty grandfather. From its joyous visit to Coney Island to its incredi..

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Spione (Aka Spies) Blu-Ray + DVD

Fritz Lang's penultimate silent film, Spione (Spies) is a flawlessly constructed labyrinthine spy thriller. Hugely influential, Lang's famous passion for meticulous detail combines with masterful story-telling and editing skills to form a relentless tale of intrigue, espionage, and blackmail. An international spy ring, headed by Haghi (Rudolf Klein-Rogge), uses technology, threats and murder to obtain government secrets. As master spy, ..

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Steel - A Century Of Steelmaking On Film DVD

Collection of 23 documentaries, animations and short films from the 20th century which illustrate the history of Britain's steel industry. A major factor in the Second Industrial Revolution, the industry employed hundreds of thousands of people and its influence can still be seen around the country today. The collection features shots of the building of the New Tyne Bridge in 1928 and the short documentary 'Steel' (1945)...

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Straight Shooting / Hell Bent Limited Edition (With Slipcase + Booklet) Blu-Ray Pre-Order

Straight Shooting / Hell Bent Limited Edition (With Slipcase + Booklet) Blu-Ray

Eureka Entertainment to release STRAIGHT SHOOTING & HELL BENT: TWO FILMS BY JOHN FORD, two early films from the greatest Western director of all time, on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK as part of The Masters of Cinema Series from 19 April 2021. Both features presented on Blu-ray from 4K restorations with a Limited-Edition O-Card Slipcase (First Print Run of 2000 copies) and reversible sleeve artwork. The Masters of Cinema Series..

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Sunrise Blu-Ray + DVD

This new edition of Sunrise (for the first time anywhere in the world on Blu-ray) contains two versions of the film: the previously released Movietone version and an alternate silent version of the film, recently discovered in the Czech Republic, of a higher visual quality than any other known source. The culmination of one of the greatest careers in film history, F.W. Murnau’s Sunrise blends a story of fable-like simplicity with unpara..

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Tartuffe DVD

F. W. Murnau Made This Film Adaptation Of Moliere's satire for UFA in 1925 and it was released in 1926, prior to Faust. By presenting the play as a film-within-a-film, Murnau takes the opportunity to place the material in a contemporary setting, sandwiched inside a morality lesson about greed and hypocrisy. A devious housekeeper convinces her master to cut his worthy grandson out of his will and to leave the riches to her instead. The g..

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The Adventures Of Prince Achmed Blu-Ray + DVD Out of Stock

The Adventures Of Prince Achmed Blu-Ray + DVD

Lotte Reiniger's beautiful silhouette animation brings to life magical tales from the Arabian Nights. Handsome young prince Achmed plunges into a series of exciting escapades that take him from Baghdad to China via the enchanted land of Wak-Wak. Demons, witches and princesses move through intricate and colourful worlds in this exquisite and influential film, which is presented here with a choice of soundtracks and a selection of rarely ..

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The Battles Of Coronel And Falkland Islands Blu-Ray

This dramatic reconstruction of two decisive naval battles from the Great War is one of the finest films of the British silent era. The Battle of Coronel, off the coast of Chile, was a triumph for German Admiral von Spee and the first defeat of the British navy for a hundred years, The retaliatory strike was instigated six weeks later by Admiral Fisher, who sent two large battlecruisers, HMS Invincible and HMS Inflexible, to the South A..

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The Battles Of Coronel And Falkland Islands DVD

Dramatic reconstruction of two key naval battles fought in the early days of the First World War. During the Battle of Coronel in November 1914, gunfire between the two nations resulted in the Germans sinking two British ships, HMS Monmouth and HMS Good Hope, causing the fatalities of 1600 sailors. To enact their revenge, a month later Britain sent two battle cruisers, Inflexible and Invincible, to engage the Geman fleet in the Battle o..

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The Birth Of A Nation - Centenary Edition Blu-Ray

D.W. Griffith co-writes and directs this epic and controversial account of the American Civil War and its aftermath. It tells the story of two families, the pro-Union Stonemans from the North and the pro-Confederacy Camerons from the South, and the way in which they are both caught up in the turmoil which befalls a sleepy Deep South town when Northern Abolitionists threaten to outlaw the slave trade which has existed there for years. Th..

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The Birth Of A Nation Blu-Ray

One of the most artistically significant and controversial motion pictures ever made, D.W. Griffith’s silent epic The Birth Of A Nation was a massive commercial success at the time of its release, owing to its dynamic storytelling and its breakthrough developments in cinema language that have become common traits of practically every film that has since followed. However, the picture’s legacy is one that continues to elicit outrage over..

