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Desert Nights
Also known as [Thirst]
(1929) American
B&W : Seven reels / 7177 feet
Directed by William Nigh

Cast: John Gilbert [Hugh Rand], Ernest Torrence [Lord Stonehill], Mary Nolan [Lady Diana]

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corporation. / Scenario by Lenore Coffee and Willis Goldbeck, from the adaptation by Endre Bohem of a screen story by John Thomas Neville and Dale Van Every. Art direction by Cedric Gibbons. Costume design by Henrietta Frazer. Cinematography by James Howe (James Wong Howe). Intertitles by Marian Ainslee and Ruth Cummings. Edited by Harry Reynolds. / © 11 March 1929 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corporation [LP199]. Released 9 March 1929. / [?] Movietone 35mm spherical 1.20:1 format and/or Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format? Western Electric Movietone sound-on-film sound system. / Silent film, with synchronized music and sound effects.

Drama: Crime.

Survival status: Print exists.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Listing updated: 9 September 2009.

References: Weaver-Twenty p. 143 : Website-AFI.

Home video: DVD.

 
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