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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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Asphalt DVD

One of the last great German Expressionist films of the silent era, Joe May's Asphalt is a love story set in the traffic-strewn Berlin of the late 1920s. Starring the delectable Betty Amann in her most famous leading role, Asphalt is a luxuriously produced Ufa classic of Weimar cinema. A well-dressed lady thief (Betty Amann) steals a precious stone from a jewellery shop. She tries to seduce the policeman (Gustav Frohlich) who arrests he..

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Battleship Potemkin DVD

Planned by the Soviet Central Committee to coincide with the celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the unsuccessful 1905 Russian Revolution, this film was developed by the 27 year-old Sergei Eisenstein from less than one page of script from a planned eight-part epic that was intended to chronicle a large number of revolutionary actions. Starting with the Potemkin's crew's refusal to eat maggot-infested meat, the mutiny develops and t..

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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 - 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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Charlie Chaplin - Film Reel Collection DVD

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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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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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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 DVD

Paul Wegener's landmark gothic horror film was first released in 1914, before being substantially reworked for a reissue six years later. The Golem, a clay hulk brought to life by a magic scroll implanted in his chest, saves the Jews from Rudolf II in 16th Century Prague. Reverting to his inanimate form, the golem is given the gift of life once more by a Rabbi's assistant who wants him to kidnap the beautiful Miriam...

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Der Golem Limited Edition 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 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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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

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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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Laurel & Hardy Collection - Volume 4 (6 Films) DVD

Fluttering Hearts: A young woman races off to a store sale, pursued by a motorcycle policeman. Oliver Hardy stars as Big Bill, a man who can make or break her father. Crazy To Act: Film producer Gordon Bagley wants to marry the female star of his latest production, whilst she is in love with her co-star. Enough To Do: The bridge constructors' chef not only has to cook the meal, he has to collect the food as well. Starring Oliver Hardy, ..

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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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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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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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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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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 DVD

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 nigh..

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Osamu Tezukas Metropolis - Limited Edition Blu-Ray + DVD

Based on the classic comic created by revered manga artist and animator Osamu Tezuka (Astroboy), and written by anime legend Katsuhrio Otomo (Akira) and directed by Rintaro (Galaxy Express 999), Metropolis is a spectacular film featuring stunning imagery and unforgettable characters. In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red is a powerful leader with plans to unveil a highly advanced robot named Tima. But Duke Red's vio..

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Phantom / Die Finanzen Des Grossherzogs DVD

After filming the landmark Nosferatu, the silent cinema's master innovator F. W. Murnau demonstrated the reach of his genre versatility with a pair of films that explored the dimensions of the psychodrama and the adventure-programmer. All the Murnau characteristics are present: a vibrant naturalism, exquisite imagery, passages of dreamlike revery, and an atmosphere redolent with romantic longing. In Phantom, an aspiring poet on the verg..

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Sherlock Jr / The General / Steamboat Mill Jr Limited Edition 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 J..

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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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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

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 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 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

Box set containing seven Charlie Chaplin movies made between 1918 and 1923. Included are such touchstones as 'Shoulder Arms' (1918) - his popular portrayal of World War I trench life, 'The Idle Class' (1921) - skewering the rich, 'The Pilgrim' (1923) - lampooning small-town hypocrisy, and the charming and hilarious views of family life and romance in 'A Dog's Life' (1918), 'A Day's Pleasure' (1919), 'Sunnyside' (1919) and 'Pay Day' (192..

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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 Gold Rush DVD

Charlie Chaplin's silent classic features him as a hapless pan-handler drawn to Klondike in the famous gold rush of 1898. Pursued by thuggish prospectors and falling hopelessly in love, the Little Tramp runs through a number of classic comedy routines, including a Thanksgiving meal consisting of an old boot and laces...

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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 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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The Lodger Blu-Ray

One of the film-making industry's greatest auteurs, Alfred Hitchcock undoubtedly earned his title as "The Master of Suspense", with his thrilling films loved by the viewing public over a career spanning many decades. Widely regarded as the first true "Hitchcock film", The Lodger is a masterclass in tension, displaying all the trademarks of what was to become known as the typical Hitchcock thriller. Newly restored in High Definition, thi..

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The Long Dark Hall DVD

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The Passion Of Joan Of Arc Blu-Ray + DVD

One of the most emotional film experiences of any era, Carl Theodor Dreyer's 1928 The Passion of Joan of Arc [La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc / Jeanne d'Arc's lidelse og dod.] is a miracle of the cinema, an enigmatic and profoundly moving work that merges the worlds of the viewer and of saintly Joan herself into one shared experience of hushed delirium. Dreyer's film charts the final days of Joan of Arc as she undergoes the debasement that a..

