Clash of the Wolves (1925)

Western | 28 November 1925

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HISTORY

The Aug 1925 AmCin reported that cinematographer E. B. Dupar (also known as Du Par) was filming the latest Rin-Tin-Tin film on an extremely hot, 100-plus-degree desert, but was not more specific about the location. E. Burton Steene was also brought in to aid in ... More Less

The Aug 1925 AmCin reported that cinematographer E. B. Dupar (also known as Du Par) was filming the latest Rin-Tin-Tin film on an extremely hot, 100-plus-degree desert, but was not more specific about the location. E. Burton Steene was also brought in to aid in photography. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
American Cinematographer
Aug 1925
p. 13.
Exhibitors Trade Review
21 Nov 1925
p. 29.
Film Daily
22 Nov 1925.
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New York Times
18 Nov 1925
p. 27.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
PRODUCTION TEXT
Warner Brothers Classics of the Screen
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Photog
Photog
Asst cam
ART DIRECTORS
Art dir
Art dir
FILM EDITOR
VISUAL EFFECTS
Elec eff
DETAILS
Release Date:
28 November 1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 17 November 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
26 October 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21953
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,800
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
Yes
SYNOPSIS

Lobo, half dog and half wolf, is the leader of a wolf pack, and the ranchers have put a price on his head. David Weston, a young borax prospector, befriends him after removing a thorn from his paw. Dave and his sweetheart, May Barstowe, disguise Lobo with beard and boots. He repays his new master's kindness by defending him against the attacks of chemist Borax Horton, who covets Dave's claim and sweetheart. When Horton attacks Dave again and leaves him for dead, Lobo takes a message from Dave to May. On the way, he successfully evades a posse that is hunting him and at the same time decoys it to Dave. Lobo kills Horton, and the ranchers learn that Lobo is man's friend. Dave and May get married, and Lobo settles down with ... +


Lobo, half dog and half wolf, is the leader of a wolf pack, and the ranchers have put a price on his head. David Weston, a young borax prospector, befriends him after removing a thorn from his paw. Dave and his sweetheart, May Barstowe, disguise Lobo with beard and boots. He repays his new master's kindness by defending him against the attacks of chemist Borax Horton, who covets Dave's claim and sweetheart. When Horton attacks Dave again and leaves him for dead, Lobo takes a message from Dave to May. On the way, he successfully evades a posse that is hunting him and at the same time decoys it to Dave. Lobo kills Horton, and the ranchers learn that Lobo is man's friend. Dave and May get married, and Lobo settles down with them. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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