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COMM 150: Art of the Cinema (Larson)

Assignment 1

CHARLIE CHAPLIN SILENT COMEDIES [1.0]

Modern Times (Charlie Chaplin, 1936)

The Gold Rush (Charlie Chaplin, 1925)

City Lights (Charlie Chaplin, 1931)

The Circus (Charlie Chaplin, 1928)

Camille (Charlie Chaplin, 1926)

 

BUSTER KEATON SILENT COMEDIES [1.1]

The Saphead (Buster Keaton, 1920)

Our Hospitality (Buster Keaton, 1923)

The Navigator (Buster Keaton, 1924)

Seven Chances (Buster Keaton, 1925)

Battling Butler (Buster Keaton, 1926)

The General (Buster Keaton, 1926)

College (Buster Keaton, 1927)

Steamboat Bill (Buster Keaton, 1928)

 

HAROLD LLOYD SILENT COMEDIES [1.2]

Girl Shy (Harold Lloyd, 1924)

Safety Last! (Harold Lloyd, 1923)

Why Worry? (Harold Lloyd, 1923)

The Kid Brother (Harold Lloyd, 1927)

The Freshman (Harold Lloyd, 1925)

Speedy (Harold Lloyd 1928)

 

EDDIE CANTOR SILENT COMEDIES [1.3]

Kid Boots (d. F. Tuttle, w/E. Cantor, 1926)

Special Delivery (d. F. Arbuckle, w/E. Cantor, 1927)

 

CLASSIC GERMAN SILENT CINEMA [1.4]

Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (d. Robert Wiene, 1919)

Metropolis (d. Fritz Lang, 1927)    -- restored version only available with streaming

Pandora's Box (d. Pabst, w/Louise Brooks, 1929)

Diary of a Lost Girl (d. Pabst, w/ Louise Brooks, 1929)

The Eyes of the Mummy (d. Lubitsch, w/P. Negri, 1918/1922)

 

SOVIET SILENT CLASSICS [1.5]

The Battleship Potemkin (d. S. Eisenstein, 1925)

Man with the Movie Camera (d. D. Vertov, 1929)

SILENT FILM AUTEURS: F.W. MURNAU (GERMAN) [1.6]

Phantom (d. F. W. Murnau, 1922)

Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror (d. F. W. Murnau, 1922)

The Last Laugh (d. F. W. Murnau, 1924)

Tartuffe (d. F. W. Murnau, 1925)

Tabu (d. F. W. Murnau, 1931)

 

SILENT FILM AUTEURS: D.W. GRIFFITH (w/LILLIAN GISH) [1.7]

Way Down East (d. D. W. Griffith, w/L. Gish, 1920/1930)

Broken Blossoms (d. D. W. Griffith, w/L. Gish 1919)

The Birth of a Nation (d. D. W. Griffith, 1915)

True Heart Susie (d. D. W. Griffith, w/L. Gish, 1919)

 

SILENT FILM AUTEURS: CECIL B. DeMILLE [1.8]

Carmen (d. C. B. DeMille, w/G. Farrarr, 1916)

Male and Female (d. C. B. DeMille, w/Gloria Swanson, 1919)

The Godless Girl [Treasures 3, Disc 3] (d. C. B. DeMille, 1928)

 

SILENT FILM STARS: GLORIA SWANSON [1.9]

The Affairs of Anatol (w/Gloria Swanson, 1921)

Sadie Thompson (d. R. Walsh, w/Gloria Swanson, 1928)

Queen Kelly (d. E. Von Stroheim, w/G. Swanson, 1929)

 

SILENT FILM STARS: MARY PICKFORD [1.10]

Stella Maris (w/Mary Pickford, 1918)

Daddy Long Legs (w/Mary Pickford, 1919)

Suds (w/Mary Pickford, 1920)

Little Lord Fauntleroy (w/Mary Pickford, 1921)

 

SILENT FILM STARS: JOHN BARRYMORE [1.11]

Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde (d. J. Robertson, w/ J. Barrymore, 1920)

Beau Brummel (w/J. Barrymore, 1924)

Tempest (d. Taylor/V. Tourjanksky, w/J. Barrymore, 1928)

Eternal Love (d. Lubitsch, w/J. Barrymore, 1929)

 

SILENT SWASHBUCKLERS: FAIRBANKS & VALENTINO [1.12]

Blood and Sand (w/Rudolph Valentino, 1922)

The Sheik (w/Rudolph Valentino, 1921)

The Gaucho (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1927)

The Mark of Zorro (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1920)

The Black Pirate (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1926)

The Thief of Bagdad (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1924)

Robin Hood (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1922)

The Three Musketeers (w/Douglas Fairbanks, 1921)

SILENT FILM STARS: LON CHENEY [1.13]

The Ace of Hearts [Lon Chaney Collection] (d. Worsley, w/L. Chaney, 1921)

Hunchback of Notre Dame (d. W. Worsley, w/ L. Chaney, 1923)

Phantom of the Opera (d. Julian, w/Lon Cheney, 1925)

The Unknown [Lon Chaney Collection] (d. T. Browning, w/L. Chaney, 1927)

Laugh, Clown, Laugh [Lon Chaney Collection] (d. Brenon, w/ L. Chaney, 1928)

 

OTHER SILENT FILM ROMANTIC COMEDIES [1.14]

The Plastic Age (d. W. Ruggles, w/Clara Bow, 1925)

The Show Off (w/Louise Brooks, 1926)

It (w/Clara Bow, 1927)

Garden of Eden (d. Milestone, w/Corinne Griffith, 1928)

 

OTHER SILENT FILM DRAMA/MELODRAMA [1.15]

A Fool There Was (d. F. Powell, w/T. Bara, 1915)

The Toll of the Sea [Treasures f/Am Film Archives, Disc 2] (w/Anna Mae Wong, 1922)

Flesh and the Devil [Garbo Silents Collect] (d. C. Brown, w/G. Garbo) (1926)

 

SILENT SOCIAL ISSUE DRAMAS [1.16]

Where Are My Children? [Treasures 3, Disc 2] (d. L. Weber, 1916)

The Soul of Youth [Treasures 3, Disc 1] (d. W. D. Taylor, 1920]

The Little Church Around the Corner (d. H. Bosworth, 1923)

Redskin [Treasures 3, Disc 4] (d. Schertzinger, 1929)

 

OTHER SILENT HORROR AND FANTASY [1.17]

The Lost World (d. H. Hoyt, w/ B. Love, 1925)

The Cat and the Canary (d. P. Leni w/L. La Plante, 1927)

 

EARLY SILENT WESTERNS [1.18]

Hell's Hinges [Treasures f/Am Film Archives, Disc 1] (w/William Hart, 1916)

Heart of Texas Ryan [Great Train Robbery 100th] (d. E. A. Martin, 1917)

Tumbleweeds [Great Train Robbery 100th] (w/William Hart, 1925)

Clash of the Wolves [More Treasures f/Am Film Archives, Disc 2] (w/Rin-Tin-Tin, 1925)

 

OTHER IMPORTANT FILMS ONLY AVAILABE VIA PSU STREAMING
SERVICES (NOT ON DVD IN PSNK LIBRARY RIGHT NOW):

October: 10 Days that Shook the World (Aleksandrov, Eisenstein, 1927)

Passion of Joan of Arc (Dreyer, 1928)

 

OTHER IMPORTANT FILMS NOT PRESENTLY AVAILABLE IN PSNK LIBRARY
ON RESERVES ON DVD OR PSU STREAMING SERVICES):

Sunrise (Murnau, 1927)

Uncle Tom’s Cabin (Pollard, 1927)

The Conquest (Micheaux, 1919)

Within Our Gates (Micheaux, 1920)

Body and Soul (Micheaux, 1925)