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Film Daily
21 Oct 1928.
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Variety
17 Oct 1928
p. 27.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
FILM EDITOR
Film ed
DETAILS
Release Date:
26 August 1928
Copyright Claimant:
F.B.O. Productions, Inc.
Copyright Date:
26 August 1928
Copyright Number:
LP25579
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
60
Length(in feet):
4,876
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Bob Gordon learns that Ruth Devere, the girl he loves, has been reported lost in a South Seas yachting accident, and accompanied by his chum, Perry, he sets out for the Pacific in an airplane. Ruth and her fiancé, Ralph, have been washed up on a cannibal isle, and Bob and Perry rescue them just as they are about to be eaten. During the escape, Bob and Perry hold off the natives while Ralph and Ruth are rescued by a lifeboat from a Navy gunship. Ralph convinces the captain that Bob and Perry have been killed, but that dauntless pair make a liar of him by swimming out to the ... +


Bob Gordon learns that Ruth Devere, the girl he loves, has been reported lost in a South Seas yachting accident, and accompanied by his chum, Perry, he sets out for the Pacific in an airplane. Ruth and her fiancé, Ralph, have been washed up on a cannibal isle, and Bob and Perry rescue them just as they are about to be eaten. During the escape, Bob and Perry hold off the natives while Ralph and Ruth are rescued by a lifeboat from a Navy gunship. Ralph convinces the captain that Bob and Perry have been killed, but that dauntless pair make a liar of him by swimming out to the gunboat. +

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