Artists: the Best of Kino's Silent Classics, Vol. 1

Artists: the Best of Kino's Silent Classics, Vol. 1

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Director: Clarence G. Badger, Clyde Bruckman, Courtney Love, D.W. Griffith

Cast: Clarence G. Badger, Clyde Bruckman, Courtney Love, D.W. Griffith

     
 
This box set pays homage to the luminaries of early cinema, including Clara Bow, Buster Keaton, Rudolph Valentino, John Barrymore, Brigitte Helm and Lillian Gish, with a series of silent classics. Contents include Metropolis, The Thief of Bagdad, The General, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Broken Blossoms and Blood & Sand.

Overview

This box set pays homage to the luminaries of early cinema, including Clara Bow, Buster Keaton, Rudolph Valentino, John Barrymore, Brigitte Helm and Lillian Gish, with a series of silent classics. Contents include Metropolis, The Thief of Bagdad, The General, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Broken Blossoms and Blood & Sand.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/01/2011
UPC:
0738329082925
Source:
Kino Video
Sound:
[silent]
Time:
11:40:00
Sales rank:
17,077

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Courtney Love Narrator
Alfred Abel Joh Fredersen
Douglas Fairbanks The Thief of Bagdad
John Barrymore Dr. Jekyll/Mr. Hyde
Lillian Gish Lucy Burrows
Rudolph Valentino Juan Gallardo
Buster Keaton Johnnie Gray
Clara Bow Betty Lou
Gustav Froehlich Freder
Lila Lee Carmen
Martha Mansfield Millicent Carew
Richard Barthelmess Cheng Haun, the Yellow Man
Snitz Edwards His Evil Associate
Antonio Moreno Cyrus Waltham
Donald Crisp Battling Burrows
Julanne Johnston The Princess
Marion Mack Annabelle Lee
Nita Naldi Dona Sol,Miss Gina
Rudolf Klein-Rogge Rotwang
Anna May Wong The Mongol Slave
Edward Peil Evil Eye
George Field El Nacional
Glen Cavender Capt. Anderson
Louis Wolheim Music Hall Proprietor
Theodor Loos Josaphat/Joseph
William Austin Monty
Arthur Howard Burrow's Manager
Cecil Clovelly Edward Enfield
Charles Belcher The Holy Man
Heinrich George Grot (Foreman)
Jacqueline Gadsden Adela Van Norman
Jim Farley Gen, Thatcher
Walter Long Plumitas
Brigitte Helm Maria/Robot
Fred Vroom Southern General
Julia Swayne Gordon Mrs. Van Norman

Technical Credits
Clarence G. Badger Director
Clyde Bruckman Director
D.W. Griffith Director
Fred Niblo Director
Fritz Lang Director
John S. Robertson Director
Raoul Walsh Director
Buster Keaton Director
Josef von Sternberg Director

