There’s an entire genre of films from the early 1900s that you’ve probably never heard of.
It’s made up of hundreds of black-and-white silent films featuring stories of adventure, romance, politics, comedy, and more. These films captivated audiences of their time, but most of them no longer exist for us to watch today.
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