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  Colleen Moore (left) and Wallace Beery (center).
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
So Big!
(1924) American
B&W : Nine reels
Directed by Charles J. Brabin

Cast: Colleen Moore [Selina Peake], Joseph De Grasse [Simeon Peake], John Bowers [Pervus DeJong], Ben Lyon [Dirk DeJong], Wallace Beery [Klaus Poole], Gladys Brockwell [Maartje Poole], Jean Hersholt [Aug Hempel], Charlotte Merriam [Julie Hel], Dot Farley [Widow Paarlenburg], Ford Sterling [Jacob Hoogenduck], Frankie Darro [Dirk DeJong, as child], Henry Herbert (Henry Hebert) [William Storm], Dorothy Brock [Dirk DeJong, as infant], Rosemary Theby [Paula Storm], Phyllis Haver [Dallas O’Meara]

Distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Production supervised by Earl Hudson. Scenario by Adelaide Heilbron, from the adaptation by Earl Hudson of the novel So Big by Edna Ferber. Art direction by Milton Menasco. Cinematography by T.D. McCord. Editorial director, Marion Fairfax. Edited by Arthur Tavares. / Released 28 December 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival status: The film is presumed lost.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Listing updated: 24 January 2004.

References: Brownlow-Parade p. 395; Drew-Speaking pp. 162, 172, 173, 181, 282; Vermilye-Twenties p. 200 : Website-IMDb.

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