The Little Yellow House (1928)

62 mins | Romance | 24 April 1928

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HISTORY

According to a studio production directory in the 18 Feb 1928 Exhibitors Herald and Moving Picture World, production began 1 Feb ... More Less

According to a studio production directory in the 18 Feb 1928 Exhibitors Herald and Moving Picture World, production began 1 Feb 1928. More Less

BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
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Exhibitors Herald and Moving Picture World
18 Feb 1928
p. 33.
Film Daily
29 Apr 1928.
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Variety
2 May 1928
p. 15.
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LITERARY
Based on the novel The Little Yellow House by Beatrice Burton Morgan (Garden City, NY, 1928).
DETAILS
Release Date:
24 April 1928
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 18 April 1928
Production Date:
began 1 February 1928
Copyright Claimant:
F.B.O. Productions, Inc.
Copyright Date:
24 April 1928
Copyright Number:
LP25239
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
62
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Mrs. Rose Milburn, a devoted woman married to a drunkard, reluctantly gives up her bridal home to benefit her daughter's social standing and takes her family to live with her wealthy mother. Charlie Milburn's alcoholism causes his mother-in-law to turn him out of the house, and in the street he is killed by a passing truck. Rose and her son return to "the little yellow house," which has been bought and restored by Rob Hollis, an ex-sweetheart of Emmy Milburn, the daughter. Ensconced in an apartment in the city, Emmy is being led astray by Wells Harbison, an older married man. Wells is forcing his attentions on Emmy when Rob arrives in time to save her. They return together to the cherished ... +


Mrs. Rose Milburn, a devoted woman married to a drunkard, reluctantly gives up her bridal home to benefit her daughter's social standing and takes her family to live with her wealthy mother. Charlie Milburn's alcoholism causes his mother-in-law to turn him out of the house, and in the street he is killed by a passing truck. Rose and her son return to "the little yellow house," which has been bought and restored by Rob Hollis, an ex-sweetheart of Emmy Milburn, the daughter. Ensconced in an apartment in the city, Emmy is being led astray by Wells Harbison, an older married man. Wells is forcing his attentions on Emmy when Rob arrives in time to save her. They return together to the cherished house. +

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