Erich von Stroheim
Lon Chaney's 'The Phantom of the Opera' plays on after 85 years

Eighty-five years ago, moviegoers saw Lon Chaney unmasked as “The Phantom of the Opera” at the classic film's premiere, and while the movie was silent, the audience certainly wasn’t. There were plenty of screams and gasps on Sept. 6, 1925,...