Alphabetical Listing of Silent Films Available on DVD

A-C - D-G - H-L - M-P - Q-S - T-Z

This alphabetical listing provides the film title, year of release, one major star in the production, and one or more sources from which to purchase the film. NOTE: These films are not sold by "Silents Are Golden." You must contact one of the distributors listed beside the title. Keep in mind that there may be other sources for silent movies on DVD, and listing of a film or distributor does not imply endorsement. Every attempt is made to keep this list current; however, it is possible a distributor may no longer carry a film. Check with the distributor for availability.

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WHEN COMEDY WAS KING (1961-81 min.) - The classic Robert Youngson follow-up to THE GOLDEN AGE OF COMEDY has been newly restored from the original negative by Kit Parker Films. Includes commentary by film historian Richard M. Roberts and three rare comedy shorts. (Click here for more information on the restoration.)


BEHIND THE DOOR (1919-70 min. - Blu-Ray/DVD Dual Format) - Starring Hobart Bosworth, Jane Novak and Wallace Beery. Kevin Brownlow called it "the most outspoken of all the vengeance films" for Bosworth's portrayal of a persecuted man out for vengeance against a German submarine commander - as Flicker Alley puts it, which "leads to the film's shocking and brutal climax." Original score by Stephen Horne. Includes the Russian version of "Behind the Door," outtakes from the movie, a behind the scenes look at the restoration, "Kevin Brownlow Spotlights Irvin Willat" (the film's director), a slideshow gallery of stills and promotional material, and a souvenir booklet. Release date: April 4, 2017.


GRAPEVINE'S FIRST BLU-RAY RELEASE!! THE PHANTOM HONEYMOON (1919 - 62 min.) With Margaret Marsh, Vernon Steel, Hal Clarendon and Harry Guy Carleton. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson. Also available in regular DVD format.

THE MYSTERY OF THE EIFFEL TOWER (1927 - 130 min.) Starring Felicien Tramel, Regine Bouet, Gaston Jacquet and Jimmy Gaillard. This comedy adventure was directed by renowned French director Julien Duvivier. Music score by David Knudtson.

THE LAST WARNING (1929 - 77 min.) Another scary mystery a la "The Cat and the Canary" from director Paul Leni, with a stellar cast including Laura La Plante, Montagu Love, John Boles, Margaret Livingston, Roy D'Arcy, Burr McIntosh, Slim Summerville, Mack Swain and Bert Roach. Music score by David Knudtson.


CHILDREN OF DIVORCE (1927-71 min.) - Clara Bow and Gary Cooper star in this long-awaited silent film available on Blu-Ray/DVD Dual Format (NTSC, All Region A,B,C/0). Directed by Frank Lloyd and Josef von Sternberg (uncredited). Sourced from the original nitrate negative in the LIbrary of Congress, as well as their 1969 fine grain master, this restoration was scanned in 4K resolution and represents over 200 hours of laboratory work by the Library of Congress. Bonus materials include "Clara Bow: Discovering the It Girl" which is narrated by Courtney Love, and a Souvenir Booklet with photos, an essay by Clara Bow biographer David Stenn, notes on the production and more. Includes an original score by the Mont Alto Orchestra. Release date: December 6, 2016.


SHIELD OF HONOR (1927 - 58 min.) With Neil Hamilton, Ralph Lewis and Dorothy Gulliver. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

CLEOPATRA (1912 - 66 min.) Starring Helen Gardner, Pearl Sindelar, Charles Sindelar and Harry Knowles. Gardner was a well-known stage star who also served as costume designer for this film. Music score by David Knudtson.

LUPINO LANE COMEDY SHORTS (1925-29 - 100 min.) Five shorts from the underrated and acrobatic comedian. "Maid in Morocco," "Movie Land," "Naughty Boy," "Fandango," and "Battling Sisters." Music score by David Knudtson.


OLD HEIDELBERG (1915 - 50 min.) Made 12 years before MGM's "A Student Prince in Old Heidelberg" with Norma Shearer and Ramon Novarro, this version has two of the silent era's biggest stars with Wallace Reid and Dorothy Gish. Also stars Erich Von Stroheim. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

THE WIZARD OF OZ (1925 - 68 min.) Another silent feature made 14 years before it's most well-known version in 1939, it would be unfair to call MGM's later version a "remake" since Semon's version is considerably different. It's typical Larry Semon slapstick, though, and costars the lovely Dorothy Dwan with support from the venerable Oliver Hardy. Music score by David Knudtson.

