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DATE
PAGE
Variety
21 Apr 1926
p. 35.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
WRITERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
Addl photog
FILM EDITOR
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel The Fighting Edge by William MacLeod Raine (Boston & New York, 1922).
DETAILS
Release Date:
8 January 1926
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
7 January 1926
Copyright Number:
LP22238
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,369
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

A government agent named Joyce is imprisoned in a ranch house by a gang of smugglers. Juan O'Rourke, another agent, is then assigned to the case, going across the Mexican border disguised as a half-breed. He meets Joyce's daughter, Phoebe, and together they work their way into the smugglers' ranch house. With the aid of the cook, they free Joyce and make a break for the U. S. border. The smugglers follow, and the four take refuge in a deserted house. They are surrounded, but before they are finished off, the United States Army arrives and drives off the smugglers. Phoebe and Juan are ... +


A government agent named Joyce is imprisoned in a ranch house by a gang of smugglers. Juan O'Rourke, another agent, is then assigned to the case, going across the Mexican border disguised as a half-breed. He meets Joyce's daughter, Phoebe, and together they work their way into the smugglers' ranch house. With the aid of the cook, they free Joyce and make a break for the U. S. border. The smugglers follow, and the four take refuge in a deserted house. They are surrounded, but before they are finished off, the United States Army arrives and drives off the smugglers. Phoebe and Juan are married. +

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