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An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.
Adolphe Jean Menjou (February 18, 1890 – October 29, 1963) was an American actor.
Alfred Peter Abel (12 March 1879 – 12 December 1937) was a German film actor, director, and producer.
Austria-Hungary, often referred to as the Austro-Hungarian Empire or the Dual Monarchy in English-language sources, was a constitutional union of the Austrian Empire (the Kingdoms and Lands Represented in the Imperial Council, or Cisleithania) and the Kingdom of Hungary (Lands of the Crown of Saint Stephen or Transleithania) that existed from 1867 to 1918, when it collapsed as a result of defeat in World War I. The union was a result of the Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 and came into existence on 30 March 1867.
Ballet is a type of performance dance that originated during the Italian Renaissance in the 15th century and later developed into a concert dance form in France and Russia.
Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.
Broadway theatre,Although theater is the generally preferred spelling in the United States (see American and British English spelling differences), many Broadway venues, performers and trade groups for live dramatic presentations use the spelling theatre.
Buck Privates is a 1928 American silent comedy film directed by Melville W. Brown and starring Lya De Putti, Malcolm McGregor and Zasu Pitts.
Budapest is the capital and the most populous city of Hungary, and one of the largest cities in the European Union.
Cabaret is a 1972 American musical drama film directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York, and Joel Grey.
Charlotte Somewhat Crazy (German: Charlott etwas verrückt) is a 1928 German silent comedy film directed by Adolf E. Licho and starring Lya De Putti, Livio Pavanelli and Alphons Fryland.
Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (1995) is a documentary film series produced by David Gill and silent film historian Kevin Brownlow.
Claire is a 1924 German silent film directed by Robert Dinesen and starring Lya De Putti, Eduard von Winterstein and Theodor Loos.
Colleen Moore (born Kathleen Morrison, August 19, 1899 – January 25, 1988) was an American film actress who began her career during the silent film era.
Comedians (German:Komödianten) is a 1925 German silent film directed by Karl Grune and starring Lya De Putti, Eugen Klöpfer and Hermann Picha.
Hans Walter Conrad Veidt (22 January 1893 – 3 April 1943) was a German actor best remembered for his roles in films such as Different from the Others (1919), The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), and The Man Who Laughs (1928).
David Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was an American director, writer, and producer who pioneered modern cinematic techniques.
(The Flittermouse or The Bat, sometimes called The Revenge of the Bat) is an operetta composed by Johann Strauss II to a German libretto by and Richard Genée.
Ewald André Dupont (25 December 1891 – 12 December 1956) was a German film director, one of the pioneers of the German film industry.
Emil Jannings (born Theodor Friedrich Emil Janenz, 23 July 1884 – 2 January 1950) was a German actor, popular in 1920s film in Hollywood.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau (born Friedrich Wilhelm Plumpe; December 28, 1888March 11, 1931) was a German film director.
A femme fatale, sometimes called a maneater, is a stock character of a mysterious and seductive woman whose charms ensnare her lovers, often leading them into compromising, dangerous, and deadly situations.
Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum is located at 280 Secor Road in the hamlet of Hartsdale, town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York, about north of Midtown Manhattan.
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was an Austrian-German-American filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor.
God Gave Me Twenty Cents is a 1926 American drama silent film directed by Herbert Brenon and written by Elizabeth Meehan, John Russell and Dixie Willson.
Margarete Emma Dorothea "Grete" Mosheim (8 January 1905 – 29 December 1986) was a German film, theatre, and television actress of Jewish ancestry (on her father's side).
Gypsy Blood (German:Zigeunerblut) is a 1920 German silent film directed by Karl Otto Krause and starring Lya De Putti, Carl Fenz and Paul Hansen.
Hartsdale is a hamlet and a census-designated place (CDP) located in the town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York.
Hungarians, also known as Magyars (magyarok), are a nation and ethnic group native to Hungary (Magyarország) and historical Hungarian lands who share a common culture, history and speak the Hungarian language.
Hungary (Magyarország) is a country in Central Europe that covers an area of in the Carpathian Basin, bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west.
Ilona is a 1921 German silent film directed by Robert Dinesen and starring Lya De Putti, Arnold Korff and Artúr Somlay.
In the Name of the Kaisers (German: Im Namen des Kaisers) is a 1925 German silent film directed by Robert Dinesen and starring Lya De Putti, Hermann Vallentin and Jenny Marba.
Jealousy (German:Eifersucht) is a 1925 German silent comedy drama film directed by Karl Grune and starring Lya De Putti, Werner Krauss and Georg Alexander.
Jessamine was an American post-rock band, that recorded three albums for Kranky records between 1994 and 1998, and a number of singles for other record labels.
Joe May (7 November 1880, in Vienna – 29 April 1954, in Hollywood), born Joseph Otto Mandel, was a film director and film producer born in Austria and one of the pioneers of German cinema.
Kranky is an American independent record label in Chicago, Illinois.
Lil Dagover (30 September 1887 – 23 January 1980) was a German stage, film and television actress whose career spanned between 1913 and 1979.
Liza May Minnelli (born March 12, 1946) is an American actress and singer.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Mary Louise Brooks (November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985), who worked professionally as Louise Brooks, was an American film actress and dancer noted as an iconic symbol of the flapper, and for popularizing the bobbed haircut.
