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Say It with Sables
Also known as The Reckoning in the United Kingdom
B&W : Seven reels / 6401 feet
Directed by Frank Capra
Cast: Francis X. Bushman [John Caswell], Helene Chadwick [Helen Caswell], Margaret Livingston [Irene Gordon], Arthur Rankin [Doug Caswell], June Nash [Marie Caswell], Alphonz Ethier [Detective Mitchell], Edna Mae Cooper [the maid]
Columbia Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Columbia Pictures Corporation [A Frank Capra Production]. / Produced by Harry Cohn. Scenario by Dorothy Howell, from a screen story by Frank Capra and Peter Milne. Art direction by Harrison Wiley. Assistant director, Joe Nadel (Joseph H. Nadel). Cinematography by Joe Walker (Joseph Walker). Edited by Arthur Roberts. / © 1 September 1928 by Columbia Pictures Corporation [LP25600]. Released 13 July 1928. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Silent film.
Synopsis: Synopses available in AFI-F2 n. F2.4821, and in Maturi-Bushman pp. 179-180.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost : A trailer for this film has survived.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Crime: Murder - Death: Murder, Suicide - Domestics: Maids - Gold diggers - Law: Enforcement: Police: Detectives - Mistresses - Widowers
Listing updated: 6 October 2009.
References: AFI-F2 n. F2.4821; Maturi-Bushman pp. 86, 179-180; McBride-Capra p. 723; Poague-Capra p. 236 : Website-AFI.