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Tag Archives: “Le Raid Paris Monte Carlo en Deux Heures” “An Adventurous Automobile Trip” Georges Melies

A REAL LULU OF A SILENT FLICK PART 1

I HAVE LONG BEEN an aficionado of silent films, no less entertaining than those of the chit-chat variety. Here, in Parts 1 and 2 today and tomorrow, are recollections of … Continue reading

September 14, 2022 · 1 Comment

AUTO RENDEZVOUS ADVENTURE

PERHAPS THIS title “Auto Rendezvous Adventure” reminds you of the 1976 cinéma-vérité cult flick by Claude Lelouch, C’était un Rendez-Vous, English: It Was a Date. But actually the movie I … Continue reading

June 2, 2018 · 6 Comments