Saturday, November 2, 2013

The Great Silent Recasting Blogathon, Part Two: Douglas Fairbanks Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Day 2 of Carole & Co.'s Great Silent Recasting Blogathon.

Today: Douglas Fairbanks, history's greatest swashbuckler as history's greatest swashbuckler, Indiana Jones.

Tomorrow: Ernst Lubitsch.


VP81955 said...

Intriguing idea, but when would it have been set? And since Nazis weren't part of the popular culture in the silent era (save for the beer hall putsch), who replaces them as the bad guys? The Kaiser?

Mythical Monkey said...

Yeah, I was thinking the Kaiser. There were boatloads of movies about World War I in the silent era, and the Kaiser and his men seemed to be popular villains.