The Interferin' Gent (1927)

Western | 21 August 1927

Director:

Richard Thorpe

Cinematographer:

Ray Ries

Production Company:

Action Pictures, Inc.
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Film Daily
4 Sep 1927.
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Release Date:
21 August 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Pathé Exchange, inc.
Copyright Date:
9 June 1927
Copyright Number:
LU24059
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,864
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Joe Luke, who is scheming to get the ranch of Ann Douglas for an irrigation project, hires an assassin to kill a man he believes to be Ben, her long-lost brother. The killing is witnessed by Bill Stannard, who returns some money intended for Ann, who then accepts him as her brother. Bill decides to keep up the deception and help her, while Ben Douglas, a sickly man who is actually the real brother, remains silent until forced to sign an insurance paper; but Ann remains ignorant of the fact. Ann's cattle are poisoned by Luke, but Bill forces him to pay their market price. Luke wounds Bill and tries to have him arrested as an imposter, but Ben exonerates Bill, who thereafter finds happiness with ... +


Joe Luke, who is scheming to get the ranch of Ann Douglas for an irrigation project, hires an assassin to kill a man he believes to be Ben, her long-lost brother. The killing is witnessed by Bill Stannard, who returns some money intended for Ann, who then accepts him as her brother. Bill decides to keep up the deception and help her, while Ben Douglas, a sickly man who is actually the real brother, remains silent until forced to sign an insurance paper; but Ann remains ignorant of the fact. Ann's cattle are poisoned by Luke, but Bill forces him to pay their market price. Luke wounds Bill and tries to have him arrested as an imposter, but Ben exonerates Bill, who thereafter finds happiness with Ann. +

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