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The Fast Express
(1924) American
B&W : Serial / 15 episodes
Directed by William Duncan

Cast: William Duncan, Edith Johnson, Harry Carter, John Cossar, Harry Woods, Mabel Randall, Albert J. Smith

Universal Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Universal Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by George H. Plympton, Paul M. Bryan and Karl R. Coolidge, from a screen story adaptation by George H. Plympton, Paul M. Bryan and Karl R. Coolidge of the novel Crossed Wires by Courtney Ryley Cooper. / 15 episodes (two reels each): [1] “Facing the Crisis,” released 10 March 1924; [11] “The Abduction,” released 8 April 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival status: The film is presumed lost : A fragmentary print exists.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Serials

Listing updated: 30 September 2009.

References: Braff-Short n. 4; Edmonds-BigU p. 133; Lahue-Continued pp. 240, 284 : ClasIm-224 p. 55 : Website-IMDb; Website-SerSq.

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