Count Ludwig "Ludi" von Salm-Hoogstraeten (Salm Lajos) (24 February 1885 – 23 July 1944) was an Austrian tennis player.
Malva is a 1924 German silent film directed by Robert Dinesen and starring Lya De Putti, Hans Adalbert Schlettow and Ernst Rückert.
Manon Lescaut is a 1926 silent German feature film based on the oft-filmed novel by Abbe Prevost.
Midnight Rose is a lost(*see below) 1928 American silent crime film directed by James Young and starring Lya De Putti, Kenneth Harlan and Henry Kolker.
Mary Millicent Abigail Rogers (February 1, 1902 - January 1, 1953), better known as Millicent Rogers, was a socialite, fashion icon, and art collector.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
On the Waves of Happiness (Romanian:Pe valurile fericirii) is a 1920 Romanian silent film directed by Dolly A. Szigethy and starring Lya De Putti, Maria Filotti and Ian Manolescu.
Othello is a 1922 German silent historical drama film directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki and starring Emil Jannings, Werner Krauss and Ica von Lenkeffy.
Phantom is a 1922 German romantic fantasy film directed by F. W. Murnau.
Pleurisy, also known as pleuritis, is inflammation of the membranes that surround the lungs and line the chest cavity (pleurae).
Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung affecting primarily the small air sacs known as alveoli.
Prince of Tempters is a 1926 American silent romance film directed by Lothar Mendes and starring Lois Moran, Ben Lyon and Lya De Putti.
A silent film is a film with no synchronized recorded sound (and in particular, no spoken dialogue).
Slovakia (Slovensko), officially the Slovak Republic (Slovenská republika), is a landlocked country in Central Europe.
Soldiers of the Emperor (Hungarian:A Császár katonái) is a 1918 Hungarian silent film directed by Béla Balogh and starring Lya De Putti, Sándor Virányi and Aladár Ihász.
Thamar, The Child of the Mountains (German:Thamar, das Kind der Berge) is a 1924 German silent film directed by Robert Dinesen and starring Lya De Putti, Paul Otto and Anton Pointner.
The Burning Soil (Der brennende Acker) is a 1922 German silent film directed by F.W. Murnau.
The Heart Thief is a 1927 American silent romantic drama film directed by Nils Olaf Chrisander and starring Joseph Schildkraut, Lya De Putti, and Robert Edeson.
The Indian Tomb (1921) was a two-part German silent film directed by Joe May.
The Informer is a 1929 British Part-talkie drama film directed by Arthur Robison and starring Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson, Warwick Ward and Carl Harbord.
The Island of Tears (German: S.O.S. Die Insel der Tränen) is a 1923 German silent film directed by Lothar Mendes and starring Lya De Putti, Paul Wegener and Lyda Salmonova.
The Love Affairs of Hector Dalmore (German: Die Liebschaften des Hektor Dalmore) is a 1921 German silent drama film directed by Richard Oswald and starring Conrad Veidt, Erna Morena and Kitty Moran.
The Mistress of the World (Die Herrin der Welt) is an eight-part 1919 silent film made in the Weimar Republic starring Mia May in the lead role.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Ravine of Death or Cage of Death (German:Die Schlucht des Todes) is a 1923 German silent thriller film directed by Luciano Albertini, Albert-Francis Bertoni and Max Obal.
The Scarlet Lady is a 1928 American silent drama film, written by Bess Meredyth and directed by Alan Crosland.
The Sorrows of Satan (1926) is a silent film by D. W. Griffith based on the novel The Sorrows of Satan by Marie Corelli.
Toplessness refers to the state in which a woman's torso is exposed above her waist or hips, or with at least her breasts, areola, and nipples being exposed, especially in a public place or in a visual medium.
UFA GmbH is a German film and television production company that unites all production activities of Bertelsmann in Germany.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Variety (Varieté, also known by the alternative titles Jealousy or Vaudeville) is a 1925 silent drama film directed by Ewald Andre Dupont based on the novel Der Eid des Stephan Huller (1923) by.
Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment.
Vienna (Wien) is the federal capital and largest city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria.
Vojčice (Vécse) is a village and municipality in the Trebišov District in the Košice Region of south-eastern Slovakia.
Werner Johannes Krauss (Krauß in German; 23 June 1884 – 20 October 1959) was a German stage and film actor.
You Are the Life (German:Du bist das Leben) is a 1921 German silent film directed by Franz Eckstein and starring Erna Morena, Uschi Elleot and Lya De Putti.
Young Blood (German:Junges Blut) is a 1926 German silent drama film directed by Manfred Noa and starring Lya De Putti, Walter Slezak and Angelo Ferrari.
ZaSu Pitts (born Eliza Susan Pitts; January 3, 1894 – June 7, 1963) was an American actress who starred in many silent dramas and comedies, transitioning successfully to mostly comedy films with the advent of sound films.
The year 1918 in film involved some significant events.
The year 1920 in film involved some significant events.
The following is an overview of 1921 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1922 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1923 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1924 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1926 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1928 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.
The following is an overview of 1929 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.