HIS LUCKY DAY (1929 - 60 min.) Reginal Denny's silent comedies have not gotten their due respect - take a look at "Skinner's Dress Suit" or Grapevine's earlier release of "Oh, Doctor!", and you'll agree he made some of the best comedies of the silent era. Comes with a new music score by David Knudtson.


3 BAD MEN (1926 - 92 min.) was included in the FORD AT FOX set released a few years ago, but Kino has brought this excellent western to Blu-Ray. The film stars Olive Borden and George O'Brien withTom Santschi, J. Farrell MacDonald and Frank Campeau as the likeable "3 Bad Men," however, acting honors go to Lou Tellegen who does superb job as the villain in this picture. A John Ford classic! Available August 23rd.


THE CAPTIVE (1915 - 50 min.), a lost Cecil B. DeMille film from 1915 starring Blanche Sweet and House Peters. Discovered in the Paramount Pictures vaults, this drama has been restored and features a newly composed score. Set during the Balkan Wars, Sweet portrays a young woman who must care for the family farm. However, when her brother dies, she finds the tasks of the farm insurmountable, yet help comes in the form of a captured Turk nobleman with whom she soon falls in love. The film is available in both DVD and Blu-Ray.


THE MOTHER AND THE LAW (1919 - 94 min.). D.W. Griffith took the best segment from INTOLERANCE (1917) and turned it into a powerful feature. Starring Bobby Harron and Mae Marsh, this is Griffith at his dramatic best. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

PATHS TO PARADISE (1925 - 65 min.) Raymond Griffith's most famous comedy that stands as one of the best from the silent era. Full of surprises and hilarious situtations, this comedy also presents Betty Compson as a perfect complement to Griffith. The final reel of this film is lost, but you probably wouldn't know if if someone didn't tell you - the final sequence seems to be a very logical place to stop. A print of this was offered several years ago on VHS by Videobrary, but Grapevine's version is 7 minutes longer - hopefully that's accomplished with extra footage and not a difference in film speed. Music score by David Knudtson.

WE'RE IN THE NAVY NOW (1926 - 58 min.) A follow-up to their big hit BEHIND THE FRONT (1926), producers realized they had a great comedy teaming with Raymond Hatton and Wallace Beery. Another laugh out loud silent era comedy with a new music score by David Knudtson.


THE DAUGHTER OF DAWN (1921 - 84 min.) This rediscovered 1920 film was shot in Oklahoma entirely with members of the Comanche and Kiowa tribes and restored by the Oklahoma Historical Society. A special score is performed by the Oklahoma City University Orchestra. This is a new 2K restoriation of an archival 35mm print.


PIONEERS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CINEMA (1918-1946 - 952 min.) Digitally remastered in HD using archival elements, this 5 disc Blu-Ray collection includes 12 full features and loads of extras.


THE HOPE DIAMOND MYSTERY (1921) with Boris Karloff, Grace Darmond (who gets star billing in this one), George Chesebro, Harry Carter, William Marion and Carmen Phillisp. This is the complete 15-chapter serial that The Serial Squadron has restored from the original 35mm negative (3 reels) and a B/W printdown from the 35mm original. Black and white with color tints and effects and a new musical score.


DADDIES (1924 - 53 min.) - starring Mae Marsh, Harry Myers and Claude Gillingwater. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

OTHELLO (1922 - 75 min.) - starring Emil Jannings, Werner Krauss, Ica von Lenkeffy and Lya De Putti. Music score by David Knudtson.

CHIP OF THE FLYING U (1926 - 70 min.) - starring Hoot Gibson, Virginia Brown Faire and Philo McClulogh. Music score by David Knudtson.


SHOOTING STARS (1928 - 101 min.) is a superb Blu-Ray/DVD combo release with slick 37-booklet and lost of extras (over 45 minutes). The highly regarded debut of producer/director Anthony Asquith stars Annette Benson, Brian Aherne and Donald Calthrop. According to the BFI website, "'Shooting Stars' is a must for any silent cinema fan. Offering a rare insight into the workings of a 1920s film studio, there are location scenes, comic stunts and an on-set jazz band which demonstrate just what life was like in the early days of cinema."


THE MOLLYCODDLE (1920 - 82 min.) starring Douglas Fairbanks, Ruth Renick and Wallace Beery. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

WAY DOWN EAST (1920 - 105 min.) D.W. Griffith's classic starring Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess, Lowell Sherman and Burr McIntosh. This DVD has the original synchronized 1931 re-release score.

ANOTHER MAN'S BOOTS (1922 - 60 min.) starring Francis Ford and Elvira Weil Music score by David Knudtson.

CORPORAL KATE (1926 - 81 min.) starring Vera Reynolds, Kenneth Thomson and Julia Faye. Music score by David Knudtson.


