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The First Lady of the Silent Screen
   is a nickname for   
Lillian Gish
Lillian
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Chimes
Orphaned nine-year-old niece of Will Fern.
Lillian Board
   died in   
1970 aged 22 from Cancer
Olympic silver medallist (1968) British
1976
   Playboy Playmate of the Year was   
Lillian Müller
The Smoking Room
   featured the character   
Lillian
Played by Paula Wilcox
The First Best Actress Academy Award Went to Lillian Gish
   is   
False
Janet Gaynor in 1928
Animal Crackers (1930)
   starred   
The Marx Brothers, Margaret Dumont and Lillian Roth
Director: Victor Heerman. Writers: George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind. A hilarious romp by the Marx Brothers (Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo) who attempt to recover a missing painting.
Broken Blossoms (1919)
   starrred   
Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess and Donald Crisp
Director: D.W.Griffith. Also starred Arthur Howard, Edward Peil Sr., George Beranger and Norman. Drama/romance. A frail waif, abused by her brutish boxer father in London's seedy Limehouse District, is befriended by a sensitive Chinese immigrant with tragic consequences.
True Heart Susie (1919)
   starrred   
Lillian Gish, Kate Bruce and Raynond Cannon
Director: D.W.Griffith. Also starred Robert Harron, Clarine Seymour and Wilbur Higby. Drama. Susie, a plain young country girl, secretly loves a neighbour boy, William. She believes in him and sacrifices...
The Birth of a Nation (1915)
   starrred   
Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh Amd Miriam Cooper
Director: D. W. Griffith. Also starred henry B. Walthall, Ralph Lewis and George Siegmann. Drama/history/romance/war/western. The Civil War divides friends and destroys families, but that's nothing compared to the anarchy in the black-ruled South after the war...
The Last of the Mohicans (1920)
   starred   
Wallace Beery, Barbara Bedford, Alan Roscoe and Lillian Hall
Directors: Maurice Tourneur and Clarence Brown
The Eleventh Commandment (1924)
   starred   
Fay Compton, Stewart Rome and Lillian Hall-Davis
Director: George A. Cooper. Also starred Charles Quartermaine, Jack Hobbs & Dawson Millward
The Farmer's Wife (1928)
   starred   
Jameson Thomas, Lillian Hall-David and Gordon Harker
Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Also starred Gibb McLaughlin, Maud Gill & Louie Pounds. Plot: After his daughter weds, a middle-aged widower with a profitable farm decides to remarry but finds choosing a suitable mate a problematic process in this droll comedy.
Lucy Burrows in the Film Broken Blossoms (1919)
   is played by   
Lillian Gish
Night of the Hunter (1955)
   starred   
Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters and Lillian Gish
Director: Charles Laughton. Also starred James Gleason, Evelyn Varden & Peter Graves. Plot: A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery.
Lillian Gish
   is an   
Actor
1982
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish and Joseph Schildkraut
Director: D. W. Griffith. Also starred Frank Losse, Katherine Emmett & Morgan Wallace. Plot: Henriette (Lillian) and Louise (Dorothy), a foundling, are raised together as sisters. When Louise goes blind, Henriette swears to take care of her forever...
Way Down East (1920)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess and Lowell Sherman
Director: D. W. Griffith. Also starred Burr McIntosh, Kate Bruce & Mary Hay. Plot: A naive country girl is tricked into a sham marriage by a wealthy womanizer, then must rebuild her life despite the taint of having borne a child out of wedlock.
The Wind (1928)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Lars Hanson and Montagu Love
Director: Victor Sjöström. Also starred Dorothy Cumming, Edward Earle & William Orlamond. Plot: Letty moves to West Texas from the East and it seems that the wind always blows and the sand gets everywhere...
Romola (1924)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish and William Powell
Director: Henry King. Also starred Ronald Colman, Herbert Grimwood & Bonaventura Ibáñez. Plot: In Renaissance Florence, Tito (Powell), a no-good young man pretending to be a scholar, wins the admiration of a blind man who has long looked for someone to finish his scholarly work.
