The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog
Posted by Dan Day Jr. on Apr 18, 2016
Recently I took the opportunity to purchase the Kino Blu-ray of Douglas Fairbanks' THE BLACK PIRATE for only $7. It's one of my best home video deals, since the disc is jammed pack with extras and the movie itself is a grand adventure of the high seas.
When Douglas Fairbanks made THE BLACK PIRATE, read more
The Motion Pictures
Posted by Lindsey on Jun 18, 2012
(Image via douglasfairbanks.org) The Duke of Arnoldo (Douglas Fairbanks, Sr.) is a nobleman, sailing the high seas on a large ship and in the company of friendly crew. His luck takes a nosedive when his ship is looted and blown up with all hands on deck. By some kind of miracle, this Black Pirate read more
Noir and Chick Flicks
Posted by Silentfilmfanatic on Apr 7, 2011
“The Black Pirate” (1926) is a silent action drama starring Douglas Fairbanks, Billie Dove and Donald Crisp. Directed by Albert Parker and written by Douglas Fairbanks, this film is a particular favorite of many of Fairbanks’ loyal fans.
The story begins with a lot of treacherou read more