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Billie Burke and Thomas Meighan.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
 
Arms and the Girl
(1917) American
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Joseph Kaufman

Cast: Billie Burke [Ruth Sherwood], Thomas Meighan [Wilfred Ferrers], Louise Bates [Olga Karnovitch], J. Malcolm Dunn [Eugene], A. Bower [the burgomaster], William David [Jack Martin], George S. Trimble [the general], Harry Lee

[?] Famous Players Film Company or Famous Players-Lasky Corporation? production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation [A Paramount Picture]. / Scenario by Charles E. Whittaker, from the play Arms and the Girl by Grant Stewart and Robert Baker. Cinematography by William Marshall. / © 3 October 1917 by [?] Famous Players Film Company or Famous Players-Lasky Corporation? [LP11494]. Released 8 October 1917. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / [?] Working title: Delicate Situation?

Drama: World War I.

Survival status: Print exists in the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House film archive [16mm reduction positive].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Americans (Abroad) - Espionage: Spies - War: World War I (28 July 1914-11 November 1918) - Weapons: Guns

Listing updated: 6 March 2011.

References: Keylin-NYTimes p. 54 : Website-AFI; Website-GEH.

 
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