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LILLIAN GISH, First Lady of Motion Pictures

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Lillian Gish: The Movies, Mr Griffith, and Me
Lillian Gish: The Movies, Mr Griffith, and Me
"Lillian's highly acclaimed and well regarded 1968 autobiography"
Dorothy and Lillian Gish
Dorothy and Lillian Gish
"Utterly charming and beautiful large picture book on the Gish sisters careers"
An Actor's Life for Me!
An Actor's Life for Me!
"Autobiography on her early days as a child actress written for children"
Lillian Gish: A Life on Stage and Screen
Lillian Gish: A Life on Stage and Screen
"Biography written by longtime friend"
Lillian Gish: Her Legend, Her Life
Lillian Gish: Her Legend, Her Life
"Author also wrote "Star Acting Gish Garbo Davis" in the 1970's which is long out of print"
The Movies in the Age of Innocence
The Movies in the Age of Innocence
"Much on Lillian in here including the author's famous 1927 essay "Lillian Gish, An Intrepretation""
D.W. Griffith - Years of Discovery 1909-1913
D.W. Griffith - Years of Discovery 1909-1913
"Many of Lillian's early film appearances including film debut AN UNSEEN ENEMY"
The Birth of a Nation
The Birth of a Nation
"1916 - Lillian makes history with as the star of this landmark film directed by D. W. Griffith"
Hearts of the World [VHS]
Hearts of the World [VHS]
"1918 - early feature notable not only for Lillian's fine work but sister Dorothy's comic turn"
The Greatest Question
The Greatest Question
"1918 - one of her less-remembered films with D. W. Griffith"
True Heart Susie & Hoodoo Ann
True Heart Susie & Hoodoo Ann
"1919 - Sentimental love story of wholesome but dull Lillian's unrequited love for a local boy"
Broken Blossoms (Deluxe Edition)
Broken Blossoms (Deluxe Edition)
"1919 - Lillian's heartbreaking performances rings true after almost 100 years"
Way Down East
Way Down East
"1920 - Lillian at the apex of her Griffith years in this box office smash"
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
"1921 -  Lillian & Dorothy in the classic Gish sisters picture of alltime"
The White Sister [VHS]
The White Sister [VHS]
"1923 -  Lillian's first post-Griffith film was a smash"
Romola
Romola
"1924 - epic tale costarring sister Dorothy Gish and William Powell"
La Boheme
La Boheme
"1926 - Silent tragic romance par excellence with Lillian as a meek little seamstress"
The Wind [VHS]
The Wind [VHS]
"1928 - Lillian at the peak of her MGM career in one of the last great silent movies"
One Romantic Night
One Romantic Night
"1930 - Lillian's talkie debut was an atypical glamourous romance movie for her."
His Double Life
His Double Life
"1933 - Lillian charms in this gentle comedy about a sheepish middle-aged man (Roland Young) who at last finds love."
Commandos Strike at Dawn
Commandos Strike at Dawn
"1943 - Lillian had a featured role in this WWII drama, her first film in 10 years"
Duel in the Sun
Duel in the Sun
"1946 - Lillian makes her Technicolor debut and earns an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress"
Portrait of Jennie
Portrait of Jennie
"1948 - Lillian charms in this lyrical classic in a smallish part as a kind nun"
The Night of the Hunter (The Criterion Collection)
The Night of the Hunter (The Criterion Collection)
"1955 - Arguably Lillian's greatest triumph in talkies, in a brillant performance as a backwoods woman who takes care of orphaned children"
The Unforgiven
The Unforgiven
"1960 - allstar block buster with Lillian in a pivotal part"
Follow Me, Boys!
Follow Me, Boys!
"1966 - Charming Lillian in strangely her only Disney film, she seems perfect for the studio's family films"
Comedians [VHS]
Comedians [VHS]
"1967 - Lillian has a featured role in this Elizabeth Taylor - Richard Burton vehicle"
Warning Shot
Warning Shot
"1967 - Lillian has a modest role in the well-received 1960's film"
A Wedding
A Wedding
"1978 - Robert Altman black comedy with Lillian in a small part as a bed-ridden matriarch"
Johnny Appleseed and the Frontier Within [VHS]
Johnny Appleseed and the Frontier Within [VHS]
"1981 - This is a low-budget educational film with Lillian in a small part"
Hobson's Choice [VHS]
Hobson's Choice [VHS]
"1983 - charming supporting role as a New Orleans grande dame in this tv-movie set in the early 1900's"
American Film Institute: Lillian Gish (Life Achievement Awards) [VHS]
American Film Institute: Lillian Gish (Life Achievement Awards) [VHS]
"1984 - Lillian becomes the second woman (after Bette Davis) to be given this distingushed honor, this CBS-TV special is a must for Gish fanatics with an utterly charming acceptance speech"
Hambone & Hillie [VHS]
Hambone & Hillie [VHS]
"1984 - Lillian stars in this family comedy as a senior citizen separated from her beloved dog"
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
"1985 - Lillian has a cameo in this adaptation of the Mark Twain classic story"
Sweet Liberty
Sweet Liberty
"1986 - Lillian gallops into Ruth Gordon country as an eccentric old lady"
Lillian Gish:  The Actor's Life for Me
Lillian Gish: The Actor's Life for Me
"1987 - television documentary on Miss Gish's life."
The Whales of August
The Whales of August
"1987 - Lillian's deeply moving performance in her final film was outrageously denied the Best Actress Academy Award.  This woman WAS film!!"
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.1
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.1
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.2
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.2
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.3
The Actors: Rare Films Of Lillian Gish Vol.3