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HISTORY

First National Pictures produced a sound adaptation of the play in 1930. Entitled Road to Paradise , and also directed by William Beaudine, that film starred Loretta Young and Jack Mulhall (See ... More Less

First National Pictures produced a sound adaptation of the play in 1930. Entitled Road to Paradise , and also directed by William Beaudine, that film starred Loretta Young and Jack Mulhall (See Entry). More Less

DETAILS
Release Date:
1 August 1924
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Brothers Pictures
Copyright Date:
9 August 1924
Copyright Number:
LP20480
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,500
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

Two thieves, discovering that their accomplice, Mary Brennan, is a double for heiress Margaret Waring, place her in the Waring home during Margaret's absence. Margaret returns as they are about to rob the safe and is shot; however, a detailed police investigation establishes the identity of the real ... +


Two thieves, discovering that their accomplice, Mary Brennan, is a double for heiress Margaret Waring, place her in the Waring home during Margaret's absence. Margaret returns as they are about to rob the safe and is shot; however, a detailed police investigation establishes the identity of the real heiress. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Crime


Subject

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

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