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(1923) American
B&W : Six reels / 5621 feet
Directed by William de Mille (William C. de Mille)

Cast: Theodore Roberts [‘Grumpy’ Andrew Bullivant], May McAvoy [Virginia Bullivant], Conrad Nagel [Ernest Heron], Casson Ferguson [Chamberlin Jarvis], Bertram Johns [Keble], Charles Ogle [Ruddock], Robert Bolder [Dawson], Charles French (Charles K. French) [Wolfe], Bernice Frank [Susan], Bertram Frank [Jarvis’ valet]

Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by Clara Beranger, from an adaptation by Clara Beranger of the play Grumpy by Horace Hodges and Thomas Wigney Percyval. Cinematography by L. Guy Wilky. Presented by Adolph Zukor. / © 28 March 1923 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP18835]. Premiered circa 11 March 1923 in Los Angeles, California. Released 8 April 1923. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The play was subsequently filmed as Grumpy (1930).


Survival status: Print exists in the Gosfilmofond film archive.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Law: Enforcement: Police: Detectives

Listing updated: 17 March 2012.

References: Drew-Speaking p. 279; Sherwood-Best p. 169 : with additional information provided by Julia Trocme-Latter.

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