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The Vanishing American
B&W : Ten reels / [?] 9916 or 10,063? feet
Directed by George B. Seitz
Cast: Richard Dix [Nophaie], Lois Wilson [Marion Warner], Noah Beery (Sr.) [Henry Booker], Malcolm MacGregor [Captain Earl Ramdell], Bert Woodruff [Bart Wilson], Bernard Siegel [Do Etin], Charles Crockett [Amos Halliday], Guy Oliver [Kit Carson], Shannon Day [Gekin Yasha], Charles Stevens [Tolie], Man Hammer’s Oldest Boy [Nasja], George Magrill [legend Nophaie], Nocki [an Indian boy], Joe Ryan [Jay Lord], Bruce Gordon [Rhur], Richard Howard [Glendon], John Webb Dillon [Naylor], Gary Cooper [extra]
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Screen play (scenario) by Ethel Doherty, from the adaptation by Lucien Hubbard of the novel The Vanishing American by Zane Grey. Technical advisor, Louisa Wetherill. Photographed (cinematography) by C. Edgar Schoenbaum and Harry Perry. Presented by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. / © 16 February 1926 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP22402]. Premiered [?] 5 or 15? October 1925 in New York, New York. General release, 15 February 1926. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.
Survival status: Print exists.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Animals: Horses - Native Americans - Sports: Baseball - USA: Arizona: Mesa - USA: Utah: Monument Valley - US Army
Listing updated: 9 February 2011.
References: Film credits, film viewing : Bohn-Light pp. 112, 113; Drew-Speaking pp. 248, 261, 263, 264, 289; Everson-American pp. 224, 258; FilmDaily-1926 pp. 12, 41, 59; Lahue-Gentlemen p. 73 : ClasIm-221 p. 54; ClasIm-226 p. C10 : Website-AFI; Website-IMDb.
Home video: DVD.