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The Unknown | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  The Unknown  63 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Horror, Romance]  [Tod Browning]  [04 Jun 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Joan Crawford, Lon Chaney, Nick De Ruiz, Norman Kerry
Plot:  A criminal on the run hides in a circus and seeks to possess the daughter of the ringmaster at any cost.
Writer:  Tod Browning (story), Waldemar Young (scenario), Joseph Farnham (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Big City | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 86%  The Big City  70 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Tod Browning]  [24 Mar 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Compson, James Murray, Lon Chaney, Marceline Day
Plot:  Rivalry between two gangs of thieves. The sympathetic group reforms: the others are brought to justice.
Writer:  Tod Browning (story), Waldemar Young (scenario), Joseph Farnham (titles)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Hunchback of Notre Dame | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Hunchback of Notre Dame  133 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Horror, Romance]  [Wallace Worsley]  [06 Sep 1923]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 95%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Kate Lester, Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry, Patsy Ruth Miller
Plot:  In fifteenth century Paris, the brother of the archdeacon plots with the gypsy king to foment a peasant revolt. Meanwhile, a freakish hunchback falls in love with the gypsy queen.
Writer:  Victor Hugo (novel), Perley Poore Sheehan (adaptation), Edward T. Lowe Jr. (scenario)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Phantom of the Opera | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 84%  The Phantom of the Opera  93 min,  [Horror]  [Rupert Julian, Lon Chaney, Ernst Laemmle, Edward Sedgwick]  [15 Nov 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Arthur Edmund Carewe, Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry
Plot:  A mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer.
Writer:  Gaston Leroux (from the 1910 celebrated novel by)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
He Who Gets Slapped | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  He Who Gets Slapped  95 min,  [Drama, Romance, Thriller]  [Victor Sjöström]  [22 Dec 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  John Gilbert, Lon Chaney, Norma Shearer, Ruth King
Plot:  A bitter clown endeavors to rescue the young woman he loves from the lecherous count who once betrayed him.
Writer:  Leonid Andreyev (adapted from the play by), Carey Wilson (adapted for the screen by), Victor Sjöström (adapted for the screen by), Marian Ainslee (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tell It to the Marines | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Tell It to the Marines  103 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [George W. Hill]  [29 Jan 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Eddie Gribbon, Eleanor Boardman, Lon Chaney, William Haines
Plot:  A gruff Marine sergeant and a handsome new recruit compete for the affection of a nurse.
Writer:  Richard Schayer (screen play), Joseph Farnham (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Unholy Three | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  The Unholy Three  86 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Romance]  [Tod Browning]  [16 Aug 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Lon Chaney, Mae Busch, Matt Moore, Victor McLaglen
Plot:  A sideshow ventriloquist, midget, and strongman form a conspiracy known as "The Unholy Three" and commit a series of robberies.
Writer:  Clarence Aaron 'Tod' Robbins (story), Waldemar Young (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Penalty | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  The Penalty  90 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Horror]  [Wallace Worsley]  [03 Jun 1921]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Clary, Doris Pawn, Jim Mason, Lon Chaney
Plot:  A deformed criminal mastermind plans to loot the city of San Francisco as well as revenge himself on the doctor who mistakenly amputated his legs.
Writer:  Gouverneur Morris (by), Gouverneur Morris (adapted from his famous novel), Charles Kenyon (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Laugh, Clown, Laugh | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Laugh, Clown, Laugh  73 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Herbert Brenon]  [14 Apr 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Bernard Siegel, Cissy Fitzgerald, Lon Chaney, Loretta Young
Plot:  A professional clown and a self-indulgent count learn to help each other with their problems, but then become romantic rivals.
Writer:  David Belasco (play), Tom Cushing (play), Joseph Farnham (titles), Elizabeth Meehan
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
West of Zanzibar | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  West of Zanzibar  65 min,  TV-G,  [Drama, Mystery]  [Tod Browning]  [24 Nov 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lionel Barrymore, Lon Chaney, Mary Nolan, Warner Baxter
Plot:  A magician seeks vengeance upon the man who paralyzed him and the illegitimate daughter he sired with the magician's wife.
Writer:  Elliott J. Clawson, Chester De Vonde (play), Joseph Farnham (titles), Kilbourn Gordon (play), Waldemar Young (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Ace of Hearts | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  The Ace of Hearts  75 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Wallace Worsley]  [04 Apr 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Hardee Kirkland, John Bowers, Leatrice Joy, Lon Chaney
Plot:  A romantic rivalry among members of a secret society becomes even tenser when one of the men is assigned to carry out an assassination.
Writer:  Gouverneur Morris (by), Ruth Wightman (scenario)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
London After Midnight | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  London After Midnight  69 min,  PASSED,  [Horror]  [Tod Browning]  [03 Dec 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Henry B. Walthall, Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Percy Williams
Plot:  The abandoned home of a wealthy man who supposedly committed suicide five years earlier is taken over by ghoulish figures - could they be vampires?
Writer:  Tod Browning (story "The Hypnotist"), Waldemar Young (scenario), Joseph Farnham (titles)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Where East Is East | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Where East Is East  65 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Tod Browning]  [04 May 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Estelle Taylor, Lloyd Hughes, Lon Chaney, Lupe Velez
Plot:  When an animal trapper in Indo-China finds that his daughter's fiancé is being successfully seduced by her estranged mother, he takes appropriate action.
Writer:  Tod Browning (story), Harry Sinclair Drago (story), Joseph Farnham (titles), Richard Schayer (scenario), Waldemar Young (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Mockery | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Mockery  75 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Benjamin Christensen]  [13 Aug 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Bedford, Lon Chaney, Mack Swain, Ricardo Cortez
Plot:  During the Russian Revolution, a mentally challenged peasant saves then obsesses over a beautiful countess.
