The Robes of Sin
Also known as The Roaring Forties in the USA
B&W : Six reels
Directed by Russell Allen
Cast: Sylvia Breamer [Ruth Rogers], Jack Mower [John Rogers], Lassie Lou Ahearn [their daughter], Gertrude Astor [Adelaide Thorne], Bruce Gordon [Jim Bryson], Helene Sullivan [Mrs. Bryson], William Buckley [‘The Banjo Kid’]
William Russell Productions production; distributed by [?] Jans Productions, Incorporated? / Scenario by George Hinley, from a screen story by Louis Waldeck. Cinematography by Ross Fisher. Intertitles by William B. Laub. Presented by Herman F. Jans. / © 1924 by William Russell Productions. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The film was rereleased in the USA as The Roaring Forties by Jans Productions, Incorporated, in 1926; © 20 April 1926 (as The Roaring Forties) by Jans Productions, Incorporated [LP22636].
Survival status: Print exists [35mm nitrate positive (rerelease version)].
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Affairs - African-Americans - Entertainment: Night clubs - Law: Enforcement: Police: Detectives - Music: Jazz bands - Musical instruments: Cornets, Drums, Saxophones, Trombones - Weapons: Guns
Listing updated: 21 August 2011.
References: Film credits, film viewing : Website-AFI.
Home video: DVD.