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The Sign on the Door
B&W : Seven reels / 7100 feet
Directed by Herbert Brenon
Cast: Norma Talmadge [Ann Hunniwell, later Mrs. ‘Lafe’ Regan], Charles Richman [‘Lafe’ Regan], Lew Cody [Frank Devereaux], David Proctor [Colonel Gaunt], Augustus Balfour [Ferguson, Devereaux’s valet], Mac Barnes [‘Kick’ Callahan], Helen Weir [Helen Regan], Robert Agnew [Alan Churchill], Martinie Burnlay [Marjorie Blake], Paul McAllister [District Attorney ‘Rud’ Whiting], Louis Hendricks [Inspector Treffy], Walter Bussel [Bates, the Regan butler]
Norma Talmadge Productions production; distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Scenario by Mary Murillo and Herbert Brenon, from the play The Sign on the Door by Channing Pollock. Technical director, Willard M. Reineck. Cinematography by J. Roy Hunt. Presented by Joseph M. Schenck. / © 28 September 1921 by Norma Talmadge Productions [LP17016]. Released May 1921. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.
Survival status: Prints exist in the Library of Congress film archive [35mm positive]; and in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Listing updated: 24 September 2013.
References: Everson-American p. 343; Weaver-Twenty p. 28 : Website-AFI; Website-Talmadge.