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Also known as Un homme en habit in France
B&W : Seven reels / 6287 feet
Directed by Luther Reed
Cast: Adolphe Menjou [Lucien D’Artois], Virginia Valli [Germaine], Noah Beery [Lazarre], Louise Brooks [‘Fox Trot’], Lido Manetti [Henri], André Cheron [Germaine’s father]
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Associate producer, B.P. Schulberg. Scenario by John McDermott, from the play L’homme en habit (The Man in Evening Clothes) by André Picard and Yves Mirande. Cinematography by Hal Rosson (Harold Rosson). Intertitles by George Marion Jr. Edited by Eda Warren. Presented by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. / © 19 March 1927 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP23777]. Released 19 March 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The production was shot on 3-29 January 1927 at Paramount’s studios in Hollywood, California. / Silent film.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 30 April 2009.
References: Paris-Brooks pp. 4, 173, 176-177, 178, 179, 181, 558 : Website-AFI.