Don't Marry (1928)

60 mins | Comedy | 13 June 1928

Director:

James Tinling

Writer:

Randall Faye

Cinematographer:

Joseph August

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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HISTORY

In 1934, Fox remade this film in Spanish as Dos más uno, dos (See ... More Less

In 1934, Fox remade this film in Spanish as Dos más uno, dos (See Entry). More Less

BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
27 May 1928.
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New York Times
21 May 1928
p. 25.
Variety
23 May 1928
p. 21.
DETAILS
Release Date:
13 June 1928
Premiere Information:
New York opening: week of 19 May 1928
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
16 May 1928
Copyright Number:
LP25264
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
60
Length(in feet):
5,708
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

To capture straitlaced Henry Willoughby, a young lawyer with old-fashioned ideas about women, flapper Priscilla Bowen masquerades as her Victorian "cousin," playing the harp and dressing in clothes from the nineties. Willoughby quickly sees his error when he is humiliated at a party by this girl, and he returns to the ... +


To capture straitlaced Henry Willoughby, a young lawyer with old-fashioned ideas about women, flapper Priscilla Bowen masquerades as her Victorian "cousin," playing the harp and dressing in clothes from the nineties. Willoughby quickly sees his error when he is humiliated at a party by this girl, and he returns to the flapper. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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