Silent films are famous for their red hot romances and so what better place to learn how to flirt? Silent movie stars, show your stuff!
First, you’ll need a killer pickup line.
Agriculture + romantic intentions = sweet cabbage love! (Get it? Get it? I used to work in a bookstore and there was a book called Sweet Savage Love and… where are you going?) This is from The Captive.
Next, you need some body language!
Yep, Mary Pickford has it! Work those shoulders, Mary! (Pickford is an underrated comedian. Just thought I would mention that.) This is from The Love Light.
You also need romantic eyes.
Colleen Moore gives it a shot in Ella Cinders. What do you think?
Finally, you need a target. What about that strapping Russian fellow over there?
Okay, so maybe he’s busy spying on a double agent but you can still get his attention. This is from Michael Strogoff.
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