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Broken Blossoms
1. Opening Titles [9:40]
2. Sordid Realities [4:24]
3. Battling [3:25]
4. The Girl [10:22]
5. The Shopping Trip [9:55]
6. The Usual Rage [6:30]
7. A Fateful Collapse [4:16]
8. Waking in Heaven [6:40]
9. Word Travels [12:24]
10. The Lowering Storm [6:27]
11. Lucy's Homecoming [9:39]
12. Sanctuary [5:29]
Disc #2 -- Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
255. Chapter Selection
1. Opening Titles [4:20]
2. The Human Repair Shop [9:06]
3. The Music Hall [9:22]
4. The Transformation [6:28]
5. A Place to Hyde [7:32]
6. Victims of His Depravity [3:33]
7. Den of Iniquity [7:40]
8. Seeking the Secret [4:28]
9. The Beast Unleashed [9:20]
10. The Cure [3:42]
11. The Creeping Horror [5:30]
12. Millicent's Discovery [6:32]
Disc #3 -- Blood and Sand
255. Scene Selection
1. Opening Titles [3:41]
2. Playing at Bull-Fighting [6:03]
3. A Son of No Account [6:40]
4. Triumphant Return [5:52]
5. The Grim Philosopher [1:32]
6. The Cafe Idol [5:20]
7. Eating Iron [3:46]
8. His Wedding Night [7:01]
9. The Idol of Spain [6:05]
10. Into the Ring [10:47]
11. Troubles at Home [3:51]
12. The Den of Dona Sol [10:05]
13. A Change in Juan [9:18]
14. No Escape in Rinconada [5:09]
15. The Bandit's Arrival [14:19]
16. A Noble Heart-Broken [9:07]
Disc #4 -- The Thief of Bagdad
1. Opening Titles [1:24]
2. A Street in Bagdad [4:59]
3. The Magic Basket [5:40]
4. Crime & Punishment [5:56]
5. A Mongol Prince [5:29]
6. Invading the Palace [7:55]
7. Fleeing the Palace [5:16]
8. Parade of Suitors [17:00]
9. Wooing the Princess [8:28]
10. The Princess Chooses [14:31]
11. A New Challenge [14:10]
12. The Defile [3:05]
13. Fire, Monsters & Trees [7:11]
14. Forbidden Treasures [9:18]
15. The Mongol's Apple [6:04]
16. A Princess in Distress [1:31]
17. Outcome Undetermined [9:01]
18. The Mongols Attack [4:54]
19. A Thief to the Rescue [6:52]
20. Happiness Earned [8:40]
Disc #5 -- The General, Disc 1: The Feature Film
1. Opening Titles [:08]
2. A Courtin' [2:21]
3. Enlistment [3:08]
4. Thatcher's Plot [5:57]
5. Hot Pursuit [3:43]
6. Heavy Artillery [5:27]
7. Obstacles [2:51]
8. Enemy Lines [5:48]
9. Espionage [3:58]
10. The General Reclaimed [9:05]
11. Water and Fuel [7:29]
12. Fleeing Texas [6:35]
13. Burning Bridges [4:03]
14. The Big Crash [6:32]
15. Battle Royal [1:35]
16. Heroes of the Day [4:39]
Disc #7 -- 'It' plus Clara Bow: Discovering the "It" Girl
1. Opening Titles [5:50]
2. A Mere Shopgirl [5:30]
3. Gashouse Gables [3:02]
4. Her New Dress [3:57]
5. Dinner at the Ritz [7:30]
6. The First Thousand [3:53]
7. Amusement [7:14]
8. A Scandal Is Born [9:17]
9. Among the Jobless [4:32]
10. The Cruise [7:56]
11. The Uninvited Guest [6:20]
12. S.O.S. [5:35]
1. Opening Titles [2:52]
2. A Way Out of Brooklyn [6:22]
3. Working Girl [14:26]
4. The Girl Who Had 'It' [13:23]
5. Sound & Fury [10:10]
6. Heart's Desire [15:00]
Rotwang Persecutes Maria
18. Rotwang Persecutes Maria [3:21]
Freder in the Cathedral
19. Freder in the Cathedral [3:32]
Rotwang Hassles Maria
20. Rotwang Hassles Maria [5:07]
The Transformation
21. The Transformation [2:41]
Freder's Collapse
22. Freder's Collapse [2:23]
The Dance of the Whore of Babylon
23. The Dance of the Whore of Babylon [4:59]
Josaphat's Report for Freder
24. Josaphat's Report for Freder [3:24]
A Call for Rebellion
25. A Call for Rebellion [4:58]
The Storming of the Heart Machine
26. The Storming of the Heart Machine [4:34]
Destroying the Heart Machine
27. Destroying the Heart Machine [4:00]
The Doom of the Worker's City
28. The Doom of the Worker's City [3:24]
Saving the Children
29. Saving the Children [3:52]
Witch Hunt
30. Witch Hunt [5:55]
A Stake in Front of the Cathedral
31. A Stake in Front of the Cathedral [3:52]
Maria's Rescue and Rotwang's End
32. Maria's Rescue and Rotwang's End [3:31]
Finale and End Credits
33. Finale and End Credits [3:49]
Special Features
1. The Metropolis Case
2. From Art to Cinema
3. From Caligari to Metropolis
4. From Vienna to Berlin
5. The Making of Metropolis
6. Imaginary Architecture
7. Viewing Machines
8. Special Effects
9. Sound Pictures
10. The Unmaking
11. The Remaking
12. After Metropolis
Disc #8 -- Metropolis
1. Opening Credits, Prelude [3:13]
2. Shift Change [2:22]
3. The Club of the Sons [:57]
4. The Eternal Gardens [1:58]
5. Love at First Sight [3:24]
6. To Moloch Machine [3:53]
7. To the New Tower of Babel! [1:11]
8. Joh Fredersen [2:56]
9. Dialogue With the Father [3:01]
10. Suspicious Plans [3:59]
11. Freder Engages Josaphat [2:33]
12. Freder Meets Georgy [3:11]
13. Fredersen at Rotwang's House [2:38]
14. The Machine Man [2:38]
15. The Call of the Catacombs [5:50]
16. Maria's Sermon [4:20]
17. And the Power's Answer [6:51]
Rotwang Persecutes Maria
18. Rotwang Persecutes Maria [3:21]
Freder in the Cathedral
19. Freder in the Cathedral [3:32]
Rotwang Hassles Maria
20. Rotwang Hassles Maria [5:07]
The Transformation
21. The Transformation [2:41]
Freder's Collapse
22. Freder's Collapse [2:23]
The Dance of the Whore of Babylon
23. The Dance of the Whore of Babylon [4:59]
Josaphat's Report for Freder
24. Josaphat's Report for Freder [3:24]
A Call for Rebellion
25. A Call for Rebellion [4:58]
The Storming of the Heart Machine
26. The Storming of the Heart Machine [4:34]
Destroying the Heart Machine
27. Destroying the Heart Machine [4:00]
The Doom of the Worker's City
28. The Doom of the Worker's City [3:24]
Saving the Children
29. Saving the Children [3:52]
Witch Hunt
30. Witch Hunt [5:55]
A Stake in Front of the Cathedral
31. A Stake in Front of the Cathedral [3:52]
Maria's Rescue and Rotwang's End
32. Maria's Rescue and Rotwang's End [3:31]
Finale and End Credits
33. Finale and End Credits [3:49]
Special Features
1. The Metropolis Case
2. From Art to Cinema
3. From Caligari to Metropolis
4. From Vienna to Berlin
5. The Making of Metropolis
6. Imaginary Architecture
7. Viewing Machines
8. Special Effects
9. Sound Pictures
10. The Unmaking
11. The Remaking
12. After Metropolis

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