A pair of silent comedies from forgotten “silk hat comedian” Raymond Griffith are now available for rediscovery on Blu-ray. Phil Bailey reviews Paths to Paradise and You’d Be Surprised, from Undercrank Productions and the Library of Congress, with musical scores by Ben Model.
A pair of century old silent films from multiple Academy Award winning director Frank Borzage hit Blu-ray/DVD with new scores by Andrew Earle Simpson. Phil Bailey reviews the 1922 silent Frank Borzage double feature Back Pay & The Valley of Silent Men.
Phil Bailey reviews the second Undercrank Productions collection of rare silent films from legendary actor Lon Chaney.
Marion Davies shines in this restored silent comedy classic from Undercrank Productions. Review by Phil Bailey.
This satirical silent film starring Marion Davies gets a new score and much improved video release from Undercrank Productions.
Eight silent comedies from legendary character actor Edward Everett Horton get the love from Undercrank Productions.
Classics of the silent age are reborn in a new collection.
The films of the movie comedienne Alice Howell are a great glimpse of early film-making.
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