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Noun1.silents - a movie without a soundtracksilents - a movie without a soundtrack  
motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, film, picture show, flick, picture - a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
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He has also recorded five hours of music rolls on the machine and the sound effects it makes so that those sounds can later be added to other DVD versions of silents.
In the Despair many Silents died or went insane and Few remain able to enter the Dream (where communication is instantaneous over any distance).
In Silent Movie Marker falls back on others' voices and uses them, not his own, in the silents' way, most prominently as intertitles that stream through the center screen, paced against the repeating image of a cardiogram monitoring a beating heart.
Leaving an Inheritance is Not a Priority for the Silent Generation; "Silents" Have Saved but Still Lack Some Basic Knowledge
4 for the annual ``Silents Under the Stars'' featuring a twilight tour of the mansion, an old-fashioned Western dinner and a screening of one of his classic silent films.
The Collection also includes the deluxe two-disc set of "TCM Archives: Garbo Silents" with three of the star's greatest silent films -- "Flesh and the Devil," "The Temptress" and "The Mysterious Lady.
TCM Archives: The Buster Keaton Collection" features two of Keaton's funniest silents, "The Cameraman," re-mastered with a new score by former Frank Zappa band member Arthur Barrow, and "Spite Marriage" (featuring its original 1929 Vitaphone musical score) along with "Free and Easy," Keaton's first talkie.
lt; Talkies were ony a decade old in 1938 when John and Dorothy Hampton were pining for the silents they grew up with in Oklahoma and began seriously considering building a theater to screen them.
In this special summer series of silents, five programs showcasing some of the silent screen's more notable siblings will be presented.
Access to additional footage from the same source means that preservationists will be able to piece together the best remaining material for rare silents or produce superior quality prints of more recognizable titles.
The UCLA Film and Television Archive has identified a number of important silent films in its collection to preserve as part of the Saving the Silents project.
Congress 1993), founded Silent Spring Institute as an independent organization dedicated to breast cancer and environment research (Brody et al.