Young America


1922

Film Details

Release Date
Jan 1922
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Essanay Film Manufacturing Co.
Distribution Company
Elk Photo Plays
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play Young America by John Frederick Ballard (New York, 28 Aug 1915).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
5 reels

Synopsis

Art and Jasper, a poor American boy and his faithful dog, have only each other in the face of a cruel world, which constantly imperils their liberty. Art's efforts to raise $2 for Jasper's tax brings him into conflict with the law, but he eventually proves his good intentions and finds a loving home with the Dorays.

Film Details

Release Date
Jan 1922
Premiere Information
not available
Production Company
Essanay Film Manufacturing Co.
Distribution Company
Elk Photo Plays
Country
United States
Screenplay Information
Based on the play Young America by John Frederick Ballard (New York, 28 Aug 1915).

Technical Specs

Sound
Silent
Color
Black and White
Film Length
5 reels

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Notes

According to the Variety review, the picture was "started by Essanay some years ago, but only completed late last fall" by Elk Photo Plays.