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The Birth Of A Nation DVD

One of the most artistically significant and controversial motion pictures ever made, D. W. Griffith's silent epic The Birth of a Nation was a massive commercial success at the time of its release, owing to its dynamic storytelling and its breakthrough developments in cinema language that have become common traits of practically every film that has since followed. However, the picture's legacy is one that continues to elicit outrage ove..

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The Cameraman - Criterion Collection Blu-Ray

Silent comedy starring Buster Keaton. When tintype portrait photographer Buster (Keaton) develops a crush on secretary Sally (Marceline Day) who works for MGM, he changes his career path in order to be closer to her...

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The Carl Theodor Dreyer Movie Collection (4 Films) DVD

Collection of films directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer. In 'Day of Wrath' (1943), set in 17th-century Denmark, elderly pastor Absalon Pedersson (Thorkild Roose) is cursed at the stake by a peasant woman (Anna Svierkier) whom he has tortured into a confession of witchcraft. Soon after, Absalon's young wife Anne (Lisbeth Movin) begins an affair with his son Martin (Preben Ledorff Rye). When Anne tells Absalon of her love for Martin, the old ..

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The Chaplin Revue DVD

The Chaplin Revue consists of three highly acclaimed short silent comedied featuring Chaplin's famous trademark character, the Little Tramp. A Dog's Life (1918), Shoulder Arms (1918), The Pilgrim (1923).Special Features Introduction By David Robinson, How To Make Moves, Short Films The Bond And A Day's Pleasure, Unfinished Short Film Starring Harry Lauder, Deleted Scene From Shoulder Arms, Gallery Of Pictures And Posters, Trailers..

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The Charlie Chaplin Collection (11 Films) Blu-Ray

The Kid (1921): Chaplin's first feature length film introduced many to the iconic character of the Little Tramp as he endures a life of hard knocks withis trusty sidekick, the Kid. A Woman In Paris (1923): Marie and her fiance, Jean, were supposed to elope to Paris but she ends up heading to the City of Light by herself. Once Jean finally makes it he finds Marie in the arms of a rich playboy. The Gold Rush (1942): The Little Tramp retur..

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The Charlie Chaplin Collection (11 Films) DVD

The Kid (1921): Chaplin's first feature length film introduced many to the iconic character of the Little Tramp as he endures a life of hard knocks with his truly sidekick, the Kid. A Woman Of paris (1923): Marie and her fiance, Jean, were supposed to elope to Paris but she ends up heading to the City of Light by herself. Once Jean finally makes it he finds Marie in the arms of a rich playboy. The Gold Rush (1942): The Little Tramp retu..

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The Circus DVD

The Little Tramp is hired by a circus and soon becomes the main attraction when his comedic blunders drive the crowd wild. Yet he himself is unaware of this newly acquired eminence due to his tunnel vision of love for the ringmaster’s daughter. The Circus features one of the most memorable appearances by the Little Tramp where Chaplin delivers a whirlwind of visual gags that are quite literally show stopping.Special Features Chaplin T..

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The Cocoanuts & Animal Crackers Blu-Ray

The Marx Brothers - Chico, Groucho, Harpo and Zeppo - are one of the cornerstones of American comedy. Starting out in vaudeville, they conquered Broadway and the big screen in their own inimitable style, at once innovative, irreverent, anarchic, physical, musical, ludicrous and hilarious. In their first film at Paramount, The Cocoanuts, the Brothers kicked off what would become a career of slapstick masterpieces as our lovable quartet t..

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The Epic Of Everest Blu-Ray + DVD

When George Mallory and Sandy Irvine set out to reach the summit of Everest in 1924 they came closer than any previous attempt. Inspired by the work of Herbert Ponting (The Great White Silence) Captain Noel filmed in the harshest of conditions, with specially adapted equipment, to capture the drama of the fateful expedition. But it is the brooding presence of the mountain itself that is the heart of Noel's film, and his photography capt..

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The Fairytales - Early Colour Stencil Films From Pathe DVD

Collection of French fairy films made by Pathé between 1901 and 1908. The hand-coloured moving images feature a host of tricks with mythical and supernatural beings and dancing girls at the centre of the stories. The films have been set to new music, scored by musicians such as Chris Watson, BJ Nilsen, Hildur Gudnadottir and Christian Fennesz. The collection comprises: 'Drama at the Bottom of the Sea' (1901), 'The Seven Castles of the D..

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The Flying Scotsman DVD

Arguably the first full length British Film to use sound, The Flying Scotsman features daredevil stunts performed on the real eponymous locomotive (that serviced the London to Edinburgh route), and the screen debut of Ray Milland (The Lost Weekend, Dial M For Murder, Markham). The day before his retirement an old engine-driver Bob (Moore Marriott) is forced to report his stoker, Crow (Alec Hurley), for drunkenness. Crow is fired and veh..

