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  1. Keyboard Icon Rick Wakeman To Issue Five New ReleasesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Mi2n

    ... Release Date: 29th July 2016 Rick Wakeman - "The Phantom of the Opera" The legendary 1925 Lon Chaney film is brought to life with a specially commissioned Rick Wakeman soundtrack. This is the ...

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  2. Phanthom's 'Leading Ladies' to perform at SVACRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... in France. After reading a copy of Leroux's book he decided to make it into a movie. In 1924 "The Phantom of The Opera" starring Lon Chaney began filming at Universal Studios in Hollywood. Originally a silent film, music and sound effects were added ...

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  3. BCPA announces 2016-2017 season lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Daily Vidette

    ... cards that span over 50 years and they discuss all that has taken place in their separate lives. The Phantom of the Opera , 7 p.m. Oct. 25 ($10-$15): The BCPA will continue its silent movie tradition and show the 1925 Lon Chaney Sr. version of ...

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  4. The Ten Best Film Events In Denver In MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... Chaney that give a good sense of his depth as an actor - and his weirdness: The Unholy Three and The Phantom of the Opera . Chaney had a lot of nerve as an actor. He seems to absorb himself into a character to an extent that in itself is unsettling. ...

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  5. Denver Silent Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Denver Westword

    ... Chaney that give a good sense of his depth as an actor - and his weirdness: The Unholy Three and The Phantom of the Opera . Chaney had a lot of nerve as an actor. He seems to absorb himself into a character to an extent that in itself is ...

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  6. Denver Silent Film Festival rejects nostalgia while embracing the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... his personal collection. The slate includes recognizable titles like 1924's "Peter Pan" and 1925's "The Phantom of the Opera," plus lesser-known fare such as 1925's "The Unholy Three" - all with live music accompaniment. That last detail isn't just ...

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  7. Vancouver Bach Choir brings modern-day score to Phantom of the OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    It's a tradeoff: those attending the Vancouver Bach Choir's upcoming presentation of The Phantom of the Opera won't get Andrew Lloyd Webber's garish musical, but they will get the 1925 film version of Gaston Leroux's 1909 novel, along with an evocative modern-day score by bassist and composer Andrew Downing. They'll also be treated to a true when-worlds-collide experience, with the venerable choir joined by seven exceptional improvisers, including Downing himself on upright bass, FranA ois Houle on clarinet, and Chris Gestrin on that all-important organ.

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  8. 'Phantom of the Opera' is visually impressive: 1988 reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Michael Crawford as the Phantom and Sarah Brightman as Christine in a scene from the play "The Phantom of the Opera". Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical version of the fable about the masked man who haunts the Paris Opera is a longing look back at the stagecraft, the scene of wonder, theater had a century ago.

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  9. Tonight's Movies: Get Your Man (1927) and The Blazing Trail (1921) at the AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... owned by star Mary Philbin, who is best known for playing Christine in the silent version of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (1925). Alas, the other nitrate films in Philbin's garage had all deteriorated; those with color tints were the first to go, but ...

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  10. Newly preserved silent films with Clara Bow and Mary Philbin will be screened by the academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of the era. She was best known for her role as Christine in the Lon Chaney version of "The Phantom of the Opera." These actresses star in two recently preserved rarities that will be presented Monday at Linwood Dunn Theater by the Academy of Motion ...

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  11. Small dimensions, big impact at Shattuck galleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... 3," more full in face and with deep black shadows under his tired eyes, evokes Lon Chaney in "The Phantom of the Opera." Debora Navarro-Levesque's acrylic painting "I don't think I'm a fool, but I've been fooled" is pathos balanced by a bit of ...

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  12. MoreRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Art Daily

    ... ($3,000 - $5,000) * Numerous Lon Chaney Sr. rarities including The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Phantom of the Opera featuring Lon Chaney, Sr. lobby card from The Hunchback of Notre Dame ($2,000 - $3,000) * Legendary German expressionist classics ...

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  13. The Phantom of the OperaRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    ... secret by a mysterious masked man who lives in the tunnels beneath the Paris Opera House. This man, the Phantom of the Opera (Lon Chaney, The Hunchback of Notre Dame ) is a sinister, disfigured creature who would have the opera house do his bidding ...

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  14. What is the science behind fear?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | CNN

    Though the horror-film genre has often had narrow, if enthusiastic, audiences, through the years, a number of horror films have broken through and become some of the biggest box office hits of their era. "The Phantom of the Opera" was a huge hit in the silent era, making the equivalent of more than $100 million in today's dollars.

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  15. Mighty pipe organ to accompany 'Phantom of the Opera" in EverettRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | HeraldNet

    David Spring will be playing the Trinity Episcopal Church organ to accompany a showing of the old silent film version of 'Phantom of the Opera' on Halloween night. EVERETT - Think about the heavy organ chords played in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera."

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  16. The Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    About - A chef destroys his career with drugs and diva behavior, but he cleans up and returns to London to redeem himself by opening a top restaurant; Stars - Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Daniel Bruhl, Riccardo Scamarcio; Director - John Wells About - Three scouts, on the eve of their last campout, discover the meaning of friendship when they try to save their town from zombies; Stars - Tye Sheridan, Logan Miller, Joey Morgan, Sarah Dumont; Director - Christopher Landon About - An American woman, well-versed in political campaigns, goes to war-torn South America to help install a new leader, but a long-term rival threatens to thwart her; Stars - Sandra Bullock, Zoe Kazan, Billy Bob Thornton, Anthony Mackie; Director - David Gordon Green * The Columbia Theatre Organ Society and Hollywood Theatre, continuing the CRTOS fall silent horror movie series, puts on 'The Phantom of the Opera' , ... (more)

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  17. "Phantom of the Opera" Screening and Mini-Concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Playbill

    The United Palace of Cultural Arts will present the third annual Monster Movie and Mash-Up Nov. 1 at 4 PM featuring a screening of the 1925 silent movie classic " The Phantom of the Opera " with a live organist. The 1925 film stars Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Snitz Edwards and Cesare Gravina.

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  18. Films screened in Birmingham for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | IcWolverhampton

    There's plenty of spooky films to enjoy in Birmingham this Halloween. From classics such as Nightmare on Elm Street to silent movie The Phantom of the Opera you can guarantee a scary night at the cinema.

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  19. Go & Do: The 'Phantom of the Opera,' 'Rocky Horror,' scary stories, and yoga for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    By The Rocky Horror Show is rolling into town, opening at the Rochester Opera house for a short run this week. By The Rocky Horror Show is rolling into town, opening at the Rochester Opera house for a short run this week.

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  20. Two "Draculas" back to back on Oct. 25 and 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... existed at the time. There had been so-called "spook melodramas" - movies about masked madmen ("The Phantom of the Opera," 1925) or gloomy mansions where the villain tried to scare the heroine out of the inheritance she would win if she stayed the ...

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