Tanned Legs (1929)

68 mins | Comedy-drama | 10 November 1929

Director:

Marshall Neilan

Cinematographers:

George Hull, Leo Tover

Editor:

Archie Marshek

Production Designer:

Max Rée

Production Company:

RKO Productions, Inc.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
8 Dec 1929.
---
New York Times
2 Dec 1929
p. 28.
Variety
4 Dec 1929
p. 31.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PRODUCER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
Dir of photog
ART DIRECTOR
Art dir
FILM EDITOR
Film ed
SOURCES
SONGS
"With You-With Me," "Tanned Legs" and "You're Responsible!" words by Sidney Clare, music by Oscar Levant.
DETAILS
Release Date:
10 November 1929
Copyright Claimant:
RKO Distributing Corp.
Copyright Date:
10 November 1929
Copyright Number:
LP922
Physical Properties:
Silent
RCA Photophone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
68
Length(in feet):
6,377
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

At a fashionable beach resort, Mr. Reynolds is having an affair with Mrs. Lyons-King, whom his daughter Peggy suspects to be an adventuress; Mrs. Reynolds is fascinated with Roger, a boyfriend of another youngster; and Janet, Peggy's sister, is enamored of Clinton Darrow. Mr. Reynolds is about to be persuaded to buy some worthless stock, and Darrow has possession of some indiscreet letters from Janet. Janet enters Darrow's room in a vain effort to retrieve them and, without her knowledge, is seen by Bill and Peggy. Threatened with extortion, Janet plans to kill Darrow but, instead, she accidentally wounds Peggy. Roger, a friend of Peggy's, obtains the letters during a fake robbery, and Peggy is reconciled with ... +


At a fashionable beach resort, Mr. Reynolds is having an affair with Mrs. Lyons-King, whom his daughter Peggy suspects to be an adventuress; Mrs. Reynolds is fascinated with Roger, a boyfriend of another youngster; and Janet, Peggy's sister, is enamored of Clinton Darrow. Mr. Reynolds is about to be persuaded to buy some worthless stock, and Darrow has possession of some indiscreet letters from Janet. Janet enters Darrow's room in a vain effort to retrieve them and, without her knowledge, is seen by Bill and Peggy. Threatened with extortion, Janet plans to kill Darrow but, instead, she accidentally wounds Peggy. Roger, a friend of Peggy's, obtains the letters during a fake robbery, and Peggy is reconciled with Bill. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
with songs


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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