Sparrows (1926)

Sparrows, Mary Pickford's 1926 release, superbly combines the two elements--sentiment and adventure--that characterized Pickford's best work. At first glance, the film seems to be a horror picture, as satanic potato farmer Grimes… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 19, 1926
DVD Release Date: October 5, 1999
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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

One of Pickford's finet films with touches of humor, thrills and suspense.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Grim and creepy enough to almost be a horror film--marred by Pickford's religiosity

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Aj V
A predictable end, but a truly sad dramatic story. Pickford is charmingly heroic, as well as the kids in the movie. This movie was a lot better than I… More
Panta Oz
This almost perfect silent film about a young woman who rescues a baby from kidnappers directed by William Beaudine and Tom McNamara which name was uncredited,… More