JUST PALS (1920 - 58 min.) This is director John Ford's first westner starring Buck Jones, Helen Ferguson and Georgie Stone. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

AMERICAN PLUCK (1925 - 58 min.) starring George Walsh and Wanda Hawley. Music Score by David Knudtson.

SILKS AND SADDLES (1929 - 60 min.) starring Richard Walling and Marian Nixon. Music score by David Knudtson.

MASTER OF THE HOUSE (1925 - 94 min.) from director Carl Theodor Dreyer starring Johannes Meyer, Astrid Holm, Karin Nellemos, and Mathilde Nielsen. Music score by David Knudtson.


THE UNDESIRABLE (1914) was recently discovered in the basement of the Hungarian House cultural center in New York and returned to Hungary where it underwent an eight-month restoration and digitization process completed by the Hungarian Filmlab. This is renowned director Michael Curtiz's ("Captain Blood" - 1935, "The Charge of the Light Brigade" - 1936, "The Adventures of Robin Hood" - 1938, "Angels With Dirty Faces" - 1938, "Casablanca" - 1942, "Mildred Pierce" - 1945 and more!) first directorial effort. The picture quality is superb, and it features a newly commissioned score by Attilla Pacsay and performed by the Pannonia Symphony Orchestra. It stars Lili Berky, Victor Varconi and Mari Jaszai. The film is available in both DVD and Blu-Ray.


The Criterion Collection will release Charlie Chaplin's THE KID (1921) on Blu-Ray and DVD February 16, 2016. This release features a new 4K digital restoration of Chaplin's 1972 re-release featuring an original score by Chaplin with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on Blu-Ray. The release also features:
- A new audio commentary featuring Chaplin historian Charles Maland.
- "Jackie Coogan: The First Child Star," a new video essay by Chaplin historian Lisa Haven.
- "A Study in Undercranking," a new program featuring silent film specialist Ben Model.
- Interviews with Coogan and Lita Grey Chaplin.
- Excerpted audio interviews with cinematographer Rollie Totheroh and film distributor Mo Rothman.
- Deleted scenes and titles from the original 1921 version of "The Kid."
- "Charlie on the Ocean," a 1921 newsreel documenting Chaplin's first return trip to Europe.
- Footage of Chaplin conducting his score for "The Kid."
- "Nice and Friendly," a 1922 silent short featuring Chaplin and Coogan presented with a new score by Timothy Brock.
- Trailers
- An essay by film scholar Tom Gunning.


THE LAMB (1915 - 56 min.) starring Douglas Fairbanks and Seena Owen. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

LUCK (1923 - 65 min.) starring Johnny Hines, Robert Edeson, Violet Mersereau, Charlie Murray, Flora Finch and Polly Moran. Music Score by David Knudtson.

THE SHOCK PUNCH (1925 - 68 min.) starring Richard Dix, Frances Howard, Walter Long and Paul Panzer. Music score by David Knudtson.


LET'S GO (1923 - 64 min.) starring Richard Talmadge, Eileen Percy and George Nichols. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

CHRISTINE OF THE BIG TOPS (1926 - 55 min.) starring Pauline Garon, Cullen Landis, Otto Matieson and Robert Graves. Music Score by David Knudtson.

THE OLD OREGON TRAIL (1928 - 40 min.) starring Art Mix, Dolores Booth and Art Seale. Includes the Christie Comedy short "Hot Scotch" (1928 - 10 min.) starring Jack Duffy, Neal Burns and Eddie Barry. Music score by David Knudtson.


THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925) starring Lon Chaney in Blu-Ray and DVD editions. Includes the 1929 re-release version with orchestral music score by Gabriel Thibaudeau, the historic Gaylord Carter organ score, and with a new music score by The Alloy Orchestra. The original 1925 version is presented with a piano music score by Frederick Hodges. Also included are excerpts from the 1930 sound rerelease of the film that have the soundtrack from the surviving Vitaphone discs. Release date: October 13, 2015.


Blu-ray edition of FAUST (1926) starring Emil Jannings and Gösta Ekman and directed by F.W. Murnau.
Includes the original German release version of the film and the 1930 version prepared by the UFA Studios for distribution in the U.S. Piano accompaniment is by Perez de Azpeitia with an optional orchestral score by the Mont Alto Orchestra. Release date: November 17, 2015.


Kino will release Blu-ray Disc and DVD editions of DIARY OF A LOST GIRL (1929) starring Louise Brooks October 20, 2015. Piano score is provided by Javier Perez de Azpeitia, and a full-length audio commentary by Thomas Gladysz, director of the Louise Brooks Society.


