Last week, I asked my readers to share how old they were when they watched their first silent film and the results are in! A big thanks to everyone who participated.Continue reading “Poll Results: How Old Were You When You Saw Your First Silent Film?”
We’ve done polls about ages and locations but I want to know how old you were when you saw a silent movie for the first time.Continue reading “At What Age Did You Watch Your First Silent Film?”
Well, I asked and you answered and now I am going to share the results with you. Where in the world are the readers located?Continue reading “Where in the World Are You? Readers Share Their Locations”
I thought it would be fun to poll everyone and discover where silent movie fans are located. We’re going pretty basic here, just a poll by continent. Feel free to share more info in the comments (specific country, etc.) if you feel comfortable but it is by no means required.Continue reading “Silent Movie Fans, Where in the World Are You?”
Last week, I asked you, readers, to choose November’s theme and one choice was the favorite by far!Continue reading “You Chose My Theme Month! In November, We’re Lost and Found”
Well, the results are in and we have a winner in the Silent Swashbuckler Tournament!Continue reading “And the Champion Silent Swashbuckler is…”
The final round is here and only two silent swashbucklers remain. The final four, Scaramouche, The Thief of Bagdad, The Mark of Zorro and The Sea Hawk, are all amazing cinematic accomplishments and beloved entertainment but two were knocked out of the running.Continue reading “The Final Round of the Silent Swashbuckler Tournament: Grit and Realism vs. Style and Flair”
You love your swashbucklers and this poll’s results will determine which exciting costumed adventurers will make it to the finals!Continue reading “The Silent Swashbuckler Tournament Final Four”
A while back, I asked my readers to tell me how old they are and participation in the accompanying poll was quite high. So, here are the results:Continue reading “How Old Are Silent Movie Fans? My Readers Answered”
I asked the readers of this site to answer a brief survey telling me how many silent films they have seen so far this year. Here are the results!Continue reading “Readers Respond: How Many Silent Films They Have Seen So Far This Year”
I ran a similar survey a couple of years back but I wanted to come back again and see if anything has changed. See, every few months there is a clickbait article of some kind claiming that Millennials are killing old movies or something like that.Continue reading “Survey: How Old Are Silent Movie Fans?”
I asked my readers to vote on which decade of the silent era they would like to learn more about and the 1910s won by a landslide.Continue reading “Poll Results: 1910s for the Win!”
I’ve run similar polls in the past asking readers which decade they like the best but this one is a little different. I want to know which decade of silent filmmaking you want to learn about.Continue reading “Poll: Which Decade of Silent Film Would You Like to Learn More About?”
The results are in on the poll I posted last week! I asked readers to share which extras they liked best.Continue reading “Poll Results: Readers Share Which Extras They Like Best”
While physical media is not as popular as it once was, it is still the best resource for silent films and companies like Criterion and Flicker Alley are releasing some loaded DVDs and Blurays that are little treasure boxes of bonus content.
I ran a poll on Twitter recently about what changes would help you, silent film fans, watch more silent movies next year. I thought I would offer the same choices to readers of the site with the added flexibility of the poll system I use. (Twitter polls are notoriously limiting.)
Summer is rapidly approaching and I want to take the opportunity to feature some warm weather recipes from the 1929 Photoplay Cookbook. How does some nice punch strike you? (“How would you like a nice Hawaiian Punch?”) However, this particular recipe has a small mystery attached to it.
I took a look at my ongoing project to cook every single recipe in the Photoplay Cookbook and realized that I am up to the mid-70s. That means I have a milestone coming up and I want you to help me decide the best way to mark it.
I asked my readers to submit ideas for a theme month and they came through with some really spectacular suggestions. Now it’s time to vote on the final choice.
We’ve been having a crush-tastic few months here at Movies Silently. First, everyone named their top silent movie crushes, then I asked everyone to vote on the top 4 in the ladies and gents division. Well, the results are in and we’re ready to crown our crush king and queen.
A while back, I asked my readers to share their silent movie crushes. A great time was had by all and so I decided to revisit our choices and find a way for all of us have a bit of fun our crushes.