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"I had the greatest sidekick in westerns. Better than Gabby Hayes, better than Smiley Burnette. Al's career dated back to the old Keystone studios, and he could still do amazing stunt work. He helped choreograph fight scenes, helped other actors with their falls, and during the breaks he would tell wonderful stories about the silent movie days." Buster Crabbe

Some of the stunts he did are unbelievable. No special effects in silent movies, he is really up that high and falling th.

Lon Chaney circa 1905 - Both of Chaney's parents were deaf, & as a child of deaf adults Chaney became skilled in pantomime. He entered a stage career in 1902, and began traveling with popular Vaudeville & theater acts.

Lon Chaney circa 1905 - Both of Chaney's parents were deaf, & as a child of deaf adults Chaney became skilled in pantomime. He entered a stage career in and began traveling with popular Vaudeville & theater acts.

Lon Chaney, Sr. in "The Penalty" 1920.    See more at: https://www.facebook.com/LonChaneySrManOf1000Faces

Lon Chaney, Sr. in "The Penalty" 1920. See more at: https://www.facebook.com/LonChaneySrManOf1000Faces

eonidas Frank "Lon" Chaney (April 1, 1883 – August 26, 1930) was an American stage and film actor, director and screenwriter. He is regarded as one of the most versatile and powerful actors of early cinema, renowned for his characterizations of tortured, often grotesque and afflicted characters, and his groundbreaking artistry with makeup.[1] Chaney was known for his starring roles in such silent horror films as The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) and The Phantom of the Opera (1925). His…

Lon Chaney (April 1883 – August at 47 Born: Leonidas Frank Chaney, was an American actor during the age of silent films.

Al St John - nephew of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, and frequent supporting comedian in the Arbuckle shorts (a very athletic guy, nearly as good as Keaton)

Al St John - nephew of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, and frequent supporting comedian in the Arbuckle shorts. Quite the athletic & handsome chap.

A partir do dia 17 de novembro a Galeria Olido, no centro de São Paulo, começa a exibir três filmes do famoso diretor e ator inglês Charles Chaplin, um dos ícones do cinema mudo, em parceria com o grupo Encontros de Estudos da Palhaçaria. Os filmes são: "Tempos modernos". Dia 17, 19h; "Luzes da cidade". Dia 21, 17h; "O garoto". Dia 24, 17h, gratuito.

Charlie Chaplin and "Scraps" from the famous silent film: "A Dog's Life"

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