Stolen Pleasures (1927)

Drama | 5 January 1927

Director:

Phil Rosen

Writer:

Leah Baird

Cinematographer:

J. O. Taylor

Production Company:

Columbia Pictures Corp.
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Film Daily
6 Feb 1927.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
5 January 1927
Copyright Claimant:
Columbia Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
15 January 1927
Copyright Number:
LP23544
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,064
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Each of two married couples--John and Doris Manning and Herbert and Clara Bradley--separate as the result of arguments. Bradley meets Doris and offers to take her to the city, but they are caught by a storm and forced to seek shelter in a roadhouse. Guy Summers, a lounge lizard, calls on Clara Bradley and induces her to attend a party with him, but he takes her to the same roadhouse. There, in a private room, he tries to seduce her, but she escapes when the roadhouse catches fire. Manning denounces his wife for going there and accuses Bradley of cheating with his wife. But Mrs. Bradley stops the battle by explaining that she was present that night and that their visit was entirely ... +


Each of two married couples--John and Doris Manning and Herbert and Clara Bradley--separate as the result of arguments. Bradley meets Doris and offers to take her to the city, but they are caught by a storm and forced to seek shelter in a roadhouse. Guy Summers, a lounge lizard, calls on Clara Bradley and induces her to attend a party with him, but he takes her to the same roadhouse. There, in a private room, he tries to seduce her, but she escapes when the roadhouse catches fire. Manning denounces his wife for going there and accuses Bradley of cheating with his wife. But Mrs. Bradley stops the battle by explaining that she was present that night and that their visit was entirely innocent. +

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Domestic


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