The Lone Wolf's Daughter (1929)

72 mins | Melodrama | 18 February 1929

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HISTORY

For information on other films featuring Louis Joseph Vance's character, please consult the entry above for the 1939 Columbia picture The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt , directed by Peter Godfrey and starring Warren William and Ida Lupino, and search the series name in Advanced ... More Less

For information on other films featuring Louis Joseph Vance's character, please consult the entry above for the 1939 Columbia picture The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt , directed by Peter Godfrey and starring Warren William and Ida Lupino, and search the series name in Advanced Search. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
10 Mar 1929.
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New York Times
4 Mar 1929
p. 20.
Variety
6 Mar 1929
p. 26.
DETAILS
Series:
Release Date:
18 February 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Columbia Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
11 February 1929
Copyright Number:
LP138
Physical Properties:
Silent with sound sequences
Talking seq by Movietone
Black and White
Sound, also silent
Also si; 6,186 ft.
Duration(in mins):
72
Length(in feet):
7,134
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Michael Lanyard, a reformed cracksman, adopts Adrienne, the daughter of an old friend, and goes to Southampton to attend a party celebrating her engagement to Bobby Crenshaw, the son of a wealthy society couple. The Count and Countess Polinac, international jewel thieves, also attend the party, and Count Polinac forces Lanyard to open the safe containing the jewelry of the guests by threatening to expose Lanyard's criminal past. Lanyard forestalls the count, however, and protects the valuables. The count and countess are arrested, and Michael's secret is kept ... +


Michael Lanyard, a reformed cracksman, adopts Adrienne, the daughter of an old friend, and goes to Southampton to attend a party celebrating her engagement to Bobby Crenshaw, the son of a wealthy society couple. The Count and Countess Polinac, international jewel thieves, also attend the party, and Count Polinac forces Lanyard to open the safe containing the jewelry of the guests by threatening to expose Lanyard's criminal past. Lanyard forestalls the count, however, and protects the valuables. The count and countess are arrested, and Michael's secret is kept safe. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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