Allow Mr. Valentino to serenade you! (Yes, quite literally, his vocal recordings survive!) Animated GIF

Movies, Silently have a gem on their site to mark the 87th anniversary of Rudolph Valentino’s death. If you follow the link below you’ll have an opportunity to hear Valentino serenading Agnes Ayres in The Sheik. Enjoy!

Allow Mr. Valentino to serenade you! (Yes, quite literally, his vocal recordings survive!) Animated GIF.

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Silent Take: “True Grit” circa 1917

I’ve another post here from those good people at Movies, Silently. I love these ones whereby they look at contemporary or near modern films and apply them to what it is they would have looked like if they were released in the silent era. This week they are looking at True Grit. Brilliant!

 

Silent Take: “True Grit” circa 1917.

Silent Take: “Despicable Me” circa 1922

Despicable Me 1922

Those wonderful people at Movies, Silently are at it again. Have a look at their take of what Despicable Me circa 1922 might have looked like:

Silent Take: “Despicable Me” circa 1922.