Castles in Spain (film)

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Castles in Spain
Directed by Horace Lisle Lucoque
Produced by Nellie E. Lucoque
Written by Ruby M. Ayres (novel)
Nellie E. Lucoque
Starring C. Aubrey Smith
Lilian Braithwaite
Bertie Gordon
Hayford Hobbs
Cinematography I. Roseman
Distributed by Gaumont British Distributors
Release dates
June 1920
Running time
5,000 feet[1]
Country United Kingdom
Language Silent
English intertitles

Castles in Spain is a 1920 British silent drama film directed by Horace Lisle Lucoque and starring C. Aubrey Smith, Lilian Braithwaite and Hayford Hobbs. It was based on the novel Castles in Spain by Ruby M. Ayres. It was made at Kew Studios in London.[2] A man retires to a country village, where he meets the woman of his dreams. However, he soon discovers that his nephew has also fallen in love with her.



  1. ^ Low p.346
  2. ^ Warren p.113


  • Bamford, Kentom. Distorted Images: British National Identity and Film in the 1920s. I.B. Tauris, 1999.
  • Low, Rachael. History of the British Film, 1918-1929. George Allen & