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Mother Knows Best (1928)

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A stage-actress mother and her daughter in a battle-of-wills in a "don't do this, daughter" and "don't do that, daughter" story of youthful folly and over-zealous parental devotion.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Sally Quail
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Ma Quail
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Boy
Albert Gran ...
Sam Kingston
Alyce McCormick ...
Bessie (as Joy Auburn)
Annette De Kirby ...
Bessie, as a child
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Ben
Ivor De Kirby ...
Ben, as a child
Lucien Littlefield ...
Pa Quail
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Billy Schuler
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Sally, as a child (as Dawn O'Day)
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A stage-actress mother and her daughter in a battle-of-wills in a "don't do this, daughter" and "don't do that, daughter" story of youthful folly and over-zealous parental devotion.

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Love Starved! And when the one great love steals into her heart...with the first kiss still fresh on her lips, torn away from her sweetheart's arms...because...MOTHER KNOWS BEST! See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

28 October 1928 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Grande vedette  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System) (talking sequences)|

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Fox's first ever talking picture. See more »

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Referenced in Personality Parade (1938) See more »

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