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Sepia Saturday

This week the Sepia Saturday prompt inspires bloggers to find and share photos about filmmakers. I love film and as my New Year’s Resolution is to watch one old film a week, I’ve discovered several favourites. 47 altre parole

Postaday

#SatMat & #WarBonds' special Live Tweet movie for Sun., Feb. 7: Harold Lloyd's THE FRESHMAN (1925)

Contrary to popular belief, there are a few people in America who are interested in other things (such as movies, perhaps) besides the Super Bowl. Count me among them. 210 altre parole

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock - Harold Lloyd (1947) - [Public Domain Movies]

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock is a 1947 comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges, starring the silent film comic icon Harold Lloyd, and featuring an incredible supporting cast including…

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Video

The Improv Diaries - Part 9 - Charlie Chaplin

This weeks lesson for me had its ups and downs, the ups being that it was very hilarious watching other improvisers perform some very funny situations but the downs being that this week whenever I got up on stage I would suddenly realise the situation I was in and wonder why I got up in the first place as had nothing interesting really to say. 878 altre parole

Comedy

Harold Lloyd: in praise of 'SPEEDY'

Harold Lloyd’s ‘SPEEDY’ is not an obscure or rare film, but one that manages to be consistently overlooked. It was Lloyd’s last silent film. As Harold ‘Speedy’ Swift, he’s a baseball fanatic who can’t keep his mind on his work long enough to stay in a job for more than a day at a time. 758 altre parole

Luke's Movie Muddle (1916)

While this isn’t the first Harold Lloyd movie reviewed on this blog, it is the earliest I’ve seen with him in a starring comedic role. This comes from his time working for… 416 altre parole

Reviews

How Roscoe Arbuckle Filmed His Safety Last! Moment (Before Harold Lloyd Did)

Early in Roscoe Arbuckle’s charming feature comedy The Life of the Party (1920), his character, instantly smitten by a female visitor to his high-rise law offices, stumbles… 763 altre parole

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