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Fred Niblo (1874–1948)

Fred Niblo entered films in 1917, after two decades as a touring actor in vaudeville and one-time manager of the Four Cohans (he married Josephine Cohan, the sister of George M. Cohan). He appeared in two early Australian silent films in 1916, which effectively marked his screen debut. After that, he worked for Thomas H. Ince from 1917, as ... See full bio »

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The Mark of Zorro
Blood and Sand
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The Mysterious Lady


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Stage: Appeared in "The Giddy Throng" on Broadway. Musical burlesque. Music by A. Baldwin Sloane. Book / lyrics by Sydney Rosenfeld. Featuring songs by Ivan Caryll and Mike Bernard. Featuring songs with lyrics by Vincent P. Bryan. Vaudeville staged by Lionel Lawrence. Choreographed by Carl Marwig. Directed by Frank Smithson. New York ... See more »

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Federico Nobile | an original story written by


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[on Rudolph Valentino in Blood and Sand (1922)] Valentino is one of the most sensitive, responsive actors with whom it has ever been my good fortune to work. He has a remarkable instinct for acting which makes his characterization of Gallardo, the bull fighter, stand out as the best work he has ever done. See more »


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