NILES ESSANAY SILENT FILM MUSEUM
Saturday February 4 7:30 PM
Suggested donation: member $5, $7 not yet members
Lon Chaney Night
Jon Mirsalis (Kurzweil keyboard)
THE UNKNOWN (1927, MGM) Lon Chaney is Alonzo,
the Armless Wonder, a knife-thrower in a circus hiding
from the police because of his crimes, who falls in
love with Joan Crawford, the circus owner’s daughter.
Directed by Tod Browning.
Hosted by Chaney historian Jon Mirsalis.
Watch Jon Mirsalis' Trailer:
Preceded by shorts:
POOR JAKE'S DEMISE (1913, IMP) Lon Chaney
SUSPENSE (1913, Rex)
Lois Weber, Val Paul, Lon Chaney
BY THE SUN'S RAYS (1914, Nestor) Lon Chaney
THE MIRACLE MAN (1919, Paramount, excerpt)
Lon Chaney, Thomas Meighan
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