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Lilac Time
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Jane Cowl (play)
Guy Fowler (book)
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18 October 1928 (USA) See more »
SEE LIFE at its most magnificent moments---in the most magnificent spectacle the screen has ever given you! See more »
All of those handsome young men in their flying machines are billeted in a field next to the Widow Berthelot's farmhouse in France... See more » | Add synopsis »
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A perfect love story. See more (6 total) »


  (Cast overview, first billed only)

Colleen Moore ... Jeannine Berthelot

Gary Cooper ... Capt. Philip Blythe

Burr McIntosh ... Gen. Blythe

George Cooper ... Mechanic's Helper
Cleve Moore ... Capt. Russell (flight commander)

Kathryn McGuire ... Lady Iris Rankin

Eugenie Besserer ... Madame Berthelot
Emile Chautard ... The Mayor

Jack Stoney ... The Kid

Edward Dillon ... Mike the Mechanic
Dick Grace ... Aviator
Stuart Knox ... Aviator
Harlan Hilton ... Aviator
Richard Jarvis ... Aviator
Jack Ponder ... Aviator
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Love Never Dies" - , Ireland (English title) (imdb display title), UK (imdb display title)
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80 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (musical score and sound effects) | Silent

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The original Broadway production of "Lilac Time" by Jane Cowl and Jane Murfin opened at the Theater Republic on February 6, 1917 and ran for 176 performances. The cast included Cowl herself, as well as Orme Caldara, Harry Crocker Charles Esdale, Lawrence Grant, Charles Hampden, Felix Krembs, Mayne Lynton, Cecil Owen, Henry Stephenson and Cecil Yapp.See more »
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Jeannine, I Dream of Lilac TimeSee more »

6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
A perfect love story., 3 March 1999
Author: Alf-Inge Walfridsson from Sweden

How great can a film be? This is one of the answers to that. Sweet Colleen Moore and Gary Cooper are a perfect couple, and Lilac Time a perfect love story. Forget Titanic! Bring a handkerchief when you see this.

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