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Silver Wings
(1922) American
B&W : Nine reels / 8271 feet
Directed by Edwin Carewe and Jack Ford (John Ford)

Cast: Mary Carr [Anna Webb], Lynn Hammond [John Webb], Percy Helton [John Webb Jr.], Joseph Striker [Harry Webb], Jane Thomas [Ruth Webb], Claude Brook [Uncle Andrews], Roy Gordon [George Mills], Knox Kincaid [John Webb Jr., as child], Joseph Monahan [Harry Webb, as child], Maybeth Carr [Ruth Webb, as child], Florence Haas [Little Anna], Roger Lytton [the bank president], Ernest Hilliard [Jerry Gibbs], Robert Hazelton [the minister], Florence Short [Widow Martin], May Kaiser [Widow Martin’s child]

Fox Film Corporation production; distributed by Fox Film Corporation. / Scenario by Paul H. Sloane. Cinematography by Robert Kurrle and Joseph Ruttenberg. Presented by William Fox. / © 27 August 1922 by William Fox [LP19007]. Premiered 22 May 1922 in New York, New York. Released 27 August 1922. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Ford directed the prologue section only.


Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F2 n. F2.5082.

Survival status: The film is presumed lost.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Death - Patents - Poverty

Listing updated: 16 October 2011.

References: AFI-F2 n. F2.5082; Sherwood-Best p. 186 : Website-IMDb : with additional information provided by Tag Gallagher.

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