Moran of the Lady Letty
B&W : Seven reels / 6360 feet
Directed by George Melford
Cast: Dorothy Dalton [Moran / Letty Sternersen], Rodolph Valentino (Rudolph Valentino) [Ramon Laredo] Charles Brinley [Captain Sternersen], Walter Long [Captain Kitchell], Emil Jorgenson [Nels], Maude Wayne [Josephine Herrick], Cecil Holland [Bill Trim], George Kuwa [‘Chopstick’ Charlie], Charles K. French [tavern owner], George O’Brien, William Boyd, ZaSu Pitts
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Adaptation (scenario) by Monte M. Katterjohn, from the novel Moran of the Lady Letty by Frank Norris. Cinematography by William Marshall. Presented by Jesse L. Lasky. / © 15 February 1922 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP17563]. Released 12 February 1922. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Some location footage was shot in San Francisco, California.
Survival status: Print exists in the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House film archive [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Crime: Shanghaiing, Smuggling - Fire - Impersonation - Imposture - Mexico - Socialites - Treasures - USA: California: San Francisco
Listing updated: 16 October 2011.
References: Everson-American p. 182h; Vermilye-Twenties p. 61 : ClasIm-225 p. 45; ClasIm-226 p. 48; ClasIm-240 p. 46; Screenland-192204 p. 8 : Website-AFI; Website-GEH.
Home video: DVD.