Writer:  Benjamin Christensen (story), Stig Esbern (story), Joseph Farnham (titles), Bradley King
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Thunder | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Thunder  86 min,  [Drama]  [William Nigh]  [08 Jul 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  James Murray, Lon Chaney, Phyllis Haver, Tom Keene
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Joseph Farnham (titles), Byron Morgan (screenplay), Byron Morgan (story), Ann Price
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Outside the Law | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Outside the Law  75 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Romance, Thriller]  [Tod Browning]  [06 Jan 1921]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lon Chaney, Priscilla Dean, Ralph Lewis, Wheeler Oakman
Plot:  In this early collaboration with director Tod Browning (Dracula, Freaks), Chaney delivers a dual performance of dramatic intensity, starring as Ah Wing, a kind-hearted student of Confucian ...
Writer:  Gardner Bradford (titles), Tod Browning, Lucien Hubbard
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Shock | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  The Shock  96 min,  [Drama]  [Lambert Hillyer]  [10 Jun 1923]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jack Mower, Lon Chaney, Virginia Valli, William Welsh
Plot:  A gang of blackmailers sends a cripple to San Francisco to expose a banker they have been blackmailing. However, the cripple meets and falls in love with the banker's daughter.
Writer:  Charles Kenyon, William Dudley Pelley (story "Pit of the Golden Dragon")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
While the City Sleeps | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  While the City Sleeps  66 min,  [Crime, Drama]  [Jack Conway]  [15 Sep 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anita Page, Carroll Nye, Lon Chaney, Wheeler Oakman
Plot:  A tough New York cop is determined to bring down a crook who has always managed to provide an alibi for the crimes he's been accused of, even though the detective knows he's guilty of committing them.
Writer:  Joseph Farnham (titles), A.P. Younger (story and scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flesh and Blood | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  Flesh and Blood  74 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Irving Cummings]  [27 Aug 1922]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  DeWitt Jennings, Edith Roberts, Lon Chaney, Noah Beery
Plot:  A convict hiding in Chinatown assumes the identity of a cripple to track down a businessman who framed him 15 years previously. He discovers that his daughter has fallen in love with the businessman's son.
Writer:  Louis D. Lighton (story), Louis D. Lighton (scenario)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Wicked Darling | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  The Wicked Darling  59 min,  [Drama, Crime]  [Tod Browning]  [24 Feb 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lon Chaney, Priscilla Dean, Spottiswoode Aitken, Wellington A. Playter
Plot:  A slum girl is forced to steal for a living. After she swipes a rich society's matron's necklace, she hides out at the home of a man who turns out to be the socialite's former fiance.
Writer:  Evelyn Campbell (story "The Moth"), Harvey Gates, Waldemar Young (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Shadows | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  Shadows  70 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [Tom Forman]  [10 Nov 1922]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Harrison Ford, John St. Polis, Lon Chaney, Marguerite De La Motte
Plot:  A dying Chinese man converts to Christianity in order to stop a friend from being blackmailed.
Writer:  Wilbur Daniel Steele (story "Ching-Ching Chinaman"), Eve Unsell (adaptation), Hope Loring (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Monster | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Monster  86 min,  UNRATED,  [Comedy, Horror, Mystery]  [Roland West]  [16 Mar 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Gertrude Olmstead, Hallam Cooley, Johnny Arthur, Lon Chaney
Plot:  A meek clerk who doubles as an amateur detective investigates some very strange goings-on at a remote mental sanitarium.
Writer:  Roland West (stage production), Crane Wilbur (stage play), Willard Mack (scenario), Albert Kenyon (scenario), C. Gardner Sullivan (titles by), Roland West (adapted by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Blind Bargain | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  A Blind Bargain  57 min,  [Drama, Horror, Mystery]  [Wallace Worsley]  [03 Dec 1922]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Fontaine La Rue, Lon Chaney, Raymond McKee, Virginia True Boardman
Plot:  Lon Chaney performs two roles: Doctor Lamb, a mad surgeon who's doing experiments on human bodies, and his crippled and apish assistant, the result of his first experiment.
Writer:  J.G. Hawks, Barry Pain (story "The Octave of Claudius")
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The False Faces | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The False Faces  70 min,  [Drama]  [Irvin Willat]  [16 Feb 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Henry B. Walthall, Lon Chaney, Mary Anderson, Milton Ross
Plot:  During World War I, a professional thief known as The Lone Wolf is assigned to steal a cylinder with important information from behind the German lines and bring it to Allied intelligence ...
Writer:  Louis Joseph Vance (novel), Irvin Willat
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Miracle Man | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The Miracle Man  80 min,  [Drama]  [George Loane Tucker]  [26 Aug 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Betty Compson, J.M. Dumont, Joseph J. Dowling, Lon Chaney
Plot:  A gang of crooks evade the police by moving their operations to a small town. There the gang's leader encounters a faith healer and uses him to scam gullible public of funds for a supposed ...
Writer:  George M. Cohan (play), Robert Hobart Davis (novel), Robert M. Davis (play), Wid Gunning (titles), Frank L. Packard (novel), George Loane Tucker
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Nomads of the North | Movie Details for Actor Lon Chaney | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Nomads of the North  109 min,  [Drama]  [David Hartford]  [26 Sep 1920]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lewis Stone, Lon Chaney, Melbourne MacDowell, Spottiswoode Aitken
Plot:  A Canadian Mountie allows an innocent fugitive to escape with the women he loves.
Writer:  James Oliver Curwood (novel), David Hartford
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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