Harold Lloyd, the third genius of American silent film
He deserves a place next to Chaplin and Keaton. Israelis will have a chance to see for themselves during this week's retrospective.
One of the best-known images in cinematic history is the image of Harold Lloyd dangling from the hands of a clock high above a crowded Los Angeles street in the 1923 film “Safety Last!” This image, which portrays comic terror in the developing urban reality of 1920s America, became entrenched in popular culture. References to the iconic clock scene appeared in many films,...
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