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The Adventures of the Three Reporters (1926)

Miss Mend (original title)
Three reporters and an office girl are trying to stop a bacteriological strike by some powerful western business leaders against the USSR.
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Natalya Glan ...
Igor Ilyinsky ...
Vladimir Fogel ...
Fogel, a photojournalist
Boris Barnet ...
Sergey Komarov ...
Ivan Koval-Samborsky ...
Arthur Stern / Engineer Johnson
Natalya Rozenel ...
Elizabeth Stern
Mikhail Rozen-Sanin ...
Gordon Stern
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Anel Sudakevich
Mikhail Zharov
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Three reporters and an office girl are trying to stop a bacteriological strike by some powerful western business leaders against the USSR.

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At 24 years old, this was Boris Barnet's Directorial debut. He also plays one of the lead characters in the film. See more »

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During the "road rally" sequence in Part Three, the shadow of the camera car is briefly visible, along with that of the cameraman, cranking furiously. See more »

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Newspaper Boy: [Selling newspapers, shouting] 3 cents! Arthur Stern stands up for Gordon Stern! 3 cents! The will of Gordon Stern! Son to avenge father's death! Extra! Read all about it! 3 cents!
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shh.. silent
13 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Seen this little gem on TCM a couple weeks ago, wow,, first off this is quite long run time over 4 hours without commercial. Natalya Glan wow she is pure beauty,, and sexy as well, this takes place during the Bolshevik Revolution,, a man and his cohorts are trying to wipe Russia off the face of the earth with the ampules that are filled with some kind of poison, they are attached to antennas spread across the city and once the signal is given,, instant annihilation,, but in their way are three intrepid, clumsy, and yet hilarious reporters, it seems weird how this story seems to just fall into their lap, dumb luck i guess,, time is of the essence and they really don't have time to tell Interpol, or say the police, so these brave reporters must do it all by themselves,, this is a very good silent picture, as i have seen more than a few, this is the first foreign one however that i have seen, and i think that TCM is on the right path here, i would like them to make a whole entire day once a month of nothing but silent films.. excellent film with great characters,, and humor also.


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