Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks worked there. So did Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, Clark Gable, Marlon Brando and practically everyone else. Soon, though, wrecking crews will be at work at the storied West Hollywood movie lot at ...
A long-lost movie starring actress Mary Pickford, the silent star known as "the girl with the golden curls", is to be restored and shown to the public. Pickford received her first on-screen credit in Their First Misunderstanding, made in 1911. But the film ...
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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 wasn’t. On the second floor were an ...
Late acting legend Mary Pickford is returning to the big screen as the subject of a new biopic produced by Al Pacino's daughter. Producers at Poverty Row Entertainment have won the rights to Eileen Whitfield's biography Pickford: The Woman Who Made ...
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 that marked a turning ...
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This image provided by Keene State College shows frames of a 1911 movie with actress Mary Pickford. The film was discovered in a New Hampshire barn. KEENE, N.H. — Carpenter Peter Massie has come across some interesting finds over the years — antique ...
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America’s Sweetheart Mary Pickford braves an alligator-infested swamp to rescue a group of orphans in the expressionist-style silent Southern thriller, 1926’s Sparrows. TCM discusses one of the film’s possible urban legends: Filming the scene in ...
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However they’ve been known to break their promises before. There are still 4 buildings with historical value left: the Mary Pickford office (which they have permission to take down), Douglas Fairbanks gym/Fairbanks building (which they have permission to ...
KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- 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 that marked a ...