Harry Langdon (second from right).
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
All Night Long
Also known as War is Swell in the USA
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Harry Edwards
Cast: Harry Langdon [Harry Hall], Natalie Kingston [Nanette, the French girl], Fanny Kelly [her mother], Vernon Dent [Gale Wyndham, a rival], Billy Gilbert, Vance Veith, Leo Sulky, Andy Clyde
Mack Sennett, Incorporated, production; distributed by Pathé Exchange, Incorporated [Pathécomedy]. / Scenario by Vernon Smith and Hal Conklin, from a screen story by Arthur Ripley and Frank Capra. Production supervision by F. Richard Jones. Cinematography by William Williams and Lee Davis. Special photographic effects by Ernie Crockett. Intertitles by John A. Waldron (J.A. Waldron). Edited by William Hornbeck. Presented by Mack Sennett. / Released 9 November 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Working title: Over Here, Soldier Story and War is Swell. The film was previewed under the title War is Swell. Langdon’s tenth film. The film was remade starring Langdon by Columbia Pictures as The Leather Necker (1935).
Survival status: Print exists in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: [?] Cohen Media Group?
Keywords: France - Transportation: Trucks (REO Speed Wagon) - War: World War I (28 July 1914-11 November 1918): Soldiers
Listing updated: 24 February 2013.
References: Film credits, film viewing : Kerr-Silent pp. 271-272; Lahue-World p. 163; Maltin-Selected p. 68; Poague-Capra p. 235; Schelly-Langdon pp. 29, 31, 191, 216; Sherk-Sennett p. 3.
Home video: DVD.