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Double Trouble


Douglas Fairbanks takes a comedic turn in this story of a hypnotized man with Jekyll and Hyde personalities. Directed by William Christy Cabanne, Fairbanks is supported by Margery Wilson, Richard Cummings, Olga Grey, Gladys Brockwell and Monroe Salisbury.

coverAlpha Video
2016 DVD edition

Double Trouble (1917), black & white, 53 minutes, not rated,
with From Leadville to Aspen (1906), black & white, 8 minutes, not rated.

Alpha Home Entertainment, ALP 7866D, UPC 0-89218-78669-2.
One single-sided, single-layered, Region 0 NTSC DVD-R disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, 192 kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, 6 chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase, $7.98.
Release date: 15 November 2016.
Country of origin: USA

This budget DVD-R edition of this early Fairbanks film has been mastered from an 8mm reduction print copied from a source print of the Enterprise rerelease version with several sections of active decomposition.

The film is presented with a soundtrack of preexisting recordings.

Not a great disc but we aren’t aware of another DVD home video edition of this film.

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Other silent era DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS films available on home video.
Douglas Fairbanks filmography in The Progressive Silent Film List
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