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The Return of Bulldog Drummond / Bulldog Drummond at Bay Blu-Ray

The Return of Bulldog Drummond: The Return of Bulldog Drummond showcases a feisty performance by Ralph Richardson, alongside Ann Todd and noted character actor Francis L. Sullivan. When Drummond's wife is kidnapped by a gang of ruthless villains he enlists the help of vigilante organisation The Black Clan to track down the criminals responsible and give them a damned good thrashing. Bulldog Drummond at Bay: Bulldog Drummond at Bay stars..

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The Thief Of Bagdad Blu-Ray + DVD

This swashbuckling tale out of The Thousand and One Nights was Hollywood mega-star and producer Douglas Fairbanks' pet project, and coming on the heels of previous costume successes The Three Musketeers, The Mark of Zorro, and Robin Hood, cemented Fairbanks' standing as both the leading action-adventure star of his day and one of the industry's first "multi-hypenate" powerhouses. The actor stars as the impious thief Ahmed who has made a..

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Underground Blu-Ray + DVD

Introduced as a ‘story of ordinary workaday people’, Anthony Asquith’s Underground masterfully balances the light and dark sides of city life to evoke the daily existence of the average Londoner better than any other film from Britain’s silent canon. The BFI National Archive has restored the film using the latest photochemical and digital techniques and present it here with a newly commissioned score by Neil Brand.Special Features New..

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Variete Blu-Ray + DVD

A key work of German silent cinema and an international smash on its release, E.A. Dupont's Variete (Variety) is an audacious revenge melodrama set under the canvas of the big top. When Boss Huller (the iconic Emil Jannings) meets the young emigre Berta-Marie (Lya De Putti), it kindles his desire to relaunch his career as a trapese artist, stalled due to an injury and the pressures of domestic life. But with passion comes obsession, and..

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Wings Blu-Ray + DVD

Forever granted a place in cinematic history by winning the first ever Academy Award for Best Picture in 1927 and the only silent film to do so, William Wellman’s silent epic Wings is more than an Oscar winner, but an epic story of friendship with the type of thrilling action only practical effects can imagine…Hometown best friends Jack (Charles “Buddy” Rogers) and David (Richard Arlen) compete for the affection of a gorgeous dame (Joby..

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Woman In The Moon (Aka Frau Im Mond) Blu-Ray + DVD 3 to 4 Days

Woman In The Moon (Aka Frau Im Mond) Blu-Ray + DVD

Frau im Mond. (Woman in the Moon.) is: (a) The first feature-length film to portray space-exploration in a serious manner, paying close attention to the science involved in launching a vessel from the surface of the earth to the valleys of the moon. (b) A tri-polar potboiler of a picture that manages to combine espionage tale, serial melodrama, and comic-book sci-fi into a storyline that is by turns delirious, hushed, and deranged. (c) ..

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Atoll K Blu-Ray + DVD 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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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Charlie Chaplin - The Essanay Films Blu-Ray 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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 Collection - Volume 2 DVD

A Jitney Elopement: Edna's father wants her to marry wealthy Count He-Ha, whilst she wants to marry Charlie. Charlie impersonated the Count at a dinner, but is found out when the real Count turns up and thrown out. Burlesque on Carmen: A parody of both the opera and earlier film version, in which Charlie plays Spanish officer Darm Hosiery who is led astray by gypsy girl Carmen (Edna Purvience). A Night in the Show: Mr Pest (Charlie Chap..

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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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Cottage On Dartmoor DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Electric Edwardians - Films Of Mitchell & Kenyon DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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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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Lost World Of Mitchell And Kenyon DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Lucky Star / Liliom DVD 3 to 4 Days

Lucky Star / Liliom DVD

Frank Borzage, the sensitive actor-turned-director famed for his mystical romanticism, created some of Hollywood's most acclaimed and sensual films. Lucky Star sees the great romantic screen pairing of Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell for a third time. The chemistry is palpable in this tale of a poverty-stricken girl (and budding crook) who is transformed through her friendship with a wheelchair-bound Great War veteran. Liliom, based on..

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Mad Love DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Make More Noise - Suffragettes In Silent Film DVD 3 to 4 Days

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 DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Man With A Movie Camera DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Master Of House DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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Mitchell And Kenyon - Edwardian Sports DVD 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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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Pandoras Box - Special Edition DVD 3 to 4 Days

Pandoras Box - Special Edition DVD

Pandora's Box, the silent classic that caused a scandal on its 1929 release, stars Louise Brooks in the most memorable role of her career. Lulu is a high class prostitute whose incredible beauty and passion for life leaves a trail of broken admirers in her wake. She effortlessly gets what she wants as she discards one lover for the next but events soon begin to spiral out of her control. Beyond the iconic black bob and porcelain skin, L..

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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 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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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Secrets Of Nature DVD 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

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 3 to 4 Days

Silent Britain DVD

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Silent Ozu Films DVD 3 to 4 Days

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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