||Clara Bow (left), Esther Ralston and Gary Cooper.
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
Children of Divorce
B&W : Feature film
Directed by Frank Lloyd + [Josef von Sternberg]
Cast: Clara Bow [Kitty Flanders], Esther Ralston [Jean Waddington], Gary Cooper [Ted Larrabee], Einar Hanson [Prince Ludovico (Vico) de Saxe], Norman Trevor [Duc de Goncourt], Hedda Hopper [Katherine Flanders], Edward Martindel [Thomas Larrabee], Joyce Coad [Kitty Flanders, as achild], Yvonne Pelletier [Jean Waddington, as a child], Don Marion [Ted Larrabee, as a child]; Julia Swayne Gordon [Princess de Saxe], Tom Ricketts [secretary], Albert Gran [Mr. Seymour], Iris Stuart [Mousie], Margaret Campbell [mother superior], Percy Williams [Manning]
Famous Players-Lasky Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Produced by E. Lloyd Sheldon. Associate producer, B.P. Schulberg. Scenario by Hope Loring and Louis D. Lighton, from a story (novel) by Owen Johnson (Owen McMahon Johnson). Photographed (cinematography) by Norbert Brodine and Victor Milner. Intertitles by Alfred Hustwick. Editor-in-chief, E. Lloyd Sheldon. Presented by Adolph Zukor and Jesse L. Lasky. / Released 25 April 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Josef von Sternberg (uncredited) directed the reshooting of some of this film, including the death scene. / Silent film.
Survival status: Print exists.
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 27 February 2017.
References: Film credits, film viewing : Brownlow-Parade pp. 192, 205, 580; Drew-Speaking pp. 188, 201-202, 284; Sarris-Sternberg p. 13; Vermilye-Twenties p. 166; Weaver-Twenty p. 57 : ClasIm-225 p. 16; ClasIm-305 p. 15.
Home video: Blu-ray Disc, DVD.