The Barker
The Barker (1928)

Based on the oft-filmed play by Kenyon Nicholson, The Barker represented the talking-picture debut of silent-screen favorite Milton Sills (the film itself is a part-talkie, containing 38 minutes' worth of dialogue). Sills is cast as… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 9, 1928
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Emanuel Levy

Betty Compson was nominated for an Oscar for her performance in this carnival-set melodrama

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
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A fair-to-middlin' example of that transitional hybrid, the part-talkie.

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