The Blood Ship
B&W : Seven reels / 6843 feet
Directed by George B. Seitz
Cast: Hobart Bosworth [A. Newman], Jacqueline Logan [Mary], Richard Arlen [John], Walter James [Captain Swope], Fred Kohler [mate], James Bradbury Sr. [the knitting Swede], Arthur Rankin [Nils], Syd Crossley [Cockney], Frank Hemphill [the second mate], Chappell Dossett [Reverend Deaken], Blue Washington (Edgar ‘Blue’ Washington)
Columbia Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Columbia Pictures Corporation. / Produced by Harry Cohn. Scenario by Fred Myton, from the novel The Blood Ship by Norman Springer. Cinematography by J.O. Taylor and Harry Davis. / © 7 July 1927 (at eight reels) by Columbia Pictures Corporation [LP24173]. Premiered 18 July 1927 in New York, New York. Released 19 August 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Silent film.
Survival status: Print exists [35mm positive, 16mm reduction positive].
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Mutinies - Ships - USA: California: San Francisco - Water
Listing updated: 4 June 2011.
References: Website-AFI : with additional information provided by Michael Schuyler.