The Coast of Folly
B&W : Seven reels / [?] 6974 or 7001? feet
Directed by Allan Dwan
Cast: Gloria Swanson [Nadine Gathway; and Joyce Gathway], Anthony Jowitt [Larry Fay], Alec Francis (Alec B. Francis) [Count de Tauro], Dorothy Cumming [Constance Fay], Jed Prouty [Cholly Knickerbocker], Eugenie Besserer [the nanny], Arthur Housman [the reporter], Lawrence Gray [the bather], Charles Clary, Richard Arlen
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Produced by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. Scenario by Forrest Halsey, from the adaptation by James Ashmore Creelman of the novel The Coast of Folly by Coningsby William Dawson. Cinematography by George F. Webber (George Webber). Presented by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. / © 23 September 1925 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP21840]. Released 21 September 1925. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Swanson plays bother the mother and daughter in this film. Arlen’s bit part was edited out of the film before release.
Survival status: (unknown)
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 22 August 2008.
References: Bogdanovich-Dwan pp. 75, 76-78; FilmDaily-1926 pp. 37, 61; Hudson-Swanson pp. 179, 180, 181; Quirk-Swanson pp. 183-184, 185, 186; Vermilye-Twenties pp. 118-120 : Website-AFI.