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The Gold Rush DVD

The Gold Rush saw the highly anticipated return of the Little Tramp to the silver screen as he seeks his fortune in the hidden gold mines of Klondike. This logical ambition quickly becomes surreal, however, when another prospector, just as famished as he, begins mistaking the Little Tramp. In this world where shoelaces become spaghetti and bread rolls become ballet shoes, Chaplin, the lachemist, turns gold in to visual poerty.Special ..

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The Great White Silence / The Epic Of Everest Blu-Ray + DVD

This limited edition box set contains DVD and Blu-ray versions of two of the most breathtaking and awe-inspiring documentaries ever made. Herbert Ponting's The Great White Silence is the official record of Captain Scott's heroic journey to the South Pole, and Captain John Noel's The Epic of Everest is the official record of Mallory and Irvine's fateful 1924 expedition. Capturing vast and extreme landscapes, the beauty and savagery of na..

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The Great White Silence Blu-Ray + DVD

Herbert Ponting's official record of Captain Scott's legendary expedition to the South Pole, restored by the BFI and featuring a new musical score by Simon Fisher Turner, captures in breathtaking detail the alien beauty of the landscape, and ensured that the heroism involved would never be forgotten. The BFI National Archive - custodian of the expedition negatives - created this award-winning restoration using the latest photochemical a..

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The Hands Of Orlac (With Slipcase + Booklet) Limited Edition Blu-Ray Pre-Order Coming Soon

The Hands Of Orlac (With Slipcase + Booklet) Limited Edition Blu-Ray

Eureka Entertainment to release THE HANDS OF ORLAC, Robert Wiene’s triumphant work of sinister German Expressionism starring Conrad Veidt, on Blu-ray for the first time on home video in the UK as part of The Masters of Cinema Series from 14 June 2021. The first print run of 2000 copies will feature a Limited-Edition O-card Slipcase. Reuniting the star and director of Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari, The Hands of Orlac [Orlac’s Hände] is ..

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The Holy Mountain Blu-Ray

German filmmaker Arnold Fanck made this beautifully photographed Bergfilm, or ‘mountain film’, in 1926. Written in three days and nights – especially for Leni Riefenstahl – The Holy Mountain took over a year to film in the Alps with an entourage of expert skiers and climbers. Ostensibly a love triangle romance – between Riefenstahl’s young dancer and the two explorers she encounters – Fanck relishes the glorious Alpine landscape by film..

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The Iron Mask DVD

Based on the story of The Man In The Iron Mask by Alexandre Dumas, where the man in the mask is the twin brother of Louis XIV, this was Douglas Fairbanks last silent film, although subsequent reissues have featured narration by Douglas Fairbanks Jr...

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The Jazz Singer DVD

Commemorative 80th Anniversary Edition of a Legendary Landmark in Movie History!Special Features New Digital Transfer And Immaculately Refurbished Soundtrack From Restored Picture Elements And Original Vitaphone-Sound-On-Disc Recordings, Commentary By Ron Hutchison, Founder Of The Vitaphone Projects And Nighthawks Bandleader Vince Giordano, Vintage Al Jolson Shorts, Radio Show Adaptation And Movie Trailer Gallery, Classic Homage Carto..

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The Jazz Singer Steelbook Blu-Ray

You ain't heard or seen nothing like this! When The Jazz Singer was released in theatres, the future of Hollywood changed. For the first time in a feature film, an actor spoke on screen, stunning audiences and leaving the silent era behind. Al Jolson was the history-making actor, playing the son of a Jewish cantor who must defy his rabbi father in order to pursue his dream of being in show business. Now remastered and restored for hi-de..

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The Kid Blu-Ray

A small child is infuriating the locals by maliciously throwing rocks through their windows. However, just in the nick of time, a charismatic man always seems to show up offering his glass replacement service. This is the kind of swindling that the Little Tramp and his trusty sidekick, the Kid, survive on. In his feature film directing debut, Charlie Chaplin changed the face of cinematic comedy by not only delivering chortles by the buc..

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The Kid DVD

This tear-jerking classic was Chaplin's first feature, and launched the 'kid' of the title, Jackie Coogan, into child stardom. Chaplin plays a tramp who raises an abandoned child among the slums, always fighting the police and other agencies who want to take the boy into care...

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The Last Command Blu-Ray + DVD

Emil Jannings stars in the film which won the first ever Academy Award for best Actor for his role in this stunning early masterpiece from director Josef von Sternberg (The Blue Angel). An exiled Russian general turned Hollywood extra (Emil Jannings, in an incredibly passionate performance) is chosen by a former adversary (William Powell) to play a role that resembles his former self and gradually loses his grip on reality. Equally a sh..

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