Silent Films

  • 'Raja Harishchandra': The genius of Phalke 03-05-2013 05:36 PM

    'Raja Harishchandra' was made by the father of Indian cinema Dada Saheb Phalke in 1913. ...
  • 99 years later, Raja Harishchandra (1913) goes 3D

    Pixelated |  Soumyadip Choudhury
    In India, cinema isn't just a passion. It is frenzical. We have perhaps inherited this acute addiction from the man who started it all, 99...

  • Alleged Marilyn Monroe porn film to be auctioned 21-07-2011 01:16 PM

    Los Angeles: One of the only two known copies of an alleged porn short film starring screen icon Marilyn Monroe is being auctioned at Buenos Aires film collecting festival. The initial price of the print is $ 500,000 at the auction, which takes place from August 6 to 7 at...
  • Silent movie on Kerala temple taken out of box 20-07-2011 12:09 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: While discovery of huge treasures from vaults of the famed Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala's capital has revived interest in history and culture of Travancore, a silent film made in 1933 focussing on a turbulent phase in the princely state's history has been taken out of the box where it...
  • Silence marks his directorial debut 26-12-2006 11:31 PM

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