The Prodigal Son
B&W : 17 reels / 18,454 feet
Directed by A.E. Coleby
Cast: Stewart Rome, Henry Victor, Edith Bishop, Colette Bishop, Colette Brettelle, Adeline Hayden Coffin, Frank Wilson, Henry Nicholls-Bates, Louise Conti, Peter Upcher, Sam Austin
Stoll Film Company, Limited, production; distributed by Stoll Film Company, Limited. / Scenario by A.E. Coleby, from the novel The Prodigal Son by Hall Caine. / Premiered 1923 at the Royal Opera House. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Released in two parts; part one at eight reels titled The Prodigal Son, with part two at nine reels titled The Return of the Prodigal. The film was rereleased in the United Kingdom at six reels in 1929.
Survival status: (unknown)
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Authors: Hall Caine
Listing updated: 19 September 2004.
References: FilmDaily-1923 p. x; Gifford-British n. 07626; Perry-British p. 49.