The Flying Horseman (1926)

Western | 5 September 1926

Director:

Orville O. Dull

Writer:

Gertrude Orr

Cinematographer:

Joseph August

Production Company:

Fox Film Corp.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
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Film Daily
19 Sep 1926.
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Variety
22 Sep 1926.
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LITERARY
Based on the short story "Dark Rosaleen" by Max Brand in Country Gentleman (27 Dec 1924--24 Jan 1925).
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DETAILS
Release Date:
5 September 1926
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
29 August 1926
Copyright Number:
LP23146
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,971
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Mark Winton, a wandering cowboy en route to a cross-country race, takes up the cause of a group of children who are bullied by Bert Ridley, buys Boy Scout outfits for them, and teaches them scouting. June, the daughter of Colonel Savary, enters her horse in the race to pay off the ranch mortgage, but she is thwarted by Ridley, who wants her father's property and the girl. Mark is framed for murder when he intervenes, but he returns to do a favor for the girl and is arrested. With the aid of his horse, he breaks jail, wins the race, saves the colonel's ranch, and brings the gang to ... +


Mark Winton, a wandering cowboy en route to a cross-country race, takes up the cause of a group of children who are bullied by Bert Ridley, buys Boy Scout outfits for them, and teaches them scouting. June, the daughter of Colonel Savary, enters her horse in the race to pay off the ranch mortgage, but she is thwarted by Ridley, who wants her father's property and the girl. Mark is framed for murder when he intervenes, but he returns to do a favor for the girl and is arrested. With the aid of his horse, he breaks jail, wins the race, saves the colonel's ranch, and brings the gang to justice. +

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