Married Alive (1927)

53 mins | Comedy-drama | 17 July 1927

Director:

Emmett Flynn

Writer:

Cinematographer:

Ernest Palmer

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
21 Aug 1927
p. 8.
Variety
10 Aug 1927
p. 26.
DETAILS
Release Date:
17 July 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
12 June 1927
Copyright Number:
LP24116
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
53
Length(in feet):
4,557
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

A college professor who approves of polygamy among the lower forms of animal life goes to the seashore for rest, meets a man (Duxbury) who reveals himself to be married to four women. The professor proceeds to inform the wives of this infamy: one, an actress, doesn't care; the preacher's daughter is duly heartbroken. An old battle-ax proves to be actually married to the scoundrel, thus enabling the professor to marry the fourth, a lady of ... +


A college professor who approves of polygamy among the lower forms of animal life goes to the seashore for rest, meets a man (Duxbury) who reveals himself to be married to four women. The professor proceeds to inform the wives of this infamy: one, an actress, doesn't care; the preacher's daughter is duly heartbroken. An old battle-ax proves to be actually married to the scoundrel, thus enabling the professor to marry the fourth, a lady of royalty. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Domestic


Subject

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

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