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« Reply #15 on: September 07, 2007, 06:46:50 AM »

Hi RC, great topic.  Smile

South Africa made many silent films from 1910 to 1925 and unfortunately, many of these are lost with only stills and pieces of films remaining. Some of the missing titles are:

The Great Kimberley Diamond Robbery (1910)
The Bridge (1918)
The Voice Of The Waters (1918)
The Man Who Was Afraid (1920)
The Swallow (1921)
The Vulture's Prey (1921)
The Blue Lagoon (1923)

Ones that are thankfully still with us are the epic De Voortrekkers (The Pathfinders, 1916), King Solomon's Mines (1918) and the war drama The Symbol of Sacrifice (1918)

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« Reply #16 on: September 09, 2007, 09:59:56 PM »

 Alert! Great silent classic on TCM tonite ...! the CAT and the CANARY (1928)!!!

"Supernatural?...perhaps. Baloney?...Perhaps not!\" Bela Lugosi-the BLACK CAT (1934)

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Lugosi-"No. Dracula-never ends."

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