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Molly O’
(1921) American
B&W : Eight reels / 7588 feet
Directed by F. Richard Jones

Cast: Mabel Normand [Molly O’Dair], George Nichols [Tim O’Dair], Anna Hernandez [Mrs. Tim O’Dair], Albert Hackett [Billy O’Dair], Eddie Gribbon [Jim Smith], Jack Mulhall [Doctor John S. Bryant], Lowell Sherman [Fred Manchester], Jacqueline Logan [Miriam Manchester], Ben Deely [Albert Faulkner], Gloria Davenport [Mrs. James W. Robbins], Carl Stockdale [the silhouette man], Eugenie Besserer [Antonia Bacigalupi]

Mack Sennett-Mabel Normand Productions production; distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Produced by Mack Sennett. Scenario by Mary Hunt and Fred Stowers, from a screen story by Mack Sennett. Art direction by Sanford D. Barnes. Costume design by Violet Schofield. Electrical effects by Paul Guerin. Assistant director, Ray Grey. Cinematography by Fred Jackman. Intertitles by John Grey. Edited by Allen McNeil. / © 24 October 1921 by Mack Sennett-Mabel Normand Productions [LP17222]. Premiered circa 20 November 1921 in New York, New York. Released 1 December 1921. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The film was nearly completely reconstructed by the UCLA Film and Television Archive using materials from Gosfilmofond, the Raymond Rohauer collection and the Library of Congress.


Survival status: Prints exist in the Library of Congress film archive; in the UCLA Film and Television Archive film archive; in the Gosfilmofond film archive; and in the film holdings of the Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection).

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 12 April 2015.

References: Edmonds-Arbuckle p. 171; Fussell-Normand p. 266; Louvish-Keystone pp. 324-325 : ClasIm-305 p. 16 : Website-AFI; Website-NFPF.

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