The Gay Deceiver (1926)

Passed | | Drama, Romance | 19 September 1926 (USA)


John M. Stahl


Benjamin Glazer (adaptation) (as Benjamin F. Glazer), Douglas Furber (titles)


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Cast overview:
Lew Cody ... Toto / Antoine di Tillois
Malcolm McGregor ... Robert Le Rivarol
Marceline Day ... Louise de Tillois
Carmel Myers ... Countess de Sano
Roy D'Arcy ... Count de Sano
Dorothy Phillips ... Claire
Edward Connelly ... Lawyer Merinville
Tony D'Algy ... Merinville's Nephew (as Antonio D'Algy)


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A brilliant film from the great stage success! (original poster) See more »


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Release Date:

19 September 1926 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hendes Fars Kone See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Alternate Versions

For the theatrical release, the Ontario Board of Film Censors ordered several cuts to the movie including the following:
  • All references and written depictions of the word "consummation", including those in Latin.
  • The line "Why did he climb up there?"
  • A shot of a man and woman's shoes together, under a bed.
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Remade as Su última noche (1931) See more »

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