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The Red Mill (1927)

Passed | | Comedy, Romance | 29 January 1927 (USA)
A tavern worker and the daughter of a burgomaster enter into elaborate masquerades in order to win the hearts of the men they love.

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(as William Goodrich)

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Complete credited cast:
... Tina
... Dennis
... Gretchen
... Willem (as George Siegman)
... Captain Jacop
Russ Powell ... Burgomaster (as J. Russell Powell)
... Caesar
William Orlamond ... Governor
Ignatz ... Himself - a Mouse
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jack Hampton ... Boy Watching Kite
William White ... Boy With Runaway Kite (as Billy Hampton)
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Tina works as a barmaid at the Red Mill Tavern and is at the mercy of volatile and bad tempered owner, Willem. Dennis is a visitor to the area and Tina soon falls in love with him. Dennis doesn't share her feeling and leaves only to return later on. He becomes interested in Gretchen, the Burgomaster's daughter. However, Gretchen, about to enter into an arranged marriage with the Governor, is in love with Captain Jacop Van Goop. Tina and Gretchen enter into an elaborate masquerade in order to be with the men they each love. Written by jodlyn

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winter | windmill | well | wedding | tavern | See All (31) »

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Comedy | Romance

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29 January 1927 (USA)  »

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A vörös malom  »

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1.33 : 1
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Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle used his father's name, William Goodrich Arbuckle, as his pseudonym. See more »

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Dennis: You're like a beautiful ray of sunshine standing there sunburning me.
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Another comedic gem of a performance from Marion Davies
19 February 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is yet another movie that should be shown to anyone who might doubt the talents of Marion Davies. She is delightful in this performance, with some wonderful bits of physical comedy. Director Fatty Arbuckle surely deserves the credit as well. The supporting players are also quite good, but make no mistake - this is her film.


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