George Washington, Jr. (1924)

Comedy-drama | 2 February 1924

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CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
Mal St. Clair
Dir
WRITERS
Scen
Story
PHOTOGRAPHY
Ed Du Par
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the play George Washington, Jr. by George M. Cohan (New York, 12 Feb 1906).
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DETAILS
Release Date:
2 February 1924
Production Date:

Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Warner Brothers Pictures
10 December 1923
LP19692
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,100
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

George Belgrave is guided by George Washington's principles of integrity and honesty. He exposes his cousin Dolly's fiancé, Count Tyrola, to be a bogus count and an internationally sought criminal, who, as the leader of the Vassalini gang, steals a secret treaty from George's father, a United States senator. It is Tyrola's intention to use the treaty to cause political strife in Bessarabia. George, his friend Bob, and Ham, the Negro butler, subdue the Vassalini gang and, after recovering the treaty, lock them up. Tyrola's treachery is revealed seconds before the wedding ceremony. George, to save his father embarrassment, tells his only lie in giving him credit for the whole "plan" to capture Tyrola. Cousin Dolly marries friend ...

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George Belgrave is guided by George Washington's principles of integrity and honesty. He exposes his cousin Dolly's fiancé, Count Tyrola, to be a bogus count and an internationally sought criminal, who, as the leader of the Vassalini gang, steals a secret treaty from George's father, a United States senator. It is Tyrola's intention to use the treaty to cause political strife in Bessarabia. George, his friend Bob, and Ham, the Negro butler, subdue the Vassalini gang and, after recovering the treaty, lock them up. Tyrola's treachery is revealed seconds before the wedding ceremony. George, to save his father embarrassment, tells his only lie in giving him credit for the whole "plan" to capture Tyrola. Cousin Dolly marries friend Bob.

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