Posted by Neve on Mar 21, 2020
Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers
Posted by The Metzinger Sisters on Aug 3, 2017
This weekend Christina Wehner is hosting the En Pointe Blogathon, a three-day event celebrating films that spotlight that beautiful and centuries old form of dance known as ballet. One of the most overlooked Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer films of the 1940s - The Unfinished Dance - just so read more
Old Hollywood Films
Posted by Amanda Garrett on Nov 11, 2015
Today, I'm celebrating Grace Kelly's Nov. 12 birthday with a review of her penultimate film, The Swan (1956). The photo above shows Kelly with co-star Alec Guinness.
This article is part of The Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon hosted by The Wonderful World of Cinema.
Grace Kelly's next to last read more
Posted by on Jun 16, 2014
This Friday, June 20th, Christie's will auction off one of Grace Kelly's dresses from The Swan (1956) in London. It is an exciting occasion. Created by MGM legend Helen Rose, this is an example of influential costume design that also immediately impacted fashion and continues to read more
Noir and Chick Flicks
Posted by Silentfilmfanatic on Jun 21, 2010
“The Swan” (1925) is a silent romantic comedy starring Frances Howard, Adolphe Menjou and Ricardo Cortez. Directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki, this film is about a love that cannot be. Set in a fictitious European kingdom, Princess Alexandra of Beldonia, played by Frances Howard, is secret read more