For the Love of Mike
B&W : Seven reels
Directed by Frank R. Capra (Frank Capra)
Cast: Ben Lyon [Mike], Claudette Colbert [Mary], Ford Sterling [Herman Schultz], George Sidney [Abraham Katz], Hugh Cameron [Patrick O’Malley], Richard ‘Skeets’ Gallagher [Coxey Pendleton], Rudolph Cameron [Henry Sharp], Mabel Swor [Evelyn Joyce]
[?] Robert Kane Productions? production; distributed by First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Produced by Robert Kane. Scenario by J. Clarkson Miller and Leland Hayward, from the short story “Hell’s Kitchen” by John Moroso. Cinematography by Ernest Haller. Presented by Robert Kane. / Released 31 July 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Colbert’s film debut. / Silent film.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 2 October 2009.
References: McBride-Capra p. 723; Poague-Capra pp. 46-47, 96, 236; Vermilye-Twenties p. 218.