“There’s something really appealing about the simplicity of black-and-white images.” ―Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Silent talkies speak the language of black-and-white piano keys striking chords of recognition.
“She gave me a smile I could feel in my hip pocket.”
―Raymond Chandler, Goodbye, My Lovely
The chemistry that makes silent talkies spontaneously combustible, smolders until lips turn cherry red and eyes cornflower blue, and moonlight melts like fondue.
“Do not let Ted Turner deface my movie with his crayons.”
―Orson Wells, quoted by Henry Jaglom