Edna Purviance's bio

Currently working on Edna Purviance's family biography. Photo: Leading Ladies © used by ednapurviance.org

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

"1812" - 1912 Napoleon film about the Russia battle

With the "Napoleon" event drawing nearer in London, here is a look at a 1912 silent film called "1812."  Created to mark Russia's centenary year since their fight with Napoleon, it's said to be the first  film ever made about that battle. About 27 minutes long.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Happy Birthday, Edna Purviance!

October 21, 1895, silent film star, Edna Purviance was born in Paradise Valley, Nevada. Happy Birthday, Edna! (ednapurviance.org)