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According to a 10 Jan 1926 FD news item, portions of the film were shot on location in Pinehurst, NC. ...

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According to a 10 Jan 1926 FD news item, portions of the film were shot on location in Pinehurst, NC.

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GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
1 Oct 1925
p. 8
Film Daily
29 Nov 1925
p. 8
Film Daily
10 Jan 1926
p. 11
Film Daily
21 Mar 1926
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New York Times
16 Mar 1926
p. 22
Variety
17 Mar 1926
p. 39
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PRODUCERS
WRITERS
Orig story
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
DETAILS
Release Date:
22 March 1926
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 14 Mar 1926
Production Date:
began early Dec 1926
Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
22 March 1926
LP22508
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,132
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

St. Clair Van Tassel, a wealthy society girl with an ungovernable temper, has broken numerous engagements because of her disposition and decides to retire to the country. On the way, she stalls her car in a stream and is aided by Larry Gastlen. Their friendship soon develops into love. Larry sails for Cuba on his yacht, having refused to allow St. Clair to accompany him; and when she is discovered to be a stowaway, he turns back to New York. She contrives to throw the yacht off course, and when they encounter a gale, the boat is battered and St. Clair is forced to substitute for an injured stoker. Reaching port, St. Clair departs for her hunting lodge in the Catskills, where Larry follows. Trying to catch her, Larry is hurt in a fall from his horse. At the hospital, St. Clair realizes that love has at last conquered her ...

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St. Clair Van Tassel, a wealthy society girl with an ungovernable temper, has broken numerous engagements because of her disposition and decides to retire to the country. On the way, she stalls her car in a stream and is aided by Larry Gastlen. Their friendship soon develops into love. Larry sails for Cuba on his yacht, having refused to allow St. Clair to accompany him; and when she is discovered to be a stowaway, he turns back to New York. She contrives to throw the yacht off course, and when they encounter a gale, the boat is battered and St. Clair is forced to substitute for an injured stoker. Reaching port, St. Clair departs for her hunting lodge in the Catskills, where Larry follows. Trying to catch her, Larry is hurt in a fall from his horse. At the hospital, St. Clair realizes that love has at last conquered her temper.

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