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The Lotus Eater
B&W : Seven reels / 6960 feet
Directed by Marshall Neilan
Cast: John Barrymore [Jacques Lenoi], Colleen Moore [Mavis], Anna Q. Nilsson [Madge Vance], Ida Waterman [Mrs. Hastings Vance], Frank Currier [the dean], J. Barney Sherry [John Carson], Wesley Barry [Jocko]
Marshall Neilan Productions production; distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Produced by Marshall Neilan. Scenario by Marion Fairfax, from a screen story by Albert Payson Terhune. Art direction by John D. Schulze. Cinematography by David Kesson. Edited by Daniel J. Gray. / © 12 December 1921 by Marshall Neilan Productions [LP17467]. Premiered circa 27 November 1921 in New York, New York. General release, January 1922. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Some exteriors were shot on-location in Florida.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Shipwrecks - USA: Florida
Listing updated: 19 September 2008.
References: Drew-Speaking pp. 167, 282; Everson-American p. 173 : Website-AFI.