The Cowboy and the Lady (1922)

Western | 22 October 1922

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HISTORY

The 24 Jun 1922 Camera announced that Mary Miles Minter began filming The Cowboy and the Lady that day. The company was scheduled to spend several weeks in the Teton Range in Wyoming.
       Members of the cast and crew escaped serious injury the previous week when a switch engine backed into their train near Victor, Idaho, according to the 12 Aug 1922 Camera. Mary Miles Minter suffered bruises, Patricia Palmer hurt her back, and Tom Moore suffered head injuries.
       Items in the 5 Aug 1922 Camera reported that the film company was returning to Hollywood after filming exteriors in ... More Less

The 24 Jun 1922 Camera announced that Mary Miles Minter began filming The Cowboy and the Lady that day. The company was scheduled to spend several weeks in the Teton Range in Wyoming.
       Members of the cast and crew escaped serious injury the previous week when a switch engine backed into their train near Victor, Idaho, according to the 12 Aug 1922 Camera. Mary Miles Minter suffered bruises, Patricia Palmer hurt her back, and Tom Moore suffered head injuries.
       Items in the 5 Aug 1922 Camera reported that the film company was returning to Hollywood after filming exteriors in Wyoming. More Less

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Camera
24 Jun 1922
p. 7.
Camera
5 Aug 1922
p. 7.
Camera
12 Aug 1922
p. 7.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
PRODUCER
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the play The Cowboy and the Lady
a Comedy in Three Acts, by Clyde Fitch (New York, 1908).
AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
22 October 1922
Premiere Information:
Cleveland premiere: ca15 October 1922
Production Date:
began 24 June 1922
Copyright Claimant:
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Copyright Date:
24 October 1922
Copyright Number:
LP18344
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,918
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Disgusted by her husband's philandering, Jessica Weston goes to her Wyoming ranch. Weston accompanies her and promptly starts a flirtation with Molly, a saloon proprietress, and consequently angers Ross, their ranch foreman. Jessica and Teddy North, a gentleman rancher who mounts his hands on motorcycles, fall in love. When Weston is killed, Jessica and Teddy each suspects the other, but Teddy accepts the guilt to protect Jessica. His trial is nearly over when Jessica learns from Molly that Ross committed the murder, and the lovers are then ... +


Disgusted by her husband's philandering, Jessica Weston goes to her Wyoming ranch. Weston accompanies her and promptly starts a flirtation with Molly, a saloon proprietress, and consequently angers Ross, their ranch foreman. Jessica and Teddy North, a gentleman rancher who mounts his hands on motorcycles, fall in love. When Weston is killed, Jessica and Teddy each suspects the other, but Teddy accepts the guilt to protect Jessica. His trial is nearly over when Jessica learns from Molly that Ross committed the murder, and the lovers are then united. +

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Subject

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

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