The Prince and the Pauper
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Edwin S. Porter and Hugh Ford
Cast: Marguerite Clark [Tom Canty; and Edward, the Prince of Wales], Robert Broderick [the king], William Barrows [the Earl of Hertford], William Sorelle [Miles Hendon], William Frederick [Tom’s father], Alfred Fisher [Father Andrew], Nathaniel Sack
Famous Players Film Company production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / From the novel The Prince and the Pauper: A Tale for Young People of All Ages by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens). Presented by Daniel Frohman. / © 26 November 1915 by Famous Players Film Company [LU7050]. Released 29 November 1915. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The novel was previously filmed as The Prince and the Pauper (1909). The novel was susequently filmed as Seine Majestät, das Bettelkind (1920).
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.3553.
Survival status: (unknown)
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Authors: Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (1835-1910)
Listing updated: 24 July 2008.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.3553; Slide-Aspects p. 47; Tarbox-Lost pp. 218, 219, 247.