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Feeling that his wife Molly (Constance Talmadge) is taking him for granted, Sam (Harrison Ford) hatches a scheme to make her jealous by buying fancy gifts for a "girlfriend" and leaving them for her to find. But when Molly reacts by divorcing him, Sam must figure out how to win her back. Silent romantic comedy also stars Wanda Harley, Louis Willoughby. 50 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.
Clara Bow shimmies her way across the islands in this silent melodrama as Hula Calhoun, daughter of a well-to-do Hawaiian rancher. Can the free-spirited and "uncivilized" Hula win the heart of the unhappily married British engineer who's come to build a dam on her father's property? Clive Brook, Patricia Dupont, Albert Gran co-star; Victor Fleming directs. 63 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.
The 17th-century saga of Nell Gwyn is told in this silent melodrama starring Dorothy Gish as the attractive mistress of King Charles II (Randle Ayrton) of England. Captivating the monarch with her charm, Gwyn becomes a featured actress on the royal stage--choosing to put her fame to use by advancing the welfare of the commoners. With Juliette Compton, Gibb McLaughlin. 80 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.
In the most popular of his feature vehicles, Harold Lloyd plays a newly arrived college student whose attempts to live his idealized notions of campus life only succeed in making him a laughingstock. While his audition for the football team only lands him the position of waterboy, what'll happen when they're forced to field him during the big game? Jobyna Ralston, Brooks Benedict co-star. 76 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score; audio commentary; bonus shorts "The Marathon" (1919), "An Eastern Westerner" (1920), "High And Dizzy" (1920); featurettes; historical footage. Three-disc set. Silent with music score.
This feature-length version of a now-lost silent serial (the first from "B" studio Mascot) follows the search across a remote frontier valley for the wild title steed. This is no ordinary horse, of course: On its neck is a brand that shows the location of a fabulous hidden treasure, and outlaws are out to stop a young woman and her allies from finding it! Maurice "Lefty" Flynn, Molly Malone, and Joe Bonomo star. 52 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.
Join the one and only Buffalo Bill Cody (Roy Stewart) for this rip-roarin' silent oater! Here, a wagon train traveling west encounters the frontier legend, and soon gets involved with his plans to make a hefty profit once a planned railroad is built through the town of Rome. Unfortunately, there's a crooked agent scheming to keep all the money to himself! With Kathryn McGuire, Sheldon Lewis. 53 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.