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The King of Kings: General Release Version (1927) Cecil B. DeMille, master of the epic film, directed a cast of thousands in this silent, spectacular cinematic reenactment of Christ's life -- one of the highest-grossing movies of its time. H.B. Warner, Ernest Torrence and Joseph Schildkraut star in the lavish production. This newly restored digital transfer of the 1931 release has a revamped musical score. Extras include clips from the making of the film, cast portraits and production…

Ernest Torrence in C.B. DeMill's 1927 King of Kings.

Ben-Hur: Collector's Edition: The Silent Version (1925) Before William Wyler's grand epic, this 1925 silent version of Ben-Hur stunned audiences with lavish sets and a spectacular chariot race. An orchestral score from acclaimed Hollywood composer Carl Davis is added to this version of Fred Niblo's film. The picture went on to become the third-highest-grossing silent film of all time. Ramon Novarro stars as Judah Ben-Hur, Francis X. Bushman plays Messala, and May McAvoy takes on the role of…

Ernest Ian Torrence, Elsie Torrence And Ernest Torrence At The Movie Premiere Of King Of Kings At Grauman's Chinese Theater

Somewhere In TIme ~ One of my all time favorite movies

Margaret Dumont & Groucho Marx "Animal Crackers" via Pete Davis This photo is of the ballroom scene from the stage version of "Animal Crackers". This scene was left out of the film version. Margaret Dumont was the best straight man in comedy.

from The Frisky

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Watch “West Side Story,” Read Defending Jacob & Make Fancy-Pants Marshmallows

I sing along to this one all the time.