As we've previously examined, Toronto movie-goers were privy to various synchronized sound and film experiments before the medium settled permanently in the fall of 1928.
On December 8, 1927, weeks before aviation epic (and recent Silent Sundays selection) Wings premiered at the Princess Theatre on King St. West, audiences were treated to the return of the Deforest...
With the surprising success of The Artist, a modern-day silent film
To coincide with our upcoming Silent Sundays screening of
In today's Toronto Star, I interviewed Toronto-based turntablist duo
Before the pictures learned to talk, they stuttered. Talking
Eighty years ago, on Dec. 28, 1928, the talkies came to
"Always cool and comfortable," claims this ad for the Pantages