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Rupert of Hentzau
B&W : Five reels
Directed by George Loane Tucker
Cast: Henry Ainley [Rudolf Rassendy II / Rudolf V], Jane Gail [Queen Flavia], Gerald Ames [Rupert of Hentzau], Charles Rock [Colonel Sapt], George Bellamy [Count von Rischenheim], Warwick Wellington [Lieutenant Bernenstein], Douglas Munro [Bauer], Stella St. Audrie [the chancellor’s wife], Jeff Barlow, Eva Westlake
London Film Productions production; distributed by Jury’s. / Scenario by W. Courtney Rowden, from the novel Rupert of Hentzau by Anthony Hope. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The film was released in the USA by Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated, through The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated, on 6 March 1916. Hirschhorn-Universal p. 23 mistakenly credits the director as Geoffrey L. Tucker. [?] O’Leary-Silent p. ? lists 1915 as the release year.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 7 September 2007.
References: Hirschhorn-Universal p. 23; O’Leary-Silent p. ? : Website-IMDb.