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The Dixie Handicap
(1925) American
B&W : Seven reels / [?] 6509 or 6905? feet
Directed by Reginald Barker

Cast: Claire Windsor [Virginia], Frank Keenan [Judge Roberts], Lloyd Hughes [Johnny Sheridan], John Sainpolis [Dexter], Otis Harlan [Noah], Joseph Morrison [Bubbles], Otto Hoffman [the major], Edward Martindel [Mr. Bosworth], Ruth King [Mrs. Bosworth], William Quirk (Billy Quirk) [a tout], James Quinn [a tout], Loyal Underwood [‘Losing’ Jones], Bert Lindley [the conductor], William Orlamond [the sheriff], Milton Ross [the constable], J.P. Lockney [the milkman]

Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn Distributing Corporation. / Scenario by Waldemar Young, from the short story “Dixie” by Gerald Beaumont. Art direction by Cedric Gibbons. Assistant director, Harry Schenck. Cinematography by Percy Hilburn. Edited by Daniel J. Gray. Presented by Louis B. Mayer. / © 5 January 1925 by Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation [LP21018]. Released 12 January 1925. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival Status: (unknown)

Keywords: African-Americans - Animals: Horses - Blackface - Races: Horse - USA: New York: Belmont Park Racetrack

Listing updated: 4 January 2010.

References: Eames-MGM p. 13; FilmDaily-1926 pp. 22, 37 : ClasIm-225 p. 44 : Website-AFI.

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