(1814-1894), Belgium. the saxophone was exhibited, demonstrated and played on several occasions during the year 1844 and it is thought that Sax invented his instrument at a somewhat earlier date.
Director: Josef von Sternberg. Nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actress for Marlene Dietrich, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography and Best Director.
An artist, actress, the saxaphone inventor, and world class cyclist respectively…
Director: Frank Borzage. Also starred Mary Philips, Jack La Rue & Blanche Friderici. Plot: A tale of the love between ambulance driver Lt. Henry (Cooper) and nurse Catherine Barkley (Hayes) during World War I.Won 2 Oscars
Director: Wiliam A. Wellman. Also starred May Robson, Andy Devine & Lionel Stander. Plot: A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him. Won an Oscar.
Director: Stanley Kubrick. Also starred George Macready, Wayne Morris & Richard Anderson. Plot: When soldiers in WW1 refuse to continue with an impossible attack, their superiors decide to make an example of them.
Director: D. W. Griffith. Also starred Carol Dempster, Ivan Lebedeff & Marcia Harris. Plot: Geoffrey (Cortez), a young and impoverished writer, is desperately in love with Mavis (Dempster), who lives at his boardinghouse and is also pursuing a writing career...
Director: Dimitri Buchowetzki. Also starred Ida Waterman, Helen Lindroth & Helen Lee Worthing
Director: Rouben Mamoulian. Also starred Lee J. Cobb, Joseph Calleia & Sam Levene. Plot:Despite his musical talent, Joe Bonaparte (Holden) wants to be a boxer.
Director: Alexander Hall. Also starred Shirley Temple, Lynne Overman & Warren Hymer
Director: John M. Stahl. Also starred Edgar Bergen, Rita Johnson & Ann Sheridan. Plot: An aging actor, trying to make a comeback on Broadway, is surprised when his estranged daughter shows up...
Director: Leo McCarey. Also starred Helen Mack, William Gargan & George Barbier. Plot: Timid milkman, Burleigh Sullivan (Lloyd), somehow knocks out a boxing champ in a brawl.
Director: William A. Seiter. Also starred Arleen Whelan, Tony Martin & Binnie Barnes. Plot: Promoters (Menjou and Oakie) set up a radio contest to find the average American (Haley) and use him to sell food...
Director: Andrew L. Stone. Also starred Dennis O'Keefe, Billie Burke and Walter Kingsford. Plot: When the bride's mother is supposedly swindled out of her money by a spurned suitor, the groom's father...
The Coachman of Lonjumeau
The Toreador, or The Perfect Agreement
IMDB: 8.6/10. Director: Stanley Kubrick. Nominated for BAFTA Film Award. National Film Preservation Board Award.
1825-1905, France; J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu
1875 - Bridgeman Art Library at London
1879 - Musee d'Orsay, Paris