Reviews of silent film releases on home video.
Copyright © 1999-2013 by Carl Bennett
and the Silent Era Company.
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|A Little Princess
Based on the novel Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett, this Mary Pickford vehicle is another of her early ‘poor little rich girl’ films that silent era audiences loved. Norman Kerry and ZaSu Pitts support.
|2003 Milestone Collection DVD edition
Without Lying Down (2000), color and black & white, 55 minutes, not rated,
with A Little Princess (1917), black & white, 62 minutes, not rated.
Milestone Film & Video, distributed by Image Entertainment, ID1025MLSDVD, UPC 0-14381-10252-9.
Ratings (1-10): video: 7 / audio: 7 / additional content: 7 / overall: 7.
Full-frame 4:3 NTSC, one single-sided, dual-layered DVD disc, Region 1, 6 Mbps average video bit rate, 224 kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, 8 chapter stops, standard DVD keepcase, $29.99.
DVD release date: 11 March 2003.
Country of origin: USA