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What was SILENT CINEMA? Why was the term somewhat misleading?

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Toni DalyVery passionate about English Literature and Politics and current Law student.17.5k students helped

It was a genre of film that had no audible dialogue and the term can be seen as misleading because a lot of the time, the films would not actually be silent and instead would also contain musical elements such as piano or the organ.