Marcus Garland (1925)

Melodrama | 1925

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HISTORY

The indicated release year is approximate. A notice in the Pittsburgh (PA) Courier on 25 Apr 1928 indicated that the film was in production, but that may have been an error. No additional information on filming or release dates have been verified. Modern sources state that the film was a fictionalized story, possibly a parody, about controversial Pan-Africanism leader Marcus Garvey ... More Less

The indicated release year is approximate. A notice in the Pittsburgh (PA) Courier on 25 Apr 1928 indicated that the film was in production, but that may have been an error. No additional information on filming or release dates have been verified. Modern sources state that the film was a fictionalized story, possibly a parody, about controversial Pan-Africanism leader Marcus Garvey (1887-1940). More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Pittsburgh (PA) Courier
25 Apr 1928.
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CAST
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DETAILS
Release Date:
1925
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Sound, also silent
Feature length assumed.
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

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GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
African American


Subject
Subject (Major):

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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