Lillian Gish
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Lillian Gish
*October 14, 1893 Springfield, Ohio
as Lillian Diana Gish
February 27, 1993 New York, New York

American film, stage and television actress, First Lady of Silent Cinema.

Films

1987

The Whales of August

1983

Hambone and Hillie

1978

A Wedding

1967

The Comedians in Africa
Warning Shot
The Comedians

1966

Follow Me, Boys!

1965

The Love Goddesses

1961

The Spiral Staircase

1960

The Unforgiven

1958

Orders to Kill

1955

The Night of the Hunter
The Cobweb

1948

Portrait of Jennie

1946

Duel in the Sun
Miss Susie Slagle's

1942

Commandos Strike at Dawn

1933

His Double Life

1930

One Romantic Night

1928

The Wind

1927

Annie Laurie
The Enemy

1926

La boheme
The Scarlet Letter

1924

Romola

1923

The White Sister

1921

Orphans of the Storm

1920

Way Down East
Remodeling Her Husband

1919

True Heart Susie
Broken Blossoms
The Greatest Question
A Romance of Happy Valley

1918

Hearts of the World
The Greatest Thing in Life
The Great Love

1916

The Children Pay
Intolerance
Sold for Marriage

1915

The Birth of a Nation
The Lily and the Rose

1914

Judith of Bethulia
Home, Sweet Home

1913

The Mothering Heart
The House of Darkness

1912

Brutality
Gold and Glitter
The New York Hat
Unseen Enemy, An
The Musketeers of Pig Alley


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Articles on Lillian Gish

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Mon Ciné, nr. 17, 15-6-1922 1922



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Mon Ciné, nr. 23, 27-7-1922 1922



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Picture Play Magazine, January 1922



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Mon Ciné, nr. 128, 31-07-1924 1924



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Articles with photographs of Lillian Gish

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Mon Ciné, nr. 34, 12-10-1922 1922



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Photoplay, August 1928


Books by Lillian Gish
Lillian Gish with Ann Pinchot
The Movies, Mr. Griffith, and Me
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. 1969
Articles by Lillian Gish
Introduction, in: Mary Dawn Earley, Stars of the Twenties, New York, 1975
The Movies, Mr. Griffith, and Me, in: Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Books on Lillian Gish
Charles Affron
Lillian Gish, Her Legend, Her Life
, 2002

Stuart Oderman
Lillian Gish, a life on stage and screen
Jefferson, North Carolina, 2000

Albert Bigelow Paine
Life and Lillian Gish
New York, 1932
Books with substantial mentioning of Lillian Gish
Brian J. Robb
Silent cinema
Harpenden, Herts, 2007


Leading Ladies, The 50 Most Unforgettable Actresses of the Studio Area
, 2006

Peter Bogdanovich
Who the Hell's in It, Conversations with Hollywood's Legendary Actors
New York, 2004

Anthony Slide
Silent Players, A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses
Lexington, Ky, 2002

John Dileo
100 Great Film Performances You Should Remember - but probably don't
New York, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Amy L. Unterburger (editor)
Women Filmmakers & Their Films
Detroit - New York - London, 1998

Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Women film directors, An international bio-critical dictionary
Westport, Connecticut; London, 1995

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Richard Dyer MacCann
The Stars Appear
Metuchen, NJ & London, 1992

Ally Acker
Reel Women, Pioneers of the Cinema 1896-Present
New York, 1991

James Naremore
Acting in the Cinema
Berkeley, Los Angeles and London, 1988

Edward Wagenknecht
Stars of the Silents
Metuchen, N.J., & London, 1987

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Silent Years
London, 1985

Cedric Osmond Bermingham (editor)
Stars of the Screen 1931, A volume of biographies of contemporary actors and actresses engaged in photoplay throughout the world
London, [1931]

Charles Donald Fox and Milton L. Silver (eds.)
Who's Who on the Screen
New York City, 1920
Books with an entry on Lillian Gish
Richard Abel (ed.)
Encyclopedia of early cinema
London and New York, 2005

Denise Lowe
An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Women in Early American Films, 1895 - 1930
New York, London, Oxford, 2005

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Denise Lowe
Women and American Television, An Encyclopedia
Santa Barbara, California - Denver, Colorado - Oxford, England, 1999

Roy Liebman
Silent Film Performers, An Annotated Bibliography of Published, Unpublished and Archival Sources for over 350 Actors and Actresses
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1996

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1994, A Survey of the Films of 1993
Pasadena, California; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1994

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969

Charles Donald Fox
Mirrors of Hollywood, with brief biographies of favorite film folk
New York, 1925
Books with photograph(s) of Lillian Gish
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
Mary Dawn Earley
Stars of the Twenties, Observed by James Abbe
New York, 1975
Articles on Lillian Gish
Trisha Curran, Lillian Gish, Tribute to a Great Lady, in: Films in Review, vol. 31, 1980 pp. 476-477