Thru Different Eyes (1929)

67 mins | Melodrama | 14 April 1929

Director:

John Blystone

Cinematographers:

Al Brick, Ernest Palmer

Editor:

Louis Loeffler

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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HISTORY

An item in the 31 Oct 1928 Exhibitors Daily Review noted that Conrad Nagel was set to star in Through Different Eyes, but he was not involved in the final film.
       According to a production directory in the 9 Mar 1929 Exhibitors Herald-World, the starting date for Through Different Eyes was 4 Jan 1929.
       The film also as Guilty and Public ... More Less

An item in the 31 Oct 1928 Exhibitors Daily Review noted that Conrad Nagel was set to star in Through Different Eyes, but he was not involved in the final film.
       According to a production directory in the 9 Mar 1929 Exhibitors Herald-World, the starting date for Through Different Eyes was 4 Jan 1929.
       The film also as Guilty and Public Opinion. More Less

BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitor's Daily Review
31 Oct 1928
p. 4.
Exhibitors Herald-World
9 Mar 1929
p. 41.
Film Daily
14 Apr 1929.
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New York Times
15 Apr 1929
p. 22.
Variety
17 Apr 1929.
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DETAILS
Alternate Titles:
Through Different Eyes
Guilty
Public Opinion
Release Date:
14 April 1929
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 13 April 1929
Production Date:
began 4 January 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
16 April 1929
Copyright Number:
LP313
Physical Properties:
Sound
Movietone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
67
Length(in feet):
5,166
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Harvey Manning is placed on trial for the murder of Jack Winfield, his closest friend, whose body was found in the Manning home. During the trial, the prosecuting and the defense attorneys put forward sharply different versions of the character of Manning and his wife, Viola, and of the events leading up to the murder. The jury returns a verdict of guilty, but a young girl then comes forward and confesses that she killed Winfield for having wronged ... +


Harvey Manning is placed on trial for the murder of Jack Winfield, his closest friend, whose body was found in the Manning home. During the trial, the prosecuting and the defense attorneys put forward sharply different versions of the character of Manning and his wife, Viola, and of the events leading up to the murder. The jury returns a verdict of guilty, but a young girl then comes forward and confesses that she killed Winfield for having wronged her. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Crime


Subject

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Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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