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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.
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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.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/1/2011
  • UPC: 738329082925
  • Source: Kino Video
  • Sound: silent
  • Time: 11:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 78,306

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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Menu

Disc #1 -- Broken Blossoms
   Feature Start
   Chapter Selection
   Special Features
      Introduction by Lillian Gish
      "The Chink & the Child" (The Complete Text by Thomas Burke)
      About the Score
      "Broken Blossoms" the Song
         Play Song
      D.W. Griffith on Leading Ladies
Disc #2 -- Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
   Start Feature
   Special Features
      Film: Dr. Pyckle and Mr. Pride (1925, Starring Stan Laurel)
      Film: Dr. Jeckeyll and Mr. Hyde (1920, Excerpt , Starring Sheldon Lewis)
      Audio: The Transformation Scene (1909 Featuring Len Spencer)
      Essay: The Many Faces of Jeckyll/Hyde
      Info: About the Score (The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra)
         About The Score
         About The Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
Disc #3 -- Blood and Sand
   Start Feature
   Supplemental Features
      Introduction By Orson Welles
      Theatrical Trailer
      The Love Theme
      Valentino "Speaks"
      Parody By Will Rogers
      Funeral Footage
      Ibanez and The Novel
      About The Score
         About The Score
Disc #4 -- The Thief of Bagdad
   Start Film
   Scene Selection
      Start
   Special Features
      Introduction by Orson Welles
      Rare Outtake Footage
      Matte Photography Outtake
      Excerpt of Paul Leni's "Waxworks"
         Play Clip
      Excerpt of Georges Méllès's "Arabian Nights" ("Le Palais des Mille et Une Nuits," 1905)
      About the Score
      Excerpts pf the ouvenir Program Book
Disc #5 -- The General, Disc 1: The Feature Film
   Play Film
   Audio Setup
      Music Composed and Conducted By Carl Davis, Performed By the Thames Silents Orchestra: 2.0 Stereo
      Music Composed and Conducted By Carl Davis, Performed By the Thames Silents Orchestra: 5.1 Surround
      Music Arranged and Directed By Robert Israel: 2.0 Stereo
      Theatre Organ Score Performed By Lee Erwin: 2.0 Stereo
   Scene Selection
Disc #6 -- The General, Disc 2: Special Features
   Video Tour of the Authentic General
   Tour of Filming Locations
   Behind-the-Scenes Home Movies Footage
   Intro By Gloria Swanson
   Intro By Orson Welles
   "The Buster Express"
   Photo Gallery
Disc #7 -- 'It' plus Clara Bow: Discovering the "It" Girl
   Begin Feature: 'It'
   Chapter Selections: 'It'
   Begin Feature: Clara Bow: Discovering the 'It' Girl
   Chapter Selections: Clara Bow: Discovering the 'It' Girl
Set-Up
   Subtitles
      French
      Spanish
      Off
   Audio
      Dolby Digital Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary
   Audio Commentary by Film Historian Enno Patalas: English
      On
      Off
Special Features
   The Metropolis Case
      Start
      Chapters
      Set-Up
         Subtitles: English
         French
         Spanish
         Off
   The Restoration
      Start
   Photo Galleries
      The Making of Metropolis Production Stills
         Enter
      Missing Scenes
         Enter
      Architectural Sketches
         Enter
      Costume Designs
         Enter
      Posters
         Enter
   Biographies
      Fritz Lang
      Thea Von Harbou
      Erich Pommer
      Karl Freund
      Günther Rittau
      Otto Hunte
      Erich Kettelhut
      Gottfried Huppertz
      Brigitte Helm
      Gustav Fröhlich
      Rudolf Klein-Rogge
      Alfred Abel
      Heinrich George
   Facts & Dates
   DVD-Credits
Disc #8 -- Metropolis
   The Film
   Chapter
Set-Up
   Subtitles
      French
      Spanish
      Off
   Audio
      Dolby Digital Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary
   Audio Commentary by Film Historian Enno Patalas: English
      On
      Off
Special Features
   The Metropolis Case
      Start
      Chapters
      Set-Up
         Subtitles: English
         French
         Spanish
         Off
   The Restoration
      Start
   Photo Galleries
      The Making of Metropolis Production Stills
         Enter
      Missing Scenes
         Enter
      Architectural Sketches
         Enter
      Costume Designs
         Enter
      Posters
         Enter
   Biographies
      Fritz Lang
      Thea Von Harbou
      Erich Pommer
      Karl Freund
      Günther Rittau
      Otto Hunte
      Erich Kettelhut
      Gottfried Huppertz
      Brigitte Helm
      Gustav Fröhlich
      Rudolf Klein-Rogge
      Alfred Abel
      Heinrich George
   Facts & Dates
   DVD-Credits
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