Summer Bachelors (1926)

Romantic comedy | 18 December 1926

Director:

Allan Dwan

Cinematographer:

Joseph Ruttenberg

Production Designer:

Sam Corso

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
26 Dec 1926.
---
New York Times
20 Dec 1926
p. 28.
Variety
22 Dec 1926
p. 15.
DETAILS
Release Date:
18 December 1926
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 18 December 1926
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
5 December 1926
Copyright Number:
LP23436
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,500 , 6,727
Length(in reels):
6-7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Derry Thomas, a secretary who is averse to marriage because of the unfortunate experience of her sisters with men, organizes a club for summer bachelors--flirtatious husbands who step out with single girls while their wives are away for the summer. A department store flirtation leads her to invite Tony Landor, whom she believes to be married, to the club meeting; and she falls madly in love with him. After learning he is still single, she hesitates. A professor puts her in a trance with a hypnotizing crystal; and when she confesses her love for Tony, a judge who is a club member marries them. Though at first displeased, Derry is finally reconciled to her ... +


Derry Thomas, a secretary who is averse to marriage because of the unfortunate experience of her sisters with men, organizes a club for summer bachelors--flirtatious husbands who step out with single girls while their wives are away for the summer. A department store flirtation leads her to invite Tony Landor, whom she believes to be married, to the club meeting; and she falls madly in love with him. After learning he is still single, she hesitates. A professor puts her in a trance with a hypnotizing crystal; and when she confesses her love for Tony, a judge who is a club member marries them. Though at first displeased, Derry is finally reconciled to her fate. +

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