The Last Moment
B&W : Six reels / 5600 feet
Directed by Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös)
Cast: Otto Matiesen [the man], Lucille La Verne [innkeeper], Isabel Lamore [the man’s first wife], Georgia Hale [the man’s second wife], Julius Molnar Jr. [the man, as child], Anielka Eltar [a woman], Vivian Winston [a woman]
Freedman-Spitz production; distributed by Zakoro Film Corporation. / Produced by Samuel Freedman and Edward M. Spitz. Scenario by Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös). Cinematography by Leon Shamroy. Edited by Paul Fejos (Pál Fejös). / Released 15 February 1928. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / An experimental Hollywood film, reportedly made for $5000 in 28 days. / Silent film.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Actors - Drowning
Listing updated: 30 November 2004.
References: Ball-Shakespeare pp. 270-271, 375, 387; Fell-History p. 106; Thompson-Lost pp. xxi, 151; Weaver-Twenty p. 157.