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Twisted Rails 1934

  Imperial Productions Filmmakers in the early days of Hollywood, found nearby railroads the perfect tableau for exciting movies.  Trains provided hefty size, motion, smoke and steam, action, and an inevitable excuse to use dynamite! 1934’s Twisted Rails follows the same … Continue reading

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Girl Shy 1924

A Pathe Picture Whilst digging through my Harold Lloyd Comedy Collection (see my previous review of Now or Never 1921), I found another train-related silent in 1924’s Girl Shy. Not only is a steam train journey involved, but a key … Continue reading

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Now Or Never 1921

Rolin Films/Associated Exhibitors, Inc. I am a big fan of Harold Lloyd’s early silent pictures and fortunately, most of them were preserved and are available on DVD.  I own the Harold Lloyd DVD Comedy Collection and discovered this “mostly on … Continue reading

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