The Rush Hour (1927)

Comedy-drama | 12 December 1927

Director:

E. Mason Hopper

Cinematographer:

Dewey Wrigley

Editor:

W. Donn Hayes

Production Designer:

Charles Cadwallader

Production Company:

De Mille Pictures Corp.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
5 Feb 1928.
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New York Times
31 Jan 1928
p. 26.
Variety
8 Feb 1928
p. 24.
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LITERARY
Based on the short story "The Azure Shore" by Frederic Hatton and Fanny Hatton in Harper's Bazaar (Mar 1923).
DETAILS
Release Date:
12 December 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Pathé Exchange, inc.
Copyright Date:
18 November 1927
Copyright Number:
LP24680
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,880
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Margie Dolan, a ticket agent in a steamship office, dreams of endless pleasure and adventures abroad, while her sweetheart, Dan Morley, a drugstore owner, is devoted to his business and his eventual marriage to Margie. When the horrors of commuting become unendurable, Margie suggests they take a honeymoon trip to Niagara Falls, but he is shocked at her extravagance; as she boards an ocean liner on a business errand, Margie decides to stowaway, and when discovered she is put to work in the linen room. Dunrock and Yvonne, an unscrupulous pair who plan to relieve Finch, an oil millionaire, of his fortune, hire Margie as a companion to Finch. On the Riviera, Yvonne becomes jealous of Dunrock's attentions to Margie, provoking a riot that culminates in the arrival of Dan, who promises the terrified Margie a fine ... +


Margie Dolan, a ticket agent in a steamship office, dreams of endless pleasure and adventures abroad, while her sweetheart, Dan Morley, a drugstore owner, is devoted to his business and his eventual marriage to Margie. When the horrors of commuting become unendurable, Margie suggests they take a honeymoon trip to Niagara Falls, but he is shocked at her extravagance; as she boards an ocean liner on a business errand, Margie decides to stowaway, and when discovered she is put to work in the linen room. Dunrock and Yvonne, an unscrupulous pair who plan to relieve Finch, an oil millionaire, of his fortune, hire Margie as a companion to Finch. On the Riviera, Yvonne becomes jealous of Dunrock's attentions to Margie, provoking a riot that culminates in the arrival of Dan, who promises the terrified Margie a fine honeymoon. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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