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by Richard M Roberts
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies

Wishing has nothing to do with it, you are responsible for your own actions, common sense and self-preservation are the motivations for mine.

Or as they say, "with friends like you........"

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by Richard M Roberts
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies

That is correct, but you were only an audience member when you were at the show, you were not involved in any way in the on-site operation of the fest. We also comped you for Slapsticon, picked you up at the airport and dropped you off when you left when it was in Arlington, and took you out for a n...
by Richard M Roberts
Wed Sep 11, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Re: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with to bring you old movies

Well now, it is pretty obvious that this is a bunch of petty bullshit, but there are some things that warrant a comment or two: First, I would like to address Martin Grams, who doesn’t really have an axe to grind in this nonsense, but whom commented that he would have posted a positive review if he ...
by Richard M Roberts
Wed Sep 11, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies
Replies: 6
Views: 986

Light-shining the Cinewhiners: What we deal with just to bring you old movies

We thought you’d like to see some of the crap we have to put up with just to put out and share old movies with you. A few weeks ago, we had an altercation with a reviewer on amazon regarding the CHARLEY CHASE AT HAL ROACH VOLUME TWO set, here is the review, go to the comments section and read the 20...
by Richard M Roberts
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: John Cleese in conversation at Cornell University
Replies: 0
Views: 234

John Cleese in conversation at Cornell University

In case you haven't seen it, from 9/11/2017:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DqUlaDnmqQ&t=7s


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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE PULLMAN BRIDE (1917) Mack Swain, Chester Conklin, Gloria Swanson
Replies: 0
Views: 407

THE PULLMAN BRIDE (1917) Mack Swain, Chester Conklin, Gloria Swanson

Here's a big chunk of a rare Mack Sennett Paramount comedy released November 4, 1917, directed by Clarence Badger, and featuring Mack Swain, Chester Conklin, Gloria Swanson, Polly Moran, Tom Kennedy, Glen Cavender, and Lucille LaVarnie:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYOaWyUqlV0

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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CHARLEY CHASE AT HAL ROACH: THE TALKIES VOLUME TWO 1932-33 coming out this Tuesday
Replies: 20
Views: 4850

Re: CHARLEY CHASE AT HAL ROACH: THE TALKIES VOLUME TWO 1932-33 coming out this Tuesday

22 Amazon reviews in a weekend is a nice start, but there's a lot more of you out there who can make the effort, we're not impressed yet.

RICHARD M ROBERTS