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B&W : Five reels / 4735 feet
Directed by Maurice Tourneur
Cast: Jack Holt [Axel Heyst], Seena Owen [Alma], Wallace Beery [Schomberg], Ben Deely [Mr. Jones], Lon Chaney [Ricardo], Bull Montana [Pedro]; George Nicholls [Captain Davidson, a Soerabaja Hotel guest], Laura Winston, [?] ? [Zangiacomo, director of the Ladies Orchestra], [?] ? [Madame Zangiacomo, his wife], [?] ? [Wang, Heyst’s houseboy], [?] ? [Mrs. Schomberg]
Maurice Tourneur Productions, Incorporated, production; distributed by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [A Paramount-Artcraft Special]. / Produced by Maurice Tourneur. Adapted (scenario) by Stephen Fox (Jules Furthman), from the novel Victory by Joseph Conrad. Art direction by Ben Carré. Scenic effects by Floyd Mueller. Photographed (cinematography) by René Guissart. / © 1 December 1919 by Maurice Tourneur Productions, Incorporated [LP14507]. Released 7 December 1919. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.
Drama: South Seas.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.4740.
Survival status: Print exists [35mm positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Animals: Cats - Authors: Joseph Conrad - Crime: Murder - Death: Murder - Solitude
Listing updated: 13 September 2008.
References: Film credits, film viewing : AFI-F1 n. F1.4740; Everson-American p. 370; Shipman-Cinema pp. 66, 68; Spehr-American p. 100; Weaver-Twenty p. 76 : ClasIm-226 p. 43.
Home video: DVD.