Ben Model's Undercrank Productions will release a new restoration by the Library of Congress of THE FAMILY SECRET (1924) starring Baby Peggy, Gladys Hulette and Edward Earle. Also included are two Baby Peggy shorts, "Circus Clowns" (1922) and "Miles of Smiles" (1923). Ben Model provides the scores. Release date: October 20, 2015.


The Criterion Collection will release Harold Lloyd's SPEEDY (1928) in both Blu-ray and DVD editions of Speedy (1928) mastered from a new 4K digital restoration of archival 35mm print materials. The film is accompanied by a Carl Davis score and supplementary materials include audio commentary, a documentary about the film's New York locations, stills of deleted scenes, archival footage of Babe Ruth who appears in the film, a selection of Lloyd home movies narrated by Suzanne Lloyd and the Harold Lloyd short "Bumping Into Broadway" (1919). Release date: December 8, 2015.


CHAPLIN'S ESSANAY COMEDIES 1915 (1915-1918) - five disc Blu-ray and DVD editions mastered in high-definition from the 35mm restoration materials produced by Lobster Films and Cineteca di Bologna. Musical accompaniment is by The Mont Alto Orchestra, Robert Israel and Timothy Brock. Release date: November 10, 2015.


MANTRAP (1926 - 73 min.) starring Clara Bow, Ernest Torrence and Percy Marmont. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

TIGER ROSE (1923 - 60 min.) starring Lenore Ulric and Forrest Stanley. Music Score by David Knudtson.

WAGON TRACKS (1919 - 65 min.) starring William S. Hart and Jane Novak. Music Score by David Knudtson.

SAILOR'S HOLIDAY (1929 - 58 min. silent version, 58 min. sound version) Contains both the silent and sound versions. Starrng Alan Hale and Sally Eilers with original score by David Knudtson.


THE HOUSE OF HATE (1918) with Pearl White and Antonio Moreno. Originally a 20-chapter serial, this 10-chapter condensation is the only known print of this film. Chapter beginnings and endings, recaps, and intertitles have been newly re-created and restored in English. Chapters range in length from 18 to 30 min. each wo the total length of the DVD content is appromimately 210 min. Color toned with a new musical score.


THE WHITE ROSE (1923 - 104 min.) starring Mae Marsh, Ivor Novello, Neil Hamilton and Carol Dempster. Presented with a music score by David Knudtson.

SWEET ADELINE (1926 - 55 min.) starring Charles Ray and Gertrude Olmsted. Music Score by David Knudtson.

FEARLESS THE POLICE DOG (1926-27 - 265 min.) 12 shorts starring Fearless the Dog, Dick Hatton, Jack Mower, George Larkin, Edmund Cobb, Kathryn McGuire and many more stars. Two disc set with with theater organ scores.

SOUL FIRE (1925 - 71 min.) starrng Richard Barthelmess and Bessie Love with original score by David Knudtson.


SHERLOCK HOLMES (1916) starring William Gillette, considered at the time to be the world's foremost interpreter of Holmes on the stage -- and a film thought to be lost but recently discovered in la Cinematheque francaise. 116 min. Bonus materials: "Sherlock Holmes Baffled" (1900), "A Canine Sherlock" (1912), "Piu forte che Sherlock Homes" (1913), plus an interview with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and outtakes from a 1930 broadcast with William Gillette. Also includes a PDF manuscript of the 1899 "Sherlock Holmes" play by William Gillette, a PDF of the original contract between Gillette and Essanay, and a booklet featuring images from the film and information about the restoriation project. Release date: 10/20/15.


DZIGA VERTOV: THE MAN WITH THE MOVIE CAMERA AND OTHER NEWLY-RESTORED WORKS (1924-34). Also includes "Kino Eye/The Life Unexpected (1924), "Enthusiasm: Symphony of the Donbass" (1931), and "Three Songs About Lenin" (1934) with scores by The Alloy Orchestra, Robert Israel. Bonus feature include "Kino-Pravda #21," a newsreel made in 1925 to mark the first anniversary of Lenin's death.


SALLY OF THE SAWDUST (1925 - 90 min.) starring W.C. Fields and Carol Dempster. Presented with a music score by Jack Ward.

THE STUDENT OF PRAGUE (1913 - 71 min.) starring Paul Wegener, John Gottowt and Grete Berger. Music Score by Christopher Congdon.

BATTLESHIP POTEMIN (1925 - 65 min.) with Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky and Grigori Aleksandrov - with the reissue Russian score.

