Chasing Through Europe (1929)

62 mins | Melodrama | 4 August 1929

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HISTORY

FD listed the film's title as Chasing Thru Europe ... More Less

FD listed the film's title as Chasing Thru Europe . More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
22 Sep 1929.
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Variety
18 Sep 1929
p. 29.
CAST
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DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
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CREDITED AS
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PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
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DETAILS
Release Date:
4 August 1929
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
21 August 1929
Copyright Number:
LP625
Physical Properties:
Silent with sound sequences
Talking and singing seq and sd eff by Movietone
Black and White
Sound, also silent
Also si; 5,622 ft.
Duration(in mins):
62
Length(in feet):
5,581
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Dick Stallings, a freelance newsreel photographer, meets Linda Terry, a wealthy American in London, when her chauffeur-driven car bumps him. Attracted to Linda, Stallings induces her to come with him when Phineas Merrill, her guardian, attempts to place her in an insane asylum for refusing to marry his nephew, Don. Stallings and Linda travel around Europe photographing famous landmarks--the Eiffel Tower--and important persons such as Mussolini and the Prince of Wales, pursued by Merrill (a smalltime crook) and his accomplices. While Stallings is photographing Vesuvius, Merrill's men force their way into Linda's apartment and attempt to kidnap her. Dick returns, has Merrill arrested, and he and Linda return to the United States to ... +


Dick Stallings, a freelance newsreel photographer, meets Linda Terry, a wealthy American in London, when her chauffeur-driven car bumps him. Attracted to Linda, Stallings induces her to come with him when Phineas Merrill, her guardian, attempts to place her in an insane asylum for refusing to marry his nephew, Don. Stallings and Linda travel around Europe photographing famous landmarks--the Eiffel Tower--and important persons such as Mussolini and the Prince of Wales, pursued by Merrill (a smalltime crook) and his accomplices. While Stallings is photographing Vesuvius, Merrill's men force their way into Linda's apartment and attempt to kidnap her. Dick returns, has Merrill arrested, and he and Linda return to the United States to marry. +

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

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