A Straight Crook 1921

A straight crook

“The lucky fellow — He found $10,000 worth of cocktails — and drank them both”.

Eddie Boland is forced to work as a bell-hop to pay his rent.


Produced by Hal Roach

Writer: Hal Roach (story)
Stars: Eddie Boland, Ethel Broadhurst, Harold Adkins



Don Juan Tenorio 1921

Don Juan Tenorio

For this movie no English subs. The Intertitles are in Spanish.

Known in Seville for his daring and his fame as a conqueror, Don Juan Tenorio was accustomed to getting away with all the moves he made, whether in the game, in the duels in the fights or in the love of the women he wanted. Until one day, for a bet, he crosses the path of Dona Ines de Ulloa, a young novice about to become a nun who will love him and make him change his life.

Directed by Ricardo de Baños

Cast: Fortunio Bonanova , Inocencia Alcubierre , Ramón Quadreny

Love Never Dies 1921


John and Tilly’s happy marriage is ruined when Tilly’s father finds out about the scandalous past of John’s mother. John, unaware of his father-in-law’s meddling, thinks Tilly has left him, and he leaves town. Her father leads Tilly to believe that John has died in an accident, and he pushes her to marry someone else…

Director: King Vidor
Writers: William Nathaniel Harben (story “The Cottage of Delight”), King Vidor (adaptation)
Stars: Lloyd Hughes, Madge Bellamy, Joseph Bennett



Sands Of Sacrifice 1921

Also Known as Tangled Trails


Corporal Jack Borden, of the Northwest Mounted Police, trails the man who killed his partner to New York City. The killer is an unscrupulous promoter who is selling worthless stock in a gold mine. Borden, with the help of Blanche Hall, locates the man in a Bowery dive, but he escapes and Borden tracks him back to Canada. Along the way, he discovers that Blanche and his sweetheart, Milly, are long-separated sisters and brings about a reconciliation.
– Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Director: Charles Bartlett
Writers: Charles Bartlett (story)
Stars: Neal Hart, Violet Palmer, Gladys Hampton


Among Those Present 1921

among those presant

An ambitious coat-room checker impersonates an English nobleman.

Director: Fred C. Newmeyer
Music composed by: Robert Israel
Screenplay: Hal Roach, Sam Taylor, H. M. Walker
Story by: Hal Roach, Sam Taylor

Stars: Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, James T. Kelley

The Bell Hop 1921

The Bellhop

A government official staying in a hotel puts some important secret papers in the hotel safe. A ring of spies out to get the papers manages to steal them from the safe, and a lady government agent enlists the help of the hotel’s bumbling bellhop in getting back the papers and breaking up the spy ring.
– Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

Initial release: September 18, 1921
Directors: Larry Semon, Norman Taurog
Screenplay: Larry Semon, Norman Taurog
Story by: Larry Semon, Norman Taurog
Producers: Larry Semon, Albert E. Smith
Stars: Larry Semon, Oliver Hardy, Frank Alexander

The Idle Class 1921


the idle class

The Idle Class is a 1921 American silent film written and directed by Charlie Chaplin for First National Pictures. Wikipedia
Initial release: September 25, 1921 (USA)
Director: Charlie Chaplin
Producer: Charlie Chaplin
Screenplay: Charlie Chaplin
Cinematography: Roland Totheroh

Stars: Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Charles Aber