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Alias the Lone Wolf (1927)

Passed | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 22 August 1927 (USA)
When Eve De Montalais (Lois Wilson) plans to smuggle her jewels into the United States, unknown to her traveling on the same ship are a gang of thieves who plan to steal the jewels. Michael... See full summary »

Director:

Edward H. Griffith

Writers:

Louis Joseph Vance (based on a novel by), Dorothy Howell (scenario) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Bert Lytell ... Michael Lanyard / The Lone Wolf
Lois Wilson ... Eve de Montalais
William V. Mong ... Whitaker Monk
Ned Sparks ... Phinuit
Jim Mason ... Popinot (as James Mason)
Paulette Duval Paulette Duval ... Liane DeLorrne
Ann Brody ... Fifi
Alphonse Ethier ... Police Inspector Crone
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Storyline

When Eve De Montalais (Lois Wilson) plans to smuggle her jewels into the United States, unknown to her traveling on the same ship are a gang of thieves who plan to steal the jewels. Michael Lanyard (Bert Lytell), alias The Lone Wolf, upsets their scheming and Eve seeks his aid in getting the gems past customs officials. While at a New York nightclub, Eve is informed that Lanyard is The Lone Wolf. She is then duped by a crook who assumes the role of a customs officer and induces her to turn over the jewels, Eve then escapes upon discovering the deception. Lanyard is overpowered by the gang but manages to free himself and declares the jewels to customs officials, who then promptly arrest the thieves. Eve is relieved to find that Lanyard is a Secret Service agent, and the lovers are reunited. Written by Pamela Short

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Taglines:

ANOTHER COLUMBIA BOX-OFFICE SMASH! (trade paper ad-all caps) See more »


Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kyôyû tomoe no shiranami See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

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Followed by The Lone Wolf Takes a Chance (1941) See more »

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