Anna Ascends


1922

Film Details

Release Date
Nov 19, 1922
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play Anna Ascends by Harry Chapman Ford (New York, 22 Sep 1920).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
5,959ft (6 reels)

Synopsis

While working in a coffeehouse, Syrian immigrant Anna Ayyob falls in love with Howard Fisk and discovers that her employer ("The Baron") is involved with Count and Countess Rostoff in smuggling jewels. Anna has an encounter with the baron and, thinking she has killed him, disappears. Later, after writing a widely popular novel, Anna again meets Howard and, to save Howard's sister from marrying Count Rostoff, exposes the count and confesses to the baron's murder. Investigation discloses the baron to be alive; Anna and Howard marry.

Film Details

Release Date
Nov 19, 1922
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play Anna Ascends by Harry Chapman Ford (New York, 22 Sep 1920).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
5,959ft (6 reels)

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