Hollywood Scandals of Yesteryear
Profiles of Silent Era Stars, in around 15-20 minutes.
Three Stooges Throwback 7 Pop Goes the Easel
February 10, 2017 07:08 AM PST
The 7th of 190 shorts made by the Three Stooges. Produced in 1935, this one the boys are really hitting their comedic stride. They run from a cop, pretend to be artists, have a clay fight...come along and listen.HSofY ep 41 Renee Adoree
February 04, 2017 09:24 AM PST
Renee Adoree was one of the earliest European's to become Hollywood stars. Unfortunately, she was not the first we've heard about to contract tuberculosis. Find out more by listening.
January 20, 2017 11:47 AM PST
The 6th of the Three Stooges shorts. This is a parody of swordplay movies of the day. The Stooges must protect the Queen from being kidnapped. Do they?Three Stooges Throwback ep 5 Horses' Collars
January 07, 2017 10:27 AM PST
The fifth of the Columbia Three Stooges shorts and the first Western theme. Come hear all about the short on my NEW MICROPHONE!
December 04, 2016 11:27 AM PST
Jeanne Eagels was a Broadway star and an upcoming early film star before her hard partying ways caught up with her. Learn more inside...
November 18, 2016 07:24 AM PST
James Murray had a meteoric rise to stardom, discovered by King Vidor. But he could not handle it and drank to excess. He had an interesting brother and a sad story. Listen up.HSoY ep 39 Alma Rubens
November 11, 2016 10:45 AM PST
Alma Rubens was a rising star, making $3000 a week in pictures. She got hooked on heroin and that was that. She did write her own autobiography in serialized form in national papers, ending it only weeks before she died.HSoY ep 38 Mildred Davis
October 27, 2016 06:52 AM PDT
Mildred Davis starred as The Girl, opposite The Boy in 15 comedies with Harold Lloyd. Then she married him and retired to raise the kids. Pretty interesting family tree.Three Stooges Throwback 4 Three Little Pigskins
October 20, 2016 08:06 AM PDT
Released 12/8/1934 this is the fourth Columbia Short by the Three Stooges. It features Lucille Ball in one of, if not her earliest appearance in film. It also features the first time the boys refused to do a stunt. Listen up Appleheads.HSoY episode 37 Lon Chaney
October 08, 2016 04:00 PM PDT
Lon Chaney was known as the Man of a Thousand Faces. The first King of Horror, plus he did his own makeup.
Each episode Gabriel Russo profiles a star of the silent era of Hollywood. Some are scandalous, some are not. Join Gabe Russo as he learns who these people are along with you.
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