J. Searle Dawley


Recent Reviews

A Christmas Carol

Is it possible to present the entire "A Christmas Carol" short story on film (without sound) in only 10 minutes? Yes, and almost every aspect of the traditional tale is...

A Christmas Carol

Well preserved print of the holiday classic. Imagine yourself in a theater in the early 1900's seeing this literary classic brought to life on screen. Done beautifully for its time.

A Little Girl Who Did Not Believe in Santa Claus

lovely beautiful,enjoyaable move

Rescued from an Eagle's Nest

A far better overall film than Porter's more famous (and historically more important?) "The Great Train Robbery" and "Life of an American Fireman"

A Christmas Carol

never seen before--was great.