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SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Trade Review
9 May 1925
p. 71
Film Daily
26 Apr 1925
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New York Times
15 Apr 1925
p. 16
Variety
22 Apr 1926
p. 35
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
PRODUCERS
WRITERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
C. Edgar Schoenbaum
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel Adventure by Jack London (New York, 1911).
LITERARY SOURCE AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
27 April 1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: week of 12 Apr 1925
Production Date:

Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
28 April 1925
LP21412
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,602
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

David Sheldon, the owner of a plantation in the Solomon Islands, loses many of his field hands to blackwater fever, finally becoming ill himself. Joan Lackland, a distaff soldier of fortune, arrives by schooner in the islands and, with the help of her Kanaka crew, protects David from attack by natives under the leadership of Googomy. Joan nurses David back to health and goes into partnership with him, protecting his mortgaged property from two avaricious moneylenders. In order to revenge themselves, the moneylenders incite the natives to revolt. David's plantation is set afire, and Joan is kidnaped by the moneylenders and taken aboard their schooner. David saves Joan from the moneylenders, and she realizes that love is the greatest adventure of ...

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David Sheldon, the owner of a plantation in the Solomon Islands, loses many of his field hands to blackwater fever, finally becoming ill himself. Joan Lackland, a distaff soldier of fortune, arrives by schooner in the islands and, with the help of her Kanaka crew, protects David from attack by natives under the leadership of Googomy. Joan nurses David back to health and goes into partnership with him, protecting his mortgaged property from two avaricious moneylenders. In order to revenge themselves, the moneylenders incite the natives to revolt. David's plantation is set afire, and Joan is kidnaped by the moneylenders and taken aboard their schooner. David saves Joan from the moneylenders, and she realizes that love is the greatest adventure of all.

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