The Fleet’s In
B&W : Eight reels / 6918 feet
Directed by Malcolm St. Clair
Cast: Clara Bow [Peaches Deane], James Hall [Eddie Briggs], Jack Oakie [‘Searchlight’ Doyle], Bodil Rosing [Mrs. Deane], Eddie Dunn [Al Pearce], Jean Laverty [Betty], Dan Wolheim [‘Double-Duty’ Duffy], Richard Carle [Judge Hartley], Joseph Girard [the commandant]
Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by Monte Brice and J. Walter Ruben, from a screen story by Monte Brice and J. Walter Ruben. Cinematography by Harry Fischbeck. Intertitles by George Marion. Edited by B.F. Zeidman. / © 20 September 1928 by Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation [LP25632]. Released 15 September 1928. / [?] Movietone 35mm spherical 1.20:1 format and/or Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format? Western Electric Movietone sound-on-film sound system. / The screen story was subsequently filmed as The Fleet’s In (1942). / Silent film, with talking sequences, synchronized music and sound effects.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 26 January 2010.
References: Weaver-Twenty p. 57 : ClasIm-225 p. 16 : Website-AFI : with additional information provided by G.B. Hinckley.