Web Sites | Books
Mary Pickford Filmography
This site from the Mary Pickford Library has a list of all of Mary Pickford's films.
Database of Films
Another list of Pickford's films is on the Internet Movie Database site.
The Search for a Film Legacy: Mary Pickford
Pickford researcher Christel Schmidt describes her project to locate archival copies of Pickford's films and aid in their preservation.
A Charlie Chaplin Site
This Warner Brothers site offers a comprehensive biography of Charlie Chaplin, timeline, images, clips from his films, and interviews with contemporary actors.
The Work of Charlie Chaplin
Based in France, Association Chaplin offers information about Chaplin's films, music, books, and the life of the Little Tramp.
A Biography of Charlie Chaplin
American Masters biography of Charlie Chaplin.
History of Vaudeville
A Vaudeville history from American Masters.
A D. W. Griffiths Site
American Masters biography of acclaimed director D.W. Griffith.
A Site about Douglas Fairbanks
Douglas Fairbanks biography from the virtual museum dedicated to providing information about the actor and his films.
Information about the Scottish performer Arthur Lloyd with details on Vaudeville and other entertainment genres.
A D.W. Griffith Masterpiece
From the Museum of Modern Art Film Collection -- D.W. Griffith's Intolerance -- 1916.
The Invention of Motion Pictures
Museum of American Heritage site about the invention of motion pictures.
Exhibit of Vaudeville and Popular Entertainment
Library of Congress: American Memory. The American Variety Stage: Vaudeville and Popular Entertainment, 1870-1920.
The Society of Independent Motion Picture Producers Hollywood Renegades Archive.
A Resource on Silent Films
Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, silent film resource.
Loews Cineplex Corporate History
This is a site about the longest running theatre chain.
American Movie Classic Theatres Company History
The history of a theatre chain in existence since 1920.
Obituary for Adolph Zukor, N.Y. Times -- 1976
A Biography of Adolph Zukor
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences presents a biography of Adolph Zukor.
Filmsite.org is an extensive database including the history of film, stars from all eras, and information about hundreds of films.
Web Sites | Books
Balio, Tino. United Artists: The Company Built By the Stars. Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1976.
Basinger, Jeanine. Silent Stars. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.
Bean, Jennifer M. and Negra, Diane. Camera Obscura 48, Volume 16, Number 3. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001.
Brownlow, Kevin. Mary Pickford Rediscovered. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers in Association with The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, 1999.
Brownlow, Kevin. The Parade's Gone By... Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1968.
Douglas, Ann. The Feminization of American Culture. New York: Doubleday, 1977.
Everson, William. American Silent Film. New York: Da Capo Press, 1998.
Eyman, Scott. Mary Pickford, America's Sweetheart. New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., 1990.
Fuller, Kathryn. At the Picture Show: Small-town Audiences and the Creation of Movie Fan Culture. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1996.
Schickel, Richard. D.W. Griffith: an American Life. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984.
Schickel, Richard. His Picture in the Papers. New York: Charterhouse, 1973.
Whitfield, Eileen. Pickford: The Woman Who Made Hollywood. Toronto, Canada: Macfarlane Walter & Ross, 1997.
Windeler, Robert. Sweetheart: The Story of Mary Pickford. New York: Praeger Publishers, Inc., 1973.
Zachary, Frank. Life and Death in Hollywood. Cincinnati, OH: Zebra Picture Books, 1950.