THE MATRIMANIAC (1916 - 46 min.) starrng Douglas Fairbanks and Constance Talmadge with an original organ score by David Knudtson. Includes the short "The Missing Millionaire" (footage from "The Matrimaniac" that Triangle edited into a completely different short - 1917 - 28 min.)


And more of the Musty Suffer silent short comedies from Ben Model and Undercrank Productions are on the way. THE MISHAPS OF MUSTY SUFFER VOLUME 2 will be available in April.


THE MARCEL PEREZ COLLECTION (1911-1921) Another great collection of silent comedy shorts from Ben Model. Ten films by this forgotten clown - 5 made between 1911 and 1914 in Italy and 5 made in the U.S. between 1916 and 1921. All scores by Ben Model. 120 min.


CARTOON ROOTS (1907-1932) Wonderful collection of silent cartoons (and three sound rareties) from cartoon archivist Tom Stathes that include one Vitagraph from J. Stuart Blackton, Bray Studios, Max Fleischer, Paul Terry, Walter Lantz and more! 16 cartoons in all. Scores by Robert Israel and Ben Model.



THE HOUSE OF MYSTERY (1921-23), a French serial starring Ivan Mosjoukine Charles Vanel Helene Darly. Russian émigré producer Joseph Ermolieff's first two serials have not left a trace in the annals of film archives. But The House of Mystery (La Maison du mystère), Ermolieff's third serial, is a triumph of the genre and a complete delight that not only survived, but also was restored in its original ten-episode format by the Cinematheque Francaise. Flicker Alley and the Blackhawk Films® Collection are proud to present for the first time on DVD this six-and-a-half-hour epic of stylish elegance and narrative imagination, with optional English subtitles by Lenny Borger and a brand-new score by composer Neil Brand. Length: 383 minutes



Madame Adele (Edith Yorke) was once considered the toast of the Paris theatre, until after her jealous husband accused her of cheating, left her and took away her baby -- a loss she's never gotten over. Now an older woman, Adele struggles to find work, but when an ingenue, Marie Duval (Betty Compson) enters her life, Adele has the idea to make Marie the new Madame Adele and have her appear in Paris in her most famous play, "Du Barry." Marie becomes a sensation, but problems arise when Adele's old suitors -- and a young man with a connection to Adele's past -- start wooing Marie. Also stars Herbert Rawlinson. 60 min. Original score composed by Christopher Caliendo.


SQUARE SHOULDERS (1929 - 60 min.) starring Louis Wolheim, Frank Coghlan Jr. and Phillipe De Lacy. Presented with the original movie score.

HEART O' THE HILLS (1919 - 85 min.) starring Mary Pickford, Harold Goodwin, Allan Sears. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

THE SON OF A GUN (1919 - 61 min.) with Broncho Billy Anderson, Joy Lewis and Fred Church. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

THE RETURN OF BOSON BLACKIE (1927 - 57 min.) starrng Strongheart the Dog, Bob Custer and Corliss Palmer with an original organ score by David Knudtson.


THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI (1920 - 67 min.) starring Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Feher (German intertitles with English subtitles).

THE VAGABOND PRINCE (1916 - 44 min.) starring H.B. Warner, Dorothy Dalton, Roy Laidlaw. Includes "From Patches to Plenty" (1915 - 11 min.) a Keystone short with Charlie Murray. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

THE ENCHANTED COTTAGE (1924 - 93 min.) with Richard Barthelmess, May McAvoy, Ida Waterman. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

INGEBORG HOLM (1913 - 68 min.) Directed by Victor Sjostrom and stars Hilda Borgstrom, Arono Lindgren, Erik Lindholm with an original organ score by David Knudtson.



Kino's release of THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI (1921) is described as the "authoritative edition" and is a 4K restoration scanned from the (mostly) preserved camera negative at the German Federal Film Archive.

DVD features include:

*German intertitles with optional English Subtitles
*Score performed by the Studio For Film Music at the University of Music, Freiburg

*Booklet Essay by Kristin Thompson
*Caligari: How Horror Came to the Cinema (Documentary, 52 minutes)
*Additional Music Score by Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky
*Image Gallery
*Restoration Demonstration



A GIRL'S FOLLY (1917 - 57 min.) starring Robert Warwick, Doris Kenyon, June Elvidge and Johnny Hines - presented with original organ score by David Knudtson.

THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER (1920 - 61 min.) starring Tibor Lubinszky, Albet Schreiber and Adolf Weisse. Includes original organ score by David Knudtson.

