Piccadilly – Silent Cinema with Live Music

A special silent cinema screening with live music performance provided by The Lucky Dog Picture House. A young Chinese woman, Shosho, is a scullery maid in a fashionable London Piccadilly Circus nightclub. When owner, Valentine Wilmot, sees her dancing one day, he hires her to perform a Chinese dance and she is an instant success. Her rise in fame brings jealousy, fear and passion as she becomes the toast of London, which soon leads to a plot of betrayal, forbidden love and murder.
Experience one of the pinnacles of British Silent Cinema! Piccadilly is a sumptuous show business drama seething with sexual and racial tension, starring the iconic Chinese-American movie star Anna May Wong

The Freshman – Silent Cinema with Live Music

A special silent cinema screening with live music performance provided by The Lucky Dog Picture House. Enrol now for a one-night semester of slapstick with the Professor of pratfalls, Harold Lloyd, in his Varsity-themed romp (and biggest box-office hit) The Freshman! The new student on campus, Harold, dreams of being the most popular man in college but instead becomes the butt of the joke when he attempts to join the football team. The Freshman showcases Lloyd’s faculty for physical comedy as well as his trademark charm, cementing his place alongside Keaton and Chaplin as a PhD of silent comedy.

Also featuring:
The Misfit (1924, starring Clyde Cook)

Buster Keaton’s Sherlock Jr – Silent Cinema with Live Music

A special silent cinema screening with live music performance provided by The Lucky Dog Picture House. Welcome to a night at the cinema in the roaring 1920s! Grab your seat as the accompanists warm up and enjoy some of the decade’s funniest comedies from some of the greatest names on the silver screen. Frequently voted favourite silent film of all time, Sherlock Jr. sees Buster Keaton star as a young, unlucky-in-love cinema projectionist who dreams of a more heroic role in life. That chance soon beckons, and Keaton’s skills as an amateur sleuth are put to the test. Also featuring: The Waiter’s Ball (1916, starring Fatty Arbuckle) and The Lucky Dog (1921, starring Laurel and Hardy in their first film together).