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Also known as L’Esclave Reine in France : [Moon of Israel]
B&W : Seven reels
Directed by Michael Kertész (Michael Curtiz)
Cast: María Corda [Merapi, the Moon of Israel], Adelqui Millar (Adelqui Migliar) [Prince Seti], Arlette Marchal [Userti], Ferdinand Onno [Poet Ana], Oscar Beregi Sr. [Amenmeses], Henry Mar [Moses], Adolf Weisse [Pharaoh Menapta], Reinhold Häussermann [Pampasa], Georges Haryton [Laban], Emil Heyse [Khi, the high priest], Boris Baronoff [Merapi’s father], Hans Thimig
Sascha-Verleih production; distributed by Universum-Film Aktiengesellschaft [UFA]. / Produced by Arnold Pressburger. Supervising producer, Graf Alexander Kolowrat. Scenario by Ladislaus Vajda, from a story by H. Rider Haggard. Creative supervisor, Arnold Pressburger. Art direction by Arthur Berger, Arnold Pressberger and Emil Stepanek. Costume design by Remigius Geyling. Assistant director, Arthur Gottlein. Cinematography by Max Nekut and Gustav Ucicky. / Released 24 October 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The film was released in Germany by Universum-Film Aktiengesellschaft [UFA] in November 1924. The film was released in Finland on 30 March 1925. The film was released in the USA by Film Booking Offices of America, Incorporated [FBO] on 28 June 1927.
Survival status: Print exists [incomplete].
Current rights holder: (unknown)
Listing updated: 12 October 2007.
References: Smith-Epic p. 158 : Website-IMDb : with additional information provided by Francois Massarelli.