Centennial Committee Presents ‘Old-Time Silent Movies’ At The Colonia Theatre
Published: December 3rd, 2014
By: Brittany Grove

Centennial Committee presents ‘Old-Time Silent Movies’ at the Colonia Theatre

NORWICH— The City of Norwich Centennial Committee and the Colonia Theatre are taking the community back in time by showing “Old-Time Silent Movies” this week.

Today on December 3 at 7 p.m. at the Colonia Theatre located at 35 S. Broad St. in Norwich will present silent movie, Blind Husbands.

The Colonia Theatre will show more old-time films on Saturday, December 6 at 9:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. Four short films will be shown, including Steamboat Willie, The Karnival Kid and The Birthday Party.

When Blind Husbands was first released in 1919, it was promoted as a titillating drama. The film went on to receive acclaim as a masterpiece of the silent film era.


The Evening Sun

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