The White Sister (1923)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Ronald Colman and Gail Kane
Director: Henry King. Also starred J. Barney Sherry, Charles Lane & Juliette La Violette. Plot: Lillian Gish is the daughter of a rich Italian count who is killed in a fall from his horse. Though Lillian stands to inherit a large estate...
Betsy Ross (1917)
   starrred   
Alice Brady, John Bowers and Lillian Cook
Director: George Cowl & Travers Vale. Also starred Victor Kennard, Eugenie Woodward & Kate Lester
The Greatest Question (1919)
   starrred   
Lillian Gish, Robert Harron and Ralph Graves
Director: D. W. Griffith. Also starred Eugenie Besserer, George Fawcett & Tom Wilson. Plot: An orphan girl is given shelter by a farm family, but soon finds herself in the clutches of a murderous farmer and his wife.
The Phantom Flyer (1928)
   starred   
Al Wilson, Lillian Gilmore and Buck Connors
Director: Bruce M. Mitchell. Also starred Billy 'Red' Jones, Don Fuller & Myrtis Crinley
The Ring (1927)
   starred   
Carl Brisson, Lillian Hall-Davis and Ian Hunter
Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Also starred Forrester Harvey, Harry Terry & Gordon Harker
Braveheart (1925)
   starred   
Rod La Rocque, Lillian Rich and Robert Edeson
Director: Alan Hale. Also starred Arthur Housman, Frank Hagney & Tyrone Power Sr. Plot: Chief Standing Rock's (Power Sr.) tribe has a treaty protecting their fishing grounds, but a canning corporation is violating the treaty through intimidation and force.
Boys' Reformatory (1939)
   starred   
Frankie Darro, Grant Withers and Lillian Elliott
Director: Howard Bretherton. Also starred Ben Welden, David Durand & Frank Coghlan Jr. Plot: A tough street kid takes the rap for a burglary committed by the son of his foster family and is sent to a boys reformatory, where the inmates are under the thumb of corrupt guards and a brutal prison doctor.
Sea Legs (1930)
   starred   
Jack Okie, Eugene Pallette and Lillian Roth
Director: Victor Heerman. Also starred André Cheron, Harry Green & Jean Del Val
Lillian Glinn
   performed the blues song   
I'm a Front Door Woman With a Back Door Man (1929)
Lillian Glinn
   performed the blues song   
Wobble It A Little Daddy (1929)
Broken Blossoms (1919)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess and Donald Crisp
IMDB rating 7.6/10. Director: D.W.Griffith.
The Wind (1928)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Lars Hanson and Montagu Love
IMDB rating 8.3/10. Director: Victor Sjöström. The film was a major bomb when it came out. It's now regarded as a classic. Selected to the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, in 1993.
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish and Joseph Schildkraut
IMDB rating 8.2/10. Director: D. W. Griffith.
Way Down East (1920)
   starred   
Lillian Gish, Richard Barthelmess and Lowell Sherman
IMDB rating 8.2/10. Director: D. W. Griffith.
The Ring (1927)
   starred   
Ian Hunter, Lillian Hall-Davis, Carl Brisson, and Forrester Harvey
The Farmer’s Wife (1928)
   starred   
Jameson Thomas, Lillian Hall-Davis, Gordon Harker, and Gibb McLaughlin
Barbara Billingsley
   is the stage name of   
Barbara Lillian Combes
American actress best known as June Cleaver in the tv comedy "Leave it to Beaver"
The Little Foxes by Lillian Hellman
   was titled from the literary source   
Songs 2:15
Lillian Russell
   is the stage name of   
Helen Louise Leonard
One of the most famous American actresses and singers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Called the foremost singer of operettas in America and later made motion pictures.
Farrelly Country House
   was created by   
Lillian Hellman
Suburban home of the Farrelly family in "Watch on the Rhine", 1941
Lillian Hellman
   was a/an   
Playwright
Linked throughout her life with left-wing causes, 1905-1984
Lillian Carter
   said   
"Sometimes, when I Look at My Children I Say to Myself, Lillian You Should Have Remained a Virgin."
Mother of President Jimmy Carter






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