Did it grow naturally with the invention of the film camera? Not quite. The revolution in screen acting is often credited to a single actress of the silent era, one Mary Pickford, one of the most influential figures in film history, and someone you …
½ out of four) is a fictionalized account of the real friendship between silent film actress Mary Pickford and screenwriter Frances Marion. In the era of #MeToo, Girls could not be more timely — or troubling — about the treatment of women …
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YAKIMA, Wash. -- It’s been a century since Mary Pickford really became a star with “Poor Little Rich Girl” and “Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm,” and I still haven’t seen any of her movies. I know her primarily as the curly-headed beauty from …
KEENE, N.H.--Carpenter Peter Massie has come across some interesting finds over the years -- antique bottles, old newspapers stuffed in walls -- but his biggest discovery of all is the only known copy of a 1911 Mary Pickford movie …
On this day in 1911, one of the most popular stars of early Hollywood, Mary Pickford, marries fellow actor Owen Moore (1886-1939). Known as “America’s Sweetheart,” Mary Pickford was the first true movie star. Before Pickford, movie …
Rags & Riches: The Mary Pickford Collection Blu-ray offers solid video and great audio in this excellent Blu-ray release No synopsis for Rags & Riches: The Mary Pickford Collection. The Poor Little Rich Girl is often considered the …
She soon meets silent screen starlet Mary Pickford and a friendship is born that launches both women into the history books. At a time when men ruled the silver screen, Mary was quietly climbing the industry ladder. The day Frances …
LOS ANGELES - Seven years ago, a contractor was commissioned to tear down a decaying barn in the small New Hampshire town of Nelson. Before destroying the building, he checked out the barn to make sure it was empty. It …
Inside the mini-golf space, they stuck to the theme. After chatting with Pennington about Mary Pickford, a silent film star famous for her love of mini-golf, Winship decided to create a mural in her honor. The soft, photorealistic painting of her …