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Also known as The Glorious Rebel in the United Kingdom
B&W : Eleven reels / 10,655 feet
Directed by E. Mason Hopper
Cast: Marion Davies [Janice Meredith], Harrison Ford [Charles Fownes], Holbrook Blinn [Lord Clowes], Maclyn Arbuckle [Squire Meredith], Hattie Delaro [Mrs. Meredith], Joseph Kilgour [George Washington], Mrs. Maclyn Arbuckle [Martha Washington], George Nash [Lord Howe], Tyrone Power (Sr.) [Lord Cornwallis], Robert Thorne [Patrick Henry], Walter Law [General Charles Lee], Lionel Adams [Thomas Jefferson], Nicolai Koesberg [Lafayette], George Siegmann [Colonel Rahl], Edwin Argus [Louis XVI], Princess Marie de Bourbon [Marie Antionette], Wilfred Noy [Doctor Joseph Warren], Ken Maynard [Paul Revere], Helen Lee Worthing [Mrs. Loring], Spencer Charters [Squire Hennion], Olin Howland [Philemon], May Vokes [Susie], Douglas Stevenson [Captain Mowbrary], Harlan Knight [Theodore Larkin], Mildred Arden [Tabitha Larkin], Lee Beggs [Benjamin Franklin], Joe Raleigh [Arthur Lee], Wilson Reynolds [Parson McClave], Byron Russell [Captain Parker], Colonel Patterson [Major Pitcairn], George Cline [Trooper Heirich Bruner], Burton McEvilly [Alexander Hamilton], Jerry Peterson [Cato], W.C. Fields [British sergeant], Isadore Marcel [the innkeeper], Keene Waters [a servant], Edgar Nelson [the tailor]
Cosmopolitan Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn Distributing Corporation. / Produced by William Randolph Hearst. Scenario by Lillie Hayward, from the adaptation by Lillie Hayward of the novel Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford. Production design by Joseph Urban. Costume design by Gretl Urban Thurlow. Assistant director, E.J. Babille. Cinematography by Ira H. Morgan and George Barnes. Stills photography by Herman Zerenner. Edited by Walter Futter. Music score by Deems Taylor. / © 5 January 1925 by Cosmopolitan Pictures Corporation [LP20996]. Released 8 December 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Kilgour appears as George Washington in scene of Washington crossing the Delaware.
Survival status: Print exists.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Benjamin Franklin - George Washington - Marie Antoinette - Paul Revere - Thomas Jefferson - USA
Listing updated: 20 October 2009.
References: Davies-Times p. 223; Everson-American p. 191; Fields-Fields p. 267; Kerr-Silent pp. 31, 296; Lahue-Kops p. 33; Pitts-Hollywood pp. 3, 41, 175-176; Vermilye-Twenties p. 142; Weaver-Twenty p. 239 : Website-AFI.