The Masquerader


1922

Film Details

Release Date
Aug 14, 1922
Premiere Information
St. Paul premiere: ca29 Jul 1922
Production Company
Richard Walton Tully Productions
Distribution Company
Associated First National Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the novel The Masquerader by Katherine Cecil Thurston (London, 1904) and the play of the same name by John Hunter Booth (New York, 3 Sep 1917).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
7,835ft (8 reels)

Synopsis

A distinguished British statesman, through excessive indulgence, has nearly ruined his political career and his homelife. He persuades a struggling journalist, who is his cousin and his exact double, to change places with him and thus redeem his political career. The moral dilemma posed by the wife's love for the double is solved by the statesman's death.

Film Details

Release Date
Aug 14, 1922
Premiere Information
St. Paul premiere: ca29 Jul 1922
Production Company
Richard Walton Tully Productions
Distribution Company
Associated First National Pictures
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the novel The Masquerader by Katherine Cecil Thurston (London, 1904) and the play of the same name by John Hunter Booth (New York, 3 Sep 1917).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
7,835ft (8 reels)

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