B&W : Eight reels / 8249 feet
Directed by Edward Sloman
Cast: Mary Philbin [Lea Lyon], Ivan Mosjoukine [Constantine], Otto Matieson [Joshua], Nigel de Brulier [Rabbi Mendel], Otto Fries [Tarras], Daniel Makarenko [Russian general]
Universal Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Universal Pictures Corporation [Universal-Jewel]. / Scenario by Edward J. Montagne and Charles Kenyon + [Edward Sloman], from the play Lea Lyon by Alexander Brody. Cinematography by Gilbert Warrenton. Intertitles by Albert De Mond. Edited by Edward Cahn. Presented by Carl Laemmle. / © 15 July 1927 by Universal Pictures Corporation [LP24200]. Released 4 March 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Sloman was the sole scenario writer despite screen credits to the contrary. Mosjoukine’s only American film. / Silent film.
Survival status: Print exists in the Library of Congress film archive [16mm reduction positive].
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 20 September 2015.
References: Brownlow-Parade pp. 156, 157, 162; Everson-American p. 337; Hirschhorn-Universal p. 57; Limbacher-Feature p. 239; Slide-Aspects pp. 56, 61 : Website-AFI.
Home video: DVD.