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The River Woman
(1928) American
B&W : Seven reels / 6565 feet
Directed by Joseph E. Henabery

Cast: Lionel Barrymore [Bill Lefty], Jacqueline Logan [‘The Duchess’], Charles Delaney [Jim Henderson], Sheldon Lewis [Mulatto Mike], Harry Todd [‘The Scrub’], Mary Doran [Sally]

Gotham Productions production; distributed [?] on State Rights basis? by Lumas Film Corporation. / Scenario by Adele Buffington, with dialogue by Harold Shumate, from an adaptation by Adele Huffington of a screen story by Harold Shumate. Production supervised by Harold Shumate. Production manager, Donn Diggins. Assistant director, William A. O’Connor. Cinematography by Ray June. Intertitles by Casey Robinson. Edited by Donn Hayes. Presented by San Sax. / © 11 September 1928 by Gotham Productions [LP25615]. Released 1 December 1928. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. Sonora-Bristolphone [?] sound-on-disc? sound system. / Silent film, with talking sequences, synchronized music and sound effects.


Survival status: Prints exist in the Library of Congress film archive [35mm acetate positive]; and in the UCLA Film and Television Archive film archive [incomplete (reels 2-6) nitrate positive].

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Synchronized sound film

Listing updated: 17 March 2012.

References: Brownlow-Parade p. 42 : Website-AFI : with additional information provided by Pete Jones.

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