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  1. Sunrise: A Song of Two HumansRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hell on Frisco Bay

    ... upstart Twentieth Century Pictures. So far the series has brought little-screened films featuring stars such as Clara Bow, Will Rogers, Spencer Tracy, and Janet Gaynor, the luminous star of Sunrise who rose from her roots in San Francisco (where she ...


  2. Diary of a Lost GirlRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | DVD Verdict

    ... to admit this, and did when, in 1968, Kevin Brownlow published his book, The Parade's Gone By , and didn't mention Clara Bow, the original "It" Girl and one of the biggest stars of the silent era, Brooks (to whom he devoted an entire chapter) came ...


  3. Nathaniel Dorsky films at Yerba Buena Center for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | SFGate

    ... a 1932 double feature at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12. It's a talkie that was supposed to be silent "It" girl star Clara Bow's comeback. Or "A Connecticut Yankee" (Friday and Saturday, Nov. 13-14) - not the Technicolor Bing Crosby version of Mark ...


  4. FILM: Ghost WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | Artforum Intl.

    ... Arzner , Get Your Man , 1927, 35 mm, black-and-white, silent, 57 minutes. Nancy Worthington and Robert Albin ( Clara Bow and Charles "Buddy" Rogers). LONG EMBRACED AS A CULT HORROR MOVIE, Carnival of Souls (1962) - the only feature directed by Herk ...


  5. Latin jazz performer Pete Escovedo photographed in San Francisco,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | SFGate

    ... of age in the 1970s. 7 p.m. The Castro Theatre , S.F. (415) 621-6120. " Call Her Savage ": Clara Bow in a scandalous pre-Code drama from 1932. 7:30 p.m. The Stanford Theatre , Palo Alto. " The Method ...


  6. The Bombshell Life and Mysterious Death of Jean HarlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Neatorama

    ... needed movie work in order to support herself. She struggled for months, until she was cast in a small part in the Clara Bow film The Saturday Night Kid . Clara Bow was Paramount's reigning sex symbol of the 1920s, but she was having trouble ...


  7. Sunday, Dec. 6: "Wings"Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    This 1927 silent film, presented with live piano accompaniment, follows two young pilots. "It Girl" Clara Bow and a young Gary Cooper also make brief appearances.


  8. Too many classic films remain buried in studios' vaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    "The Wild Party" , the first talkie to star 1920's "It" girl Clara Bow, second from left in the first row, was directed by the pioneering female director Dorothy Arzner. Produced by Paramount Studios, it is among 700 titles assumed to be nestled in the vaults of Universal Pictures, which inherited Paramount's 1930s and 1940s film archive from its forebear MCA, which acquired the collection in 1958.


  9. Yesterdays Oct. 11Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... contest and Nancy Baker of Monticello was second runner-up. Miss Dunaway received a $500 cotton wardrobe. Actress Clara Bow left an estate exceeding $20,000 but also had established a trust fund of more substantial proportions, says her attorney. ...


  10. A do-it-yourself approach to theatre successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Burnaby Now

    ... pays homage to the 1920s, as it's based on the 1927 Paramount picture It, starring the original It Girl, Clara Bow. Staying true to the black-and-white film feel, all the costumes and props are in black and white, and screen projections will be used ...


  11. Trendlet: The Trendlet: Near-black lips modern, fearlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2015 |

    ... But it wasn't until the 1920s that lipstick was available in inky shades. Popular actresses like Mae Murray and Clara Bow needed to paint their lips blue-black so they wouldn't look washed out on the big screen. In 1927, Max Factor - who, ...


  12. The rediscovery of Dorothy Arzner, A-list directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... being ambitious American women." Arzner spotted the swagger in such stars as Claudette Colbert, Katharine Hepburn, Clara Bow, Joan Crawford, Anna Sten and Merle Oberon early in their careers. Arzner directed 17 films between 1927 and 1943 - four ...


  13. Vault's Today in Theatre History: August 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Playbill

    It stays for 312 performances and is later filmed with Clara Bow. 1933 Birthday of avant garde Polish director Jerzy Grotowski , whose techniques will enjoy a great vogue in the 1960s after publication of his book, "Towards a Poor Theatre."


  14. Inside look: Cleveland's historic Variety Theatre coming back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 |

    ... group took possession of the building in 2009. The Variety Theatre opened on Nov. 24, 1927, with a screening of Clara Bow's "Hula." The Spanish gothic vaudeville and movie house was designed by Cleveland architect Nicola Petti, who also designed the ...


  15. Niles silent movie weekend lineups for AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Fremont Bulletin

    ... and "Mum's the Word" (1926) starring Chase. Saturday, Aug. 29, 7:30 p.m., with Frederick Hodges on the piano for Clara Bow and Pickford featuring "Down to the Sea in Ships" (1922) starring Bow. The film is preceded by shorts "How a Mosquito ...


  16. Wednesday Bird DroppingsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Camden Chat

    ... de Tocqueville, France, statesman/writer;Benito Mussolini, [Il Duce];Ralph A. Bard, U.S. Navy Undersecretary;Clara Bow, atrcess; Lou Albano, American pro wrestling manager;Peter Jennings, Toronto Canada, news anchor Geddy Lee, Toronto Canada, lead ...


  17. Lanarkshire school pupils are inspired by Hollywood film composer Patrick DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... Conservatoire of Scotland. As part of an exciting Creative Industries event, the iconic silent film It starring Clara Bow was given a voice thanks to the leading film composer and the youngsters. The Lanarkshire pupils played Patrick's score for the ...


  18. Silent Revue - Clara Bow in 'IT'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | BlogTO

    Join us as we close out our year-long tribute to the first ladies of Hollywood, IT GIRLS: Sirens of the Silent Screen, with the girl who started it all, Clara Bow in IT! Bow plays Betty Lou Spence, a plucky shop girl who uses her "It" factor to entice the department store's owner Mr. Waltham away from his yacht club socialites and into her arms. Essential to Betty Lou's mission: scooping up her intended and delivering him to the board walks of Coney Island, where hot dogs, funhouses and gyration-inducing amusement park rides win him over.


  19. Sex EdRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | New Urban Legends

    Although the image does date from the 1920s, it does not capture a group of women listening to a lecture about sex. The picture is actually a still from the 1929 Clara Bow movie The Wild Party .


  20. Sayoko Yamaguchi, an enigma to the endRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | The Japan Times

    You may not know the name, but there is a good chance you know the face. As Clara Bow, Greta Garbo and Twiggy were iconic of their times, Sayoko Yamaguchi was everywhere in the 1970s.