||William Haines (left), Eleanor Boardman and Ben Lyon.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
Wine of Youth
B&W : Seven reels / 1920 metres
Directed by King Vidor
Cast: Eleanor Boardman [Mary], James Morrison [Clinton], Johnnie Walker [William], Niles Welch [Robert], Creighton Hale [Richard], Ben Lyon [Lynn], William Haines [Hal], William Collier Jr. [Max], Pauline Garon [Tish], Eulalie Jensen [mother], E.J. Ratcliffe [father], Gertrude Claire [grandmother], Robert Agnew [Bobby], Lucille Hutton [Anne], Virginia Lee Corbin [flapper], Gloria Heller (Anne Sheridan) [flapper], Sidney de Grey (Sidney de Gray) [doctor], Jean Arthur [automobile reveler], ZaSu Pitts
Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro-Goldwyn Distributing Corporation. / Produced by King Vidor. Scenario by Carey Wilson, from the play Mary the 3rd by Rachel Crothers. Art direction by Charles L. Cadwallader. Assistant director, David Howard. Cinematography by John J. Mescall. Presented by Louis B. Mayer. / Premiered 10 August 1924 in New York, New York. Released 15 September 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The film was released in Sweden on 7 September 1925.
Survival status: Print exists.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Keywords: Love triangles
Listing updated: 20 May 2005.
References: Bohn-Light p. 190; Dowd-Vidor pp. 45, 46, 47-48, 51; Drew-Speaking pp. 37, 56, 242, 274; Eames-MGM p. 12; Higashi-Virgins pp. 120, 128-130; Limbacher-Feature p. 277; Shipman-Cinema p. 82 : Website-IMDb.