The Matinee Idol

  • 1928
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Long considered to be a lost film, a badly damaged print of Frank Capra's silent comedy THE MATINEE IDOL was discovered in a vault in the Cinematheque Francaise, and after extensive digital restoration at Sony's High Definition facility, was rereleased in 1997, proving to be a delightful example of the great director's early work. Broadway star Don Wilson...read more

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  • Rating: NR
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