AMERICAN SLAPSTICK VOL. 2
This is a 3-disc collection of seminal works and archival rarities featuring silent comedy legends and forgotten clowns, from the first film directed by Charlie Chaplin to early works by almost unrecognizable Harold Lloyd and Stan Laurel.
View clip (.mpg)
AU BONHEUR DES DAMES
Directed by Julien Duvivier, 1930
German-born romantic actress Dita Parlo (Grand Illusion
) stars as Denise, an orphan girl who comes to Paris to find work in her uncle's small shop, but instead takes a job in the big, glamorous department store across the street. When her employer begins demolishing buildings in the neighborhood, her uncle's store is the last one in the crosshairs. Silent with English,
French, or German intertitles.