Born: October 14, 1893, Springfield, OH
Died: February 27, 1993, New York City, NY
Celebrated silent movie star with a long career in "talkies" - for example, Night of the Hunter 1955.
Lillian Gish and John Gilbert 1926
From La Boheme
Lillian Gish, 1921
Lillian Gish - The Wind 1924
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From former screen legends who have faded into obscurity to new revelations about the biggest movie stars, Valderrama unearths the most fascinating little-known tales from the birth of Hollywood through its Golden Age.
Winner of the 2020 Peter C. Rollins Book Award
Longlisted for the 2020 Moving Image Book Award by the Kraszna-Krausz Foundation
Named a 2019 Richard Wall Memorial Award Finalist by the Theatre Library Association