22 relations: Allan Dwan, Drama (film and television), Epic film, F. W. Murnau, Felix Riesenberg, Fox Film, George O'Brien (actor), George Webber (cinematographer), Hardie Albright, Holmes Herbert, Intertitle, J. Farrell MacDonald, Jack La Rue, June Collyer, Museum of Modern Art, New York City, Remake, Skyline (1931 film), Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans, Thomas Meighan, Virginia Valli, William Fox (producer).
Allan Dwan (3 April 1885 – 28 December 1981) was a pioneering Canadian-born American motion picture director, producer and screenwriter.
In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.
Epic films are a style of filmmaking with large scale, sweeping scope, and spectacle.
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau (born Friedrich Wilhelm Plumpe; December 28, 1888March 11, 1931) was a German film director.
Felix Riesenberg (9 April 1879 – 19 November 1939) was an American maritime officer and writer of maritime professional, historical, and fictional literature in the early 20th Century.
The Fox Film Corporation was an American company that produced motion pictures, formed by William Fox on 1 February 1915.
George O'Brien (April 19, 1899 – September 4, 1985) was an American actor, popular during the silent film era and into the talkie era of the 1930s, best known today as the lead actor in F. W. Murnau's 1927 film Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans.
George Webber (10 May 1876 – 29 August 1967), was a Canadian-born American cinematographer.
Hardie Hunter Albright (December 16, 1903 – December 7, 1975) was an American actor.
Holmes Herbert (born Horace Edward Jenner; 30 July 1882 – 26 December 1956) was an English character actor who appeared in Hollywood films from 1915 to 1952.
In films, an intertitle (also known as a title card) is a piece of filmed, printed text edited into the midst of (i.e. inter-) the photographed action at various points.
John Farrell MacDonald (June 6, 1875 – August 2, 1952) was an American character actor and director.
Jack La Rue (born Gaspere Biondolillo, May 3, 1902 – January 11, 1984) was an American film and stage actor.
June Collyer (born Dorothea Heermance, August 19, 1906 – March 16, 1968) was an American film actress of the 1920s and 1930s.
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
A remake is a film or television series that is based on an earlier film or TV series and tells the same, or a very similar, story.
Skyline is a 1931 American Pre-Code drama film directed by Sam Taylor and starring silent film veteran Thomas Meighan.
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (also known as Sunrise) is a 1927 American silent romantic drama film directed by German director F. W. Murnau and starring George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, and Margaret Livingston.
Thomas Meighan (April 9, 1879 – July 8, 1936) was an American actor of silent films and early talkies.
Virginia Valli (June 10, 1898 – September 24, 1968) was an American stage and film actress whose motion picture career started in the silent film era and lasted until the beginning of the sound film era of the 1930s.
William Fox (born as Vilmos Fried, January 1, 1879 – May 8, 1952) was a Hungarian-American motion picture executive, who founded the Fox Film Corporation in 1915 and the Fox West Coast Theatres chain in the 1920s.