TIMOTHY'S QUEST (1922 - 84 min.) with Joseph Depew, Helen Rowland, Marie L. Day, and Margaret Seddon. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

KIT CARSON OVER THE GREAT DIVIDE (1925 - 62 MIN.) stars Roy Stewart, Henry B. Walthall and Marguerite Snow with an original organ score by David Knudtson.



THE GARDEN OF EDEN starring Corinne Griffith (1928 - 68 min.) - presented with original organ score by David Knudtson.

BEHIND THE FRONT (1926 - 58 min.) starring Wallace Beery and Raymond Hatton. Includes original organ score by David Knudtson.

THE LEOPARD WOMAN (1920 - 71 min.) with Louise Glaum and House Peters. Original organ score by David Knudtson.

Ralph Lewis, Johnny Walker and Ella Hall star in THE THIRD ALARM (1922 - 59 min.) with an original organ score by David Knudtson. Also includes the short THE THIRTEENTH ALARM - 14 min.



For those who have either a PAL or region free DVD player, Edition Filmmuseum offers THE RIVER (1929) starring Charles Farrell and Mary Duncan (THE RIVER is also available on the 2008 MURNAU, BORZAGE AND FOX BOX SET that retails for about $240). The 2-disc DVD presents a new reconstruction of Frank Borzage's masterpiece from the last year of American silent cinema, THE RIVER. For the first time Cinémathèque Suisse was able to include a recently discovered erotic sequence which was cut by the censors. Janet Bergstrom discusses in a visual essay the relationship between F.W. Murnau and Frank Borzage at the end of the 20s at Fox. The DVD also includes the first three 1915/16 Western movies by and with Frank Borzage, a collection of production stills and texts by Borzage biographer Hervé Dumont.



A double-feature disc with A FOOL THERE WAS (1915 - 56 min.) and THE UNCHASTENED WOMAN (1925 - 46 min.) - two Theda Bara features. Both are presented with original organ score by David Knudtson.

LON CHANEY FRAGMENTS incudes BY THE SUN'S RAYS (1914 - 10 min.), THE OUBLIETTE (1914 - 35 min.), THE LIGHT OF FAITH (1922 - 38 min.) and clips from THE MILLIONAIRE PAUPERS (1915), THE MIRACLE MAN (1919), THE GIFT SUPREME (1920), on the set of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME (1923) and coming attractions trailers for THE SHOCK (1923) and THE BIG CITY (1928). Total running time for this disc is 98 min. and includes original scores by David Knudtson.

Two Clara Kimball Young features - MID-CHANNEL (1920 - 68 min.) and STRAIGHT FROM PARIS (1921 - 37 min.) Orignal scores by David Knudtson.

Another double feature disc with the 1911, 21-minute version with Maurice Costello and Florence Turner and the 1917, 76-minute version with William Farnum and Jewel Carmen of A TALE OF TWO CITIES. Both were scored by Christopher Congdon.



CITY GIRL (1930) - F.W. Murnau's classic 1930 drama starring Charles Farrell and Mary Duncan. Amazon advertises a region-free version.



A MORMON MAID (1917) starring Mae Murray with Frank Borzage in a co-starring role! Original organ score by David Knudtson.

MILLION DOLLAR MYSTERY (1927) starring James Kirkwoodand Lila Lee. original organ score by David Knudtson.

MARRIED? (1926) starring Owen Moore and Constance Bennett. Music score by David Knudtson.

MISTAKEN ORDERS (1926) starring Helen Holmes. Original organ score by David Knudtson.



Three Chaplin films in Blu-Ray!!

New, restored 2K-resolution digital transfer, created in collaboration with the Cineteca di Bologna, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition, plus lots of extras.

New digital restoration from a 4K film transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray and lots of extras.

New high-definition digital restoration of the 1942 sound version, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition. Also, a new 2K digital transfer of the reconstructed original 1925 silent film, restored in collaboration with the Cineteca di Bologna, with a newly recorded adaptation of director Charlie Chaplin's score, presented in 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio on the Blu-ray edition . . . plus lots of extras.



Another great set of silent short comedies from Ben Model and Undercrank Productions. THE MISHAPS OF MUSTY SUFFER: includes 10 short films:
"Going Up" (1916) - 12 mins
"The Lightning Bellhop" (1916) - 13 mins
"Just Imagination" (1916) - 14 mins
"Blow Your Horn" (1916) - 12 mins
"While You Wait" (1916) - 14 mins
"Local Showers" (1916) - 12 mins
"Outs and Ins" (1916) - 12 mins
"Spliced and Iced" (1917) - 12 mins
"Hold Fast" (excerpt) (1916) - 6 mins
"Capturing Chicago" (1916)- 10 mins



MASTER OF THE HOUSE (1925) Before he turned to the story of Joan of Arc, the Danish cinema genius Carl Theodor Dreyer fashioned this ahead-of-its-time examination of domestic life. A deft comedy of gentle revenge, it is the story of a housewife who, with the help of a wily nanny, turns the tables on her tyrannical husband.



