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Twelve Miles Out
|John Gilbert (center).
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
B&W : Eight reels / 7899 feet
Directed by Jack Conway
Cast: John Gilbert [Jerry Fay], Ernest Torrence [Red McCue], Joan Crawford [Jane], Eileen Percy [Maizie], Paulette Duval [Trini], Dorothy Sebastian [Chiquita], Gwen Lee [Hulda], Edward Earle [John Burton], Bert Roach [Luke], Tom O’Brien [‘Irish’], Betty Compson, Harvey Clark
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distributing Corporation. / Scenario by [?] A.P. Younger and/or Sada Cowan?, from the play Twelve Miles Out by William Anthony McGuire. Set design by Cedric Gibbons and Eugene Hornbostel. Costume design by René Hubert. Cinematography by Ira H. Morgan. Intertitles by Joe Farnham (Joseph Farnham). Edited by Basil Wrangell. / © 8 August 1927 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Corporation [LP24279]. Released 9 July 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Silent film.
Survival status: Print exists in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists film archive.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 5 March 2007.
References: Quirk-Crawford pp. 15, 50, 51; Vermilye-Twenties p. 246; Weaver-Twenty p. 143 : ClasIm-221 p. 14 : Website-AFI.