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Dirigible (1931) was a Adventure - Action Film directed by Frank Capra and produced by Frank Capra and Harry Cohn.

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Clearing Out My DVR Part 2: Madam Satan (1930); A Dress, A Dirigible and a Dame

By FlickChick on Nov 8, 2018 From A Person in the Dark

I love my DVR. Next to the Keurig coffee maker and the GPS, it is an invention that changed my life for the better. However, unlike the coffee maker, which gratifies me instantly with hot coffee and the GPS, that provides quick and (usually) correct directions, the DVR requires that I actually watch... Read full article

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The production was shot during a California heat wave. To form vapor on the breath and give the impression that the pilots were in the Antarctic, the performers were given lumps of 'dry ice' (frozen carbon dioxide) in metal boxes to put in their mouths. Hobart Bosworth found the box cumbersome and simply put the ice in his mouth. He lost his tongue and most of his lower jaw.
Boris Karloff supposedly had a small part as a member of the failed dirigible expedition, but he was not seen in the movie; Richard Loo supposedly made his film debut, but he also was not seen in the movie.
Debut of Richard Loo.
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