VENGEANCE OF HATE (1924) and STACKED CARDS (1926) - a Fred Church western double feature.

EYES RIGHT (1926) - A rare Francis X. Bushman Jr. romantic drama about a young athlete's rivalry and romance in a military school. Original music score by David Knudtson.

THE TRAP (1922) starring Lon Chaney. Music score by David Knudtson.

THE BIRTH OF A NATION (1915) - The sound reissue with music and sound effects.



Kino Classics and Lobster Films celebrate the legacy of Max Linder, a pioneer of comedy whom Charlie Chaplin referred to as "the great master." With his trademark silk top hat and cane, the French-born Linder blended slapstick with sophistication, and invested his films with a layer of cleverness that elevated them above mere knockabout comedies, paving the way for such multi-dimensional screen comedians as Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Harold Lloyd. The collection includes four of Linder's American-made productions, meticulously restored from archival materials: THE THREE MUST-GET-THERES (1922, a parody of The Three Musketeers), SEVEN YEARS BAD LUCK (1921, a masterpiece of physical comedy), and the romantic farces BE MY WIFE (1921) and MAX WANTS A DIVORCE (1917).



Silent movie accompanist Ben Model has released FLYING LUCK (1927) with Monty Banks and Jean Arthur. Banks' comedy takes advantage of the popularity of Charles Lindbergh's solo flight over the Alantic in that same year, so it's appropriate Model has included 40 minutes of newsreels covering Lindbergh's flight. Total running time - 100 minutes.



Silent movie accompanist Ben Model has released Volume 2 of "Accidentally Preserved" in HD with accompaniment by Model himself. The films are:

Bobby Vernon in WHY WILD MEN GO WILD (1920) ­ 12 min

Chaplin cartoon: CHARLEY ON THE FARM (1919) ­ 10 min

Alberta Vaughn in SHERLOCK'S HOME (1924) ­ 21 min

Neely Edwards in THE LITTLE PEST (1927) ­ 10 min

Lloyd Hamilton in PAPA'S BOY (1927) ­ 16 min

Malcolm "Big Boy" Sebastian in HELTER SKELTER - 8 min

Henry Murdock in COOK, PAPA, COOK (1928) ­ 9 min

Blasting Cap Safety: HOW JIMMY WON THE GAME (1928) ­ 14 min

Animated ad: CHRISTMAS SEALS FILM (1925) ­ 3 min



THE MACK SENNETT COLLECTION VOLUME ONE. 50 Mack Sennett shorts from 1909-1933 - 316 minutes - 3-disc, Blu-Ray set. hese new editions have been painstakingly reconstructed by CineMuseum and Keystone Films using original 35mm nitrate, archival negatives, preservation materials, and sometimes the lone surviving film print from the collections of the Library of Congress, the Museum of Modern Art, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Blackhawk Films, Lobster Films, the Richard M. Roberts Collection, Gierucki Studios, and dozens of privately held archives. Available 7/29/14.T



CHAPLIN'S MUTUAL COMEDIES - a 5-disc Blu-Ray DVD Box Set. The collection features 12 newly restored films - all of Chaplin's Mutual Films made 1916-17. 400 minutes. Assembled from 35mm prints. Each film offers the option of either improvised piano accompaniment or a full orchestra score. Available 7/29/14.



THE CANADIAN (1926) - with Thomas Meighan. Music score by David Knudtson.

BLACK GOLD (1924) with Pete Morrison and Peggy Montgomery.

CASEY AT THE BAT (1927) starring Wallace Beery. Music score by David Knudtson.

FLESH AND BLOOD (1922) with Lon Chaney. Music score by David Knudtson.


WITH BUFFALO BILL ON THE U.P. TRAIL (1926) - with Buffalo Bill Cody, Kathryn McGuire, Cullen Landis and Sheldon Lewis. Music score by David Knudtson.

A PAIR OF SILK STOCKINGS (1918) with Constance Talmadge and Harrison Ford. Music score by David Knudtson.

NELL GWYN (1926) starring Dorothy Gish.

THE HUNTED MEN (1930) with Bob Steele.



THE COAST PATROL (1925) - with Kenneth MacDonald and Fay Wray. Music score by David Knudson.

THE GOLDEN STALLION (1927) starring Maurice "Lefty" Flynn and Molly Malone.

HULA (1927) starring Clara Bow with a music score by David Knudtson.

NONE SO BLIND (1923) with Dore Davidson and Zore Keefe - music score by David Knudtson.



A new Blu-Ray edition of Lon Chaney's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME (1923). This edition is mastered from a multi-tinted 16mm print struck in 1926 from the original camera negative. (The film apparently does not survive in 35mm). It is pictorially much better than earlier video editions and represents the best condition in which this landmark film survives today. A new symphonic score arranged by Donald Hunsberger was recorded in the Czech Republic by full orchestra conducted by Robert Israel. (110 min.)



John Barrymore in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Mastered in HD from acrhival 35mm elements, it includes a musical score compiled by Rodney Sauer, performed by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra. Other DVD special features include:
· DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE the 1912 Thanhouser version, starring James Cruze (12 min., Courtesy of Film Preservation Associates)
· DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE, a 15-minute cut of the rival 1920 version, starring Sheldon Lewis, produced by Louis B. Mayer
· DR. PYCKLE AND MR. PRIDE," a 1925 slapstick parody starring Stan Laurel
· "The Transformation Scene," a rare 1909 audio recording



TTHE FLYING FOOL (1925) - with Dick Grace, Wanda Hawley and Gaston Glass. Music score by David Knudson.

THE OLD SWIMMIN' HOLE (1921) starring Charles Ray and Laura LaPlante with a music score by David Knudtson.

THE NERVOUS WRECK (1926) starring Harrison Ford, Phyllis Haver, Chester Conklin and Hobart Bosworth with a music score by David Knudtson.

CONRAD IN QUEST OF HIS YOUTH (1920) with Thomas Meighan, Margaret Loomis and Kathlyn Williams - music score by David Knudtson.




THE SEA LION (1921) - with Hobart Bosworth and Bessie Love. Music score by David Knudson.

SHIPS OF THE NIGHT (1928) starring Jacqueline Logan with a music score by David Knudtson.

SWEET ALYSSUM (1915) with Tyrone Power Sr. and Kathlyn Williams with a music score by David Knudtson.

THE TEXAS STREAK (1926) with Hoot Gibson - music score by David Knudtson.



Released by renowned silent movie accompanist Ben Model with his own original score - THE CRACKERJACK (1925) with Johnny Hines and Sigrid Holmquist.


NEW FROM Cohen Media Group

D.W. Griffith's 1916 epic now on a two-disc Blu-Ray set with a Carl Davis score. Taken from 35mm restored materials. Two full features THE FALL OF BABYLON and THE MOTHER AND THE LAW accompanied by new scores by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra. 2013 bonus featurette with historian Kevin Brownlow. New essays by Cineaste editor Richard Porton and historian William M. Drew. Theatrical re-release trailer.



The classic 1925 silent film THE BIG PARADE is coming to Blu-ray Disc on October 1st, 2013 via Warner Home Video. The release will come in the form of a "DigiBook" booklet packaging.

For more information on the Blu-Ray release, commentary on the film, scenes from the film, advertising materials and more, click here!



BABY PEGGY: THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM, pluse CAPTAIN JANUARY (1924) and three short films CARMEN JR. (1923), PEG O' THE MOUNTED (1924) and SUCH IS LIFE (1924).

DESCRIPTION FROM MILESTONE VIDEO: Hollywood discovered Peggy-Jean Montgomery when she was 19 months old and made her a star by the age of two. By the time she was six, she had made more than 150 popular shorts and a star of feature films. In fact, she was one of the most popular stars in Hollywood with a line of Baby Peggy products sold in stores around the world.
By the age of 11, however, she was a has-been, forced to work eight shows a day in Vaudeville. And soon, like rival silent film star Jackie Coogan, she was broke, her money squandered by her family. Over the course of the next six decades she reinvented herself as Diana Serra Cary, a respected film historian and advocate for laws protecting child performers. With narration co-written by Cary, Vera Iwerebor's documentary combines rare clips from Baby Peggy's films - most of which were lost when her first studio, Century, burned in 1926 - with a personal glimpse of a woman who lost her childhood to the movies. Although Cary was once rejected by Hollywood, where she was blacklisted after her father feuded with producer Sol Lesser, her remaining films, including the first movie version of Captain January (1924), have been rediscovered, bringing her a new generation of fans. Documentarian Vera Iwerebor has created a film, that like Ms. Cary, is filled of warmth, humor and a love for cinema and life.

Music for CAPTAIN JANUARY by Donald Sosin with vocals by Joanna Seaton. Music composed and performed by Guenter Buchwald for the three short films.

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