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Janelle Vreeland
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Social media community manager, writer, Hawksian woman.
Social media community manager, writer, Hawksian woman.

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Lions and Tigers and Colonel Selig
The kind folks at  Classic Movie Hub  have given me the opportunity to create a series of posts dedicated to the history of silent film in Chicago. The second post about Selig Polyscope post is live here , and here's an excerpt to get you started...  In the...

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Review: "The Mishaps of Musty Suffer"
Ben Model has done it again. Today marks the official release of Model's most recent Kickstarter venture, " The Mishaps of Musty Suffer ," and this latest offering is every bit as entertaining as the last. Musty Suffer is the title character in a series of ...

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The Man Behind the Film: An Interview with Accidentally Preserved's Ben Model
Recently, silent film accompanist/film historian Ben Model released the second installment of his “Accidentally Preserved” series. The DVD features nine more restored versions of previously thought lost and rare silent films, all with brand new musical acco...

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"For her, all seven deadly sins!"
Today in Geek History: In 1927, the very first feature length sci-fi movie, Metropolis, released into theaters. Happy 87th Anniversary!
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Jeanne Iver: Elinor Glyn's "Find" from Akron, Ohio
A decade before Elinor Glyn declared Clara Bow the It Girl, she hand-picked another rising star to bring her original stories to the big screen. When the tradepapers reported that Jeanne Iver (sometimes credited as Jeanne Ivers) had been selected to play th...

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A Star is Born – Gloria Swanson at Essanay
Young Gloria Swanson Thanks to my recent work with  Essanay , I was given the exciting opportunity to pen a series of blog posts for the wonderful  Classic Movie Hub  site. The third post is live, and all about Chicago's own Gloria Swanson and her time with...

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Gilbert M. Anderson and the Rise of the Western Star
G.M. "Broncho Billy" Anderson Thanks to my recent work with  Essanay , I was given the exciting opportunity to pen a series of blog posts for the wonderful  Classic Movie Hub  site. The second post is live, and all about Broncho Billy himself. Here's an exc...

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Charlie Chaplin at Essanay
Charlie Chaplin Essanay advertisement Thanks to my recent with Essanay , I was given the exciting opportunity to pen a series of blog posts for the wonderful Classic Movie Hub site. I'm honored and flattered that the wonderful folks there would give me the ...

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