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A studio chart in the 12 Aug 1922 Camera noted that production on The Dangerous Age had ended and editing had begun at the Louis B. Mayer Studios at 3800 [N.] Mission Road in Los Angeles, ... More Less

A studio chart in the 12 Aug 1922 Camera noted that production on The Dangerous Age had ended and editing had begun at the Louis B. Mayer Studios at 3800 [N.] Mission Road in Los Angeles, CA. More Less

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Camera
12 Aug 1922
p. 11.
DETAILS
Release Date:
20 January 1923
Premiere Information:
Chicago opening: ca26 November 1922
Production Date:
ended late July 1922
Copyright Claimant:
Louis B. Mayer Productions
Copyright Date:
6 November 1922
Copyright Number:
LP18374
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,145
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Married 22 years, Mary Emerson treats her husband, John, more like a son than a husband. He is stung by her rebuffs and, therefore, succumbs to the youthful charms of Gloria Sanderson, whom he meets on a business trip. But just after he mails a letter to Mary telling her that he will not return, John finds Gloria in the arms of her fiancé. Realizing his foolishness, he races to the train in an effort to retrieve the letter. He fails, and Mary receives and reads the letter; but she too has seen her error, conceals her knowledge of the letter's contents, and accepts John's professions of ... +


Married 22 years, Mary Emerson treats her husband, John, more like a son than a husband. He is stung by her rebuffs and, therefore, succumbs to the youthful charms of Gloria Sanderson, whom he meets on a business trip. But just after he mails a letter to Mary telling her that he will not return, John finds Gloria in the arms of her fiancé. Realizing his foolishness, he races to the train in an effort to retrieve the letter. He fails, and Mary receives and reads the letter; but she too has seen her error, conceals her knowledge of the letter's contents, and accepts John's professions of love. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Domestic


Subject
Subject (Major):

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

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