The Outside Woman (1921)

Comedy | February 1921

Cinematographer:

Paul Parry

Production Designer:

Una Hopkins

Production Company:

Realart Pictures
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HISTORY

No definite credit for direction has been established for this film. Variety notes that Miss Hopkins was involved in the ... More Less

No definite credit for direction has been established for this film. Variety notes that Miss Hopkins was involved in the production. More Less

CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
ART DIRECTOR
Art dir
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the play All Night Long by Philip Bartholomae, Paul B. Sipe (production undetermined).
DETAILS
Release Date:
February 1921
Copyright Claimant:
Realart Pictures
Copyright Date:
8 February 1921
Copyright Number:
LP16127
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,225
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Newlywed Dorothy Ralston exchanges an Aztec idol belonging to her husband for a peddler's silk shawl, and Cambridge, an artist and her neighbor, realizes the idol's value and buys it from the peddler. When her husband informs her that the statue is a rare objet d'art and she learns of its new owner, Dorothy slips up the fire escape to retrieve it and hides from the artist, who happens to be knocked unconscious by a jujitsu throw of his Japanese servant. She revives him and buys back the idol for a kiss. The arrival of Dr. Ralston, the irate wife of the artist, and the police provides a general mixup, which is followed by a happy ... +


Newlywed Dorothy Ralston exchanges an Aztec idol belonging to her husband for a peddler's silk shawl, and Cambridge, an artist and her neighbor, realizes the idol's value and buys it from the peddler. When her husband informs her that the statue is a rare objet d'art and she learns of its new owner, Dorothy slips up the fire escape to retrieve it and hides from the artist, who happens to be knocked unconscious by a jujitsu throw of his Japanese servant. She revives him and buys back the idol for a kiss. The arrival of Dr. Ralston, the irate wife of the artist, and the police provides a general mixup, which is followed by a happy denouement. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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