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Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide: The Mountain Eagle (1926)

The Master’s only missing feature is one of the most wanted silent films of all It’s bookended by a pair of masterpieces and is very likely just as impressive In

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Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide: The White Shadow (1923)

Long thought lost, it’s one of the latest rediscoveries from the earliest stages of the Master’s film career He was still working his way up the ladder but took on

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Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide: Miscellaneous British Films

His Master’s Apprenticeship: detailing the preservation status of Hitchcock’s earliest works Hitchcock entered the film industry in the early 1920s as a lowly freelance title card designer He quickly worked his

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Charlie Chaplin Collectors’ Guide: Tillie’s Punctured Romance (1914)

Charting the convoluted release history of the first feature length film for Chaplin, Keystone and comedy itself One of the most famous of all silver screen comedies, it was a huge success

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Alfred Hitchcock Collectors’ Guide

First part of an in-depth series giving a totally unique insight into the Master of Suspense, focusing on his British years The iconic director’s best known for his Hollywood classics

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The Marx Brothers’ Lost Film: Getting to the Bottom of a Mystery

The Marx Brothers were the undisputed kings of vaudeville and Broadway before going on to craft a small but almost perfectly formed body of films Their influence on generations of

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Multiple-Language Version Film Collectors’ Guide

1930 Films Q: What do the following have in common? Laurel and Hardy, Greta Garbo, Buster Keaton, Marlene Dietrich, Alfred Hitchcock, John Wayne, Dracula and Fritz Lang. A: They all

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Charlie Chaplin Collectors’ Guide

Charlie Chaplin is the most popular and enduring star of the silent era, but his films on home video represent a minefield for collectors everywhere Whether new to his oeuvre