Silent Film Series – “The Big Parade” (1925)

An early cinematic depiction of war that influenced a number of subsequent films, including “All Quiet on the Western Front.” Featuring live accompaniment on the mighty Wurlitzer organ!

The idle son of a rich businessman joins the army when the U.S.A. enters World War I. His upbringing and way of life is challenged when he is sent to France, where he befriends two working-class soldiers. Along the way, he falls for a Frenchwoman, and is ultimately torn between duty and love.

Directors: King Vidor
Writers: Laurence Stallings, Harry Behn
Starring: John Gilbert, Renée Adorée, Hobart Bosworth
Duration: 151 min
Genre: Drama, romance, war


April 14, 2018 8:00 PM


April 14, 2018 10:00 PM

Fees & Tickets


$7 - Adult $5 - DISCOUNT (Seniors Age 62+, Students, Military, FAC Members, City of Frederick Employees)

Event Venue


20 W Patrick St