Another Al Christie discovery was Colleen Moore, one of the great stars of the silent era. Moore played bit parts in several films prior to her comedy training at Christies’. Equally skilled at playing a flapper or a small town girl, Moore was not above spoofing her own image.

Although she played innocents on screen, Colleen Moore was judicious in real life. A very astute businesswoman who handled her own career and investments, she retired in the early thirties a wealthy woman.