Silent Era Information*Progressive Silent Film List*Lost Films*People*Theaters
Taylorology*Articles*Home Video*Books*Store*Search
House of Mystery DVD
Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  The Jazz Age (1929)
Progressive Silent Film List
A growing source of silent era film information.
This listing is from The Progressive Silent Film List by Carl Bennett.
Copyright © 1999-2015 by Carl Bennett and the Silent Era Company.
All Rights Reserved.

About This Listing
Report Omissions or Errors in This Listing


The Jazz Age
(1929) American
B&W : Seven reels / 6246 feet
Directed by Lynn Shores

Cast: Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [Steve Maxwell], Marceline Day [Sue Randall], H.B. Walthall (Henry B. Walthall) [Mr. Maxwell], Myrtle Stedman [Mrs. Maxwell], Gertrude Messinger [Marjorie], Joel McCrea [Tod Sayles], William Bechtel [Mr. Sayles], E.J. Ratcliffe [Mr. Randall], Ione Holmes [Ellen McBride], Edgar Dearing [the motor cop]

[?] FBO Pictures or Radio-Keith-Orpheum Corporation? production; distributed by [?] Radio-Keith-Orpheum Corporation [RKO]? / Scenario by Paul Gangelin, from a screen story by Paul Gangelin. Assistant director, Walter Daniels. Cinematography by Ted Pahle. Intertitles by Randolph Bartlett. Edited by Ann McKnight. / © 16 January 1929 by FBO Pictures [LP21]. Released 10 February 1929. / [?] Photophone 35mm spherical 1.20:1 format and/or Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format? RCA Photophone sound-on-film sound system. / The film was also released in the USA in a silent version in 1929. / Silent film, with talking sequences, synchronized music and sound effects.


Survival status: (unknown)

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Accidents: Automobile - Synchronized sound film

Listing updated: 6 July 2009.

References: ClasIm-301 p. 47 : Website-AFI.

Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  The Jazz Age (1929)
Josef von Sternberg Boxset


Amazon US
Amazon CA
Amazon UK

Sherlock Holmes (1916) BD/DVD Combo

Black Pirate on Blu-ray Disc