The Man on the Box (1925)

A wealthy young man disguises himself as a gardener to be near the woman he secretly loves. He discovers that the butler is an enemy spy who plans to steal military secrets, and has to find a way to stop him.

Director:

Charles Reisner

Writers:

Charles Logue (as Charles A. Logue), Harold McGrath (novel) (as Harold MacGrath)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Syd Chaplin ... Bob Warburton (as Sydney Chaplin)
David Butler ... Bob's Brother-in-Law
Alice Calhoun ... Betty Annesly
Cathleen Calhoun Cathleen Calhoun ... Mrs. Lampton (as Kathleen Calhoun)
Theodore Lorch ... Mr. Lampton
Helene Costello ... Bob's Sister
E.J. Ratcliffe E.J. Ratcliffe ... Colonel Annesly
Charles Reisner ... Badkoff (as Charles F. Reisner)
Charles K. Gerrard ... Count Karaloff (as Charles Gerrard)
Henry A. Barrows Henry A. Barrows ... Warburton Sr (as Henry Barrows)
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A wealthy young man disguises himself as a gardener to be near the woman he secretly loves. He discovers that the butler is an enemy spy who plans to steal military secrets, and has to find a way to stop him.

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Genres:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

None | English

Release Date:

11 October 1925 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Criada do Coronel See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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