This Day in History Entry #267

March 19th, 2014 by Wordsman

Calling images out of thin air
They could show scenes that weren’t really there
With their magical light
They caused dreams to take flight
Quite the wizards, the bros Lumière

Event: The Lumière brothers record their first film footage on their cinematograph (one of the first movie cameras)
Year: 1895
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  1. A Fan Says:

    And yet, after 119 years, people still don’t appreciate that “American Hustle” just wasn’t that good.

  2. Wordsman Says:

    They got skunked at the Oscars.

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