Scene from "Sherlock Jr" starring Buster Keaton
Tradepaper advertisement for "Sherlock Jr."
Tradepaper advertisement for Buster Keaton's "Sherlock Jr."
Tradepaper advertisement for Buster Keaton's film "Sherlock Jr."
A scene from the Buster Keaton film "Sherlock Jr."
Georges Melies -- film pioneer, portrayed by Sir Ben Kingsley in the film "Hugo"
A colorful screencap from the Georges Melies film "The Witch," 1906
A screencap from the Georges Melies film "The Man with the Rubber Head," 1902
Conrad Veidt as "The Man Who Laughs"
Screencap from the film 'The Penalty' starring Lon Chaney as an amputee.
Screencap from the lost Tod Browning film 'London After Midnight,' starring Lon Chaney
Screencap from the first true Hitchcock film, "The Lodger"
Lon Chaney as The Phantom from "Phantom of the Opera" from 1925. This sequence was shot in an early form of Technicolor.
Screencap of Max Schreck as Count Orlok in the iconic "Nosferatu"
'The Cat' stalks Laura La Plante in "The Cat and the Canary" from 1927
Screencap of Conrad Veidt as Cesare from 1919's "Cabinet of Dr. Caligari."