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Allan Dwan (3 April 1885 – 28 December 1981) was a pioneering Canadian-born American motion picture director, producer and screenwriter.
A brothel or bordello is a place where people engage in sexual activity with prostitutes, who are sometimes referred to as sex workers.
The Castro Theatre is a popular San Francisco movie palace which became San Francisco Historic Landmark #100 in September 1976.
Charles Stevens (May 26, 1893 – August 22, 1964) was an American actor.
Douglas Fairbanks (born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman; May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer.
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation was an American motion picture and distribution company created on July 19, 1916, from the merger of Adolph Zukor's Famous Players Film Company—originally formed by Zukor as Famous Players in Famous Plays—and the Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company.
Film censorship in the United States was a frequent feature of the industry since almost the beginning of the motion picture industry until 1966.
Frank Campeau (December 14, 1864 – November 5, 1943) was an American actor.
Fred Goodwins (26 February 1891 – April 1923) was an English actor, film director and screenwriter of the silent era.
The George Eastman Museum, the world's oldest museum dedicated to photography and one of the world's oldest film archives, opened to the public in 1949 in Rochester, New York.
Gustav von Seyffertitz (4 August 1862 – 25 December 1943) was a German film actor and director.
Ida Waterman (born Ida Shaw; March 10, 1852 – May 22, 1941) was a stage and screen actress.
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.
Jesse Louis Lasky (September 13, 1880 – January 13, 1958) was an American pioneer motion picture producer.
Joseph Henabery (January 15, 1888 – February 18, 1976) Omaha, Nebraska, was a US film actor, screenplay writer, and director.
Katherine Agnew MacDonald (December 14, 1891–June 4, 1956) was an American actress and film producer.
Film periodicals combine discussion of individual films, genres and directors with in-depth considerations of the medium and the conditions of its production and reception.
This is a list of rediscovered films that, once thought lost, have since been discovered, in whole or in part.
Margaret Landis (August 31, 1890 – April 8, 1981) was an American silent screen actress who appeared in at least 41 films between 1915 and 1931.
Marjorie Daw (born Margaret House, January 19, 1902 – March 18, 1979) was an American film actress of the silent film era.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
The San Francisco Silent Film Festival is a film festival first held in 1996 and presented annually at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco, California, USA.
A silent film is a film with no synchronized recorded sound (and in particular, no spoken dialogue).
Wanda Hawley (July 30, 1895 – March 18, 1963) was a veteran American actress of the silent film era.
The year 1918 in film involved some significant events.