By Nils Hanson
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From certainly one of America's most famed movie students: a revelatory, perceptive, and hugely readable examine the best silent movie stars -- no longer these few who're absolutely liked and understood, like Chaplin, Keaton, Gish, and Garbo, yet those that were misperceived, unfairly pushed aside, or forgotten.
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Margaret Lockwood (1916-1990) was once Britain's #1 field workplace superstar throughout the struggle years. A three-time winner of the day-by-day Mail movie Award, her iconic motion pictures the woman Vanishes, the guy in gray and The depraved woman received her legions of fanatics and the nickname Queen of the display. With a profession spanning fifty years, Margaret reinvented herself from a movie celebrity, to an Agatha Christie heroine at the West finish, to a tv icon within the Seventies sequence, Justice.
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