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The Most Impressive Silent Film Actors

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Different arts ask for different skills. Actors who played in silent films had to impress public audience through mimics, gestures, and posture. Here are the most impressive ones.

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Charlie Chaplin Report Abuse
His influence is so big that he has managed to impose himself as an icon of the silent film cinema.
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Buster Keaton Report Abuse
As a comedian, his genius was close to Chaplin’s. Wearing his pork pie hat, he filmed more than 100 films, silent or not.
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Stan Laurel Report Abuse
Laurel and Hardy made more than 20 silent films together before pursuing talking roles.
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Paul Wegener Report Abuse
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Douglas Fairbanks Report Abuse
He was known between the two World Wars as one of the most important actors of all times.
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Sessue Hayakawa Report Abuse
Out of the few Japanese silent film actors who found success in Europe and USA, Sessue Hayakawa is by far the most important.
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Max Linder Report Abuse
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Lothar Mehnert Report Abuse
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Roland Young Report Abuse
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Charles Boyer Report Abuse
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