Ramon Novarro (left), Joan Crawford and Ernest Torrence.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
Across to Singapore
B&W : Seven reels / 1812 metres
Directed by William Nigh
Cast: Ramon Novarro [Joel Shore], Joan Crawford [Priscilla Crowninshield], Ernest Torrence [Mark Shore], Frank Currier [Jeremiah Shore], Daniel Wolheim [Noah Shore], Duke Martin [Matthew Shore], Edward Connelly [Joshua Crowninshield], Jim Mason (James Mason) [ship’s mate], Anna May Wong [Bailarina]
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corporation. / Produced by William Nigh. Scenario by E. Richard Schayer + [Ted Shane], from the novel All the Brothers Were Valiant by Ben Ames Williams. Art direction by Cedric Gibbons. Costume design by David Cox. Cinematography by John F. Seitz. Edited by Ben Lewis. Intertitles by Joseph Farnum. / Premiered 30 April 1928. Released 6 May 1928. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The novel was previously filmed as All the Brothers Were Valiant (1923). / Silent film.
Survival status: Print exists [incomplete (surviving print has fragments lost to decomposition)].
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 9 September 2009.
References: Quirk-Crawford pp. 15, 59 : ClasIm-221 p. 14 : Website-IMDb.
Home video: DVD.