Ultimate Guide to the Silver Screen Era

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At the present time, watching movies is one of the best pastime activities for many people. With the technology that we have today, it is very easy to watch movies. Aside from visiting theaters, we can watch movies at home via online streaming platforms, not just on televisions but as well as … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Silent Movies

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The mid-1890s to the late 1920s were known as the silent movie era. A silent movie is a film that has no synchronized recorded sound and no audible dialogue. Even though they convey narrative and emotion visually, different plot elements like era, setting, or key lines of dialogue may, when needed, be … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Charlie Chaplin

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Almost every one of us is familiar with the name Charlie Chaplin, and he’s known to be a great director, actor, and writer. But did you know that before he became successful, he went through a lot ever since he was a child?  Charlie Chaplin was an English comic actor, composer, and … Read more

Cannes Film Festival

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Cannes is a city situated on the French Riviera and is famous for being the playground of the rich and famous. It is replete with luxury hotels, beach resorts, fancy yachts, casinos, and restaurants. It is also a famous site for several conferences. So, as you can see, Cannes expertly combines business … Read more

Discontinued Oscar Categories

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Like many other things, the Academy Awards, aka Oscars, has evolved over time. The changes in its set of categories reflect the continual changes in the techniques and trends in filmmaking, from the silent film era up to the millennium.  As a result of the ever-changing film landscape, a lot of Oscar … Read more