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That Royle Girl (1925)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama | 7 December 1925 (USA)
Joan Royle, beautiful but naive model who came from the slums, falls for Fred Ketlar, the leader of a dance band. When Fred's estranged wife Adele is murdered, Fred is arrested and ... See full summary »

Director:

D.W. Griffith

Writers:

Edwin Balmer (novel), Paul Schofield (scenario)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Carol Dempster ... Joan Daisy Royle
W.C. Fields ... Professor Royle
James Kirkwood ... Calvin Clarke
Harrison Ford ... Fred Ketlar
Paul Everton ... George Baretta
Kathleen Chambers Kathleen Chambers ... Adele Ketlar
George Regas ... Baretta's Henchman
Florence Auer ... Baretta's Girl
Ida Waterman Ida Waterman ... Mrs. Clarke
Alice Laidley Alice Laidley ... Clarke's Fiancee
Dorothy Love Dorothy Love ... Lola Nelson
Dore Davidson Dore Davidson ... Elman
Frank Allworth Frank Allworth ... Oliver
Bobby Watson ... Hoofer
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Joan Royle, beautiful but naive model who came from the slums, falls for Fred Ketlar, the leader of a dance band. When Fred's estranged wife Adele is murdered, Fred is arrested and convicted of the crime. Joan believes that the real murderer is Baretta, a gangster who was keeping Adele as his mistress. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Passed
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 1925 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Charleston: Liebe und Mord See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Budget:

$607,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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