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Clara Bow was a Cool Chick

I stumbled upon this youtube video of a BBC program on the silent movie superstar Clara Bow and figured it would be wrong not to share it.  Despite the fact that it is, in typical TV documentary fashion, a tad too complimentary and full of repetitive talking heads, I thought it was really interesting.  I’ve…

Buster Keaton and Silent Films

The General The first Buster Keaton film I ever saw was with the Boy at UCLA.  It was The General and I thought it was marvelous.  Last night we watched another fantastic Buster Keaton film, College and it reminded me how much I enjoy watching silent films.  Those actors could say so much with just…