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  1. Robert Harris

    Blu-ray Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Lon Chaney: Before the Thousand Faces -- in Blu-ray

    For the record, a nitrate vault fire can be caused by something as insignificant as as spark from an errant light switch, most of which in nitrate vaults, are on the exterior wall.
  2. Robert Harris

    Blu-ray Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Lon Chaney: Before the Thousand Faces -- in Blu-ray

    I stand by my words. Huge difference between a vault fire, and an exec edict to destroy elements. Please look at the number of M-G-M silents that survived.
  3. Robert Harris

    Blu-ray Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Lon Chaney: Before the Thousand Faces -- in Blu-ray

    London After Midnight no longer survives by chance, and bad luck, not by design. M-G-M took quite good care of its silent library.
  4. Robert Harris

    Blu-ray Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Lon Chaney: Before the Thousand Faces -- in Blu-ray

    Not a backstory of any importance. Universal had a purge in 1948, and destroyed their entire silent library.
  5. Robert Harris

    Blu-ray Review A Few Words About A few words about...™ - Lon Chaney: Before the Thousand Faces -- in Blu-ray

    These are the little discs that could. With a tiny potential audience, Ben Model's Undercrank Productions is going full passion ahead in releasing two sets of Very early Lon Chaney films. Pre-Lon Chaney in a way, all preserved by The Library of Congress. Appropriately entitled "Before the...
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