The Music Master (1927)

Drama | 23 January 1927

Director:

Allan Dwan

Writer:

Philip Klein

Cinematographers:

William Miller, George Webber

Production Designer:

Sam Corso

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
23 Jan 1927
p. 6.
New York Times
17 Jan 1927
p. 12.
Variety
19 Jan 1927
p. 18.
DETAILS
Release Date:
23 January 1927
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 15 January 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
23 January 1927
Copyright Number:
LP23582
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,754
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Anton von Barwig, formerly an orchestra leader in Vienna, searches for his daughter who was taken from him by his wife many years before. Out of pride, he refuses help and is gradually forced to sell all his belongings. After being fleeced for years by a detective, he meets Helene Stanton, who is his long-lost daughter. She comes into his life as a charming young society girl seeking music lessons for her fiancé, Beverly Cruger, a boy of promising musical talents; sensing his kinship with her, Barwig finally confronts her foster father, who had run away with his wife in Vienna. Though her father is persuaded to make the sacrifice of effacing himself so as not to ruin her chance for social success, she discovers the relationship and brushes social considerations aside to be reunited with ... +


Anton von Barwig, formerly an orchestra leader in Vienna, searches for his daughter who was taken from him by his wife many years before. Out of pride, he refuses help and is gradually forced to sell all his belongings. After being fleeced for years by a detective, he meets Helene Stanton, who is his long-lost daughter. She comes into his life as a charming young society girl seeking music lessons for her fiancé, Beverly Cruger, a boy of promising musical talents; sensing his kinship with her, Barwig finally confronts her foster father, who had run away with his wife in Vienna. Though her father is persuaded to make the sacrifice of effacing himself so as not to ruin her chance for social success, she discovers the relationship and brushes social considerations aside to be reunited with him. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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