Author Archives: Gene Zonarich

About Gene Zonarich

I'm the King of the silent pictures -- I'm hidin' out 'til talkies blow over . . .

THE PICKFORD BIOGRAPHS: “AN ARCADIAN MAID”

A simple country maid, Priscilla (Mary Pickford), whose desperate need for love and acceptance causes her life to spin rapidly out of control, finds her boyfriend (Mack Sennett) injured and dying.  But death has an unexpected gift: her undeserved redemption.  An Arcadian Maid (Biograph, released Aug 1, 1910; author … Continue reading

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