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by Guybrush
Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Collecting and Preservation
Topic: What happened to the last print of The Miracle Man (1919)?
Replies: 3
Views: 1768

What happened to the last print of The Miracle Man (1919)?

A complete print of Lon Chaney's "The Miracle Man" existed in 1935, and a couple excerpts were included in Paramount's "Movie Memories" (1935). I cannot locate any reference to a vault fire, but realize that many production houses disposed of their silent film holdings. Do any production records ind...
by Guybrush
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Collecting and Preservation
Topic: Don Quixote (1915) - does it exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 1450

Re: Don Quixote (1915) - does it exist?

As a member of the general public, is there any possibility of receiving a copy? I imagine an obscure film like this does not incur the interest or effort needed for a release, and I don't anticipate visiting Paris anytime soon.
by Guybrush
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Collecting and Preservation
Topic: Don Quixote (1915) - does it exist?
Replies: 7
Views: 1450

Don Quixote (1915) - does it exist?

Did this adaptation survive the great purge? One IMDB review suggests that a print exists, but I've found no further mention of it. I discovered that the film was shot - literally - in the backyard of an estate belonging to a distant cousin, hence my interest. The Italian Wikipedia entry indicates t...
by Guybrush
Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Collecting and Preservation
Topic: How to identify a Universal "show at home" print?
Replies: 3
Views: 2517

How to identify a Universal "show at home" print?

How would one identify a show at home print? Are there any edge codes, or intertitles placed in the film?