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  Emile Chautard (left), Earle Foxe and Nancy Nash.
Photograph: courtesy National Film Preservation Foundation.
Also known as Footlight Glamour in the United Kingdom
(1927) American
B&W : Six reels / 5510 feet
Directed by John Ford

Cast: Nancy Nash [Gertrude Ryan], Earle Foxe [Eric Brashingham], Grant Withers [John Rogers, also known as Juan Rodriquez], Lydia Yeamans Titus [Miss Hattie Breckenridge Peyton, the landlady], Emile Chautard [Campbell-Mandare], Raymond Hitchcock [Hitchy, the star boarder], Ted McNamara [Callahan and Callahan team dancer], Sammy Cohen [Callahan and Callahan team dancer], Jane Winton [the soubrette], Lillian Worth [sister team dancer], Judy King [sister team dancer]; Ely Reynolds [Deerfoot], Harry Bailey [Gus Hoffman], Francis Ford, [?] ? [Al Forest]

Fox Film Corporation production; distributed by Fox Film Corporation. / Scenario by Randall H. Faye, from the short story “The Snake’s Wife” by Wallace Smith. Wardrobe (costume design) by Sam Benson. Assistant director, Edward O’Fearna. Cinematography by Charles G. Clarke. Presented by William Fox. / © 23 January 1927 by Fox Film Corporation [LP23638]. Released 30 January 1927. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Silent film.


Survival status: Prints exist in the New Zealand Film Archive film archive [35mm positive]; and in the Academy Film Archive film archive [35mm positive].

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Actors - Boarding houses - Cameras: Motion Picture, Still - Dancers - Ego - Juggling: Jugglers - Knife-throwing - United Kingdom: England: London - Vaudeville - Weddings: Receptions

Listing updated: 11 February 2018.

References: Film credits, film viewing : Gallagher-Ford p. 37; Sinclair-Ford p. 238 : ClasIm-225 p. C8 : Website-AFI; Website-IMDb : with additional information provided by Bruce Calvert.

Home video: DVD.

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