THE THREE MUSKETEERS (1921)
Cast: Douglas Fairbanks, Adolphe Menjou, Barbara La Marr, Marguerite de la Motte, Nigel de Brulier, Mary MacLaren, Leon Bary, George Siegmann, Eugene Pallette, Boyd Irwin, Thomas Holding, Sidney Franklin, Charles Stevens, Willis Robards, Lon Poff, Walt Whitman, Charles Belcher. Directed by Fred Niblo. ~ ~ ~ Doug Fairbanks leaps, climbs, and duels in this lavish swashbuckler. In his efforts to join the King's Musketeers, D'Artagnan (Fairbanks) fights to protect the honor of Queen Anne of Austria (Mary MacLaren), matches wits with the beautiful Milady de Winter (Barbara La Marr) and pursues the winsome Constance Bonacieux (Marguerite de la Motte). An energetic epic with great period detail. 132 minutes.
THE HAZARDS OF HELEN: IN DANGER'S PATH (1915)
Cast: Helen Holmes, Leo Maloney. Directed by James Davis and J.P. McGowan. ~ ~ ~ Episode 033 of the 119-episode railroad series. Train thieves lock up the Hobart Junction telegraph operator (Helen Holmes) in a refrigerated box car to prevent her from telegraphing the authorities. Meanwhile, an agent from the main office (Leo Maloney) fights with the thieves and is left on the railroad tracks to die - unless Helen can manage to rescue him before the oncoming train arrives. 13 minutes.
IT'S A GIFT (1923)
Cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini, William Gillespie, Wallace Howe, Mark Jones. Directed by Hugh Fay. ~ ~ ~ Snub uses several creative inventions to assist him in his daily routine, including his now-famous magnet car. One of the truly classic short films of the silent era. 13 minutes.
Disc includes a preview and an image gallery.
Black & White
161 minutes total running time.
NTSC - Order # V1N4-N
PAL - Order # V1N4-P
Price $19.95 USD
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