The True Story Behind the Rise of the “Talkies” in Downton Abbey: A New Era

The True Story Behind the Rise of the “Talkies” in Downton Abbey: A New Era
The new Downton Abbey movie captures the rocky transition in Hollywood from silent films to talkies, and drew inspiration from the production of Alfred Hitchock’s 1929 film Blackmail.
News story posted on 2022-05-21T15:00:00.0000000Z