The Good Bad Man
|Douglas Fairbanks (left) and Bessie Love.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Allan Dwan
Cast: Douglas Fairbanks [‘Passin’ Through’], Bessie Love [Amy], Sam de Grasse [Bud Frazer], Doc Cannon [Bob Evans], Joseph Singleton [‘The Weasel’], Mary Alden [Jane Stuart], George Beranger (André Beranger) [Thomas Stuart], Fred Burns [the sheriff]
The Fine Arts Film Company production; distributed by Triangle Film Corporation. / Scenario by Douglas Fairbanks. / © 19 October 1923 by Tri-Stone Pictures, Incorporated [LP19514]. Released 7 May 1916. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The film was reedited and rereleased in the USA by Tri-Stone Pictures, Incorporated, in 1923.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.1655.
Survival status: Print exists in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive]; and in La Cinémathèque française film archive [35mm restoration negative, 35mm restoration positives].
Current rights holder: Public domain [original version], (unknown copyright holder) [1923 rerelease version].
Keywords: Charity - Crime: Kidnapping, Murder, Theft - Death: Murder - Police: Sheriffs - Revenge
Listing updated: 14 July 2014.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.1655; Bardèche-History p. 115; Bogdanovich-Dwan pp. 7-8; Everson-American p. 107; Shipman-Cinema p. 60 : ClasIm-240 p. 45 : Website-AFI.