Harold Lloyd: Articles

Constance Cummings: Vastly Underrated Actress Went from Harold Lloyd to Eugene O'Neill

Constance Cummings: Actress went from minor, long-eyelashed Hollywood leading lady in Harold Lloyd and Frank Capra movies to starring in West End plays by Eugene O'Neill, Noël Coward and William Shakespeare. Constance Cummings: Vastly underrated actress should be better remembered Actress Constance Cummings, whose career spanned more than six decades […]

Barbara Kent Dead at 103: Last Adult Hollywood Silent Film Performer

Barbara Kent, a minor leading lady during the transition from silent to sound films, died October 13 in Palm Desert, in Southern California. A resident of the local Marrakesh Country Club, Kent was either 103 or 104. No cause of death was given. Barbara Kent was never a star. Not […]

Marion Davies & Clara Bow on TCM

Clara Bow, known as the “It” Girl, stars in the appropriately titled It Part III of Moguls & Movie Stars, A History of Hollywood, “The Dream Merchants,” narrated by Christopher Plummer, continues today (a rerun of Monday's presentation) on Turner Classic Movies (website). Accompanying features and shorts focus on 1920s […]

Harold Lloyd Movies

Silent-comedy fans will be rejoicing today, Aug. 5, '09, as Turner Classic Movies' “Summer Under the Stars” series continues with a day dedicated to Harold Lloyd, one of the biggest box office draws of the 1920s. Personally, I'm not a fan of knockabout silent comedies, which usually leave me as […]

Harold Lloyd 'Welcome Danger' Academy Screening

Photo © A.M.P.A.S. Press Release: New York, NY – The rarely seen silent version of Welcome Danger, Harold Lloyd's final silent film, will screen for “Monday Nights with Oscar®” audiences on Monday, October 16, ['06] at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy Theater at Lighthouse International in New York City. The […]

Harold Lloyd Rare Pictures: Academy Exhibition Showcases Silent Era Comedy Star

Harold Lloyd: Bespectacled, go-getting 'Average Joe' of silent comedies. Academy showcases rare Harold Lloyd photographs More than 100 rarely seen photographs of Harold Lloyd – along with Charles Chaplin and Buster Keaton, one of the top silent film comedy stars – will be showcased in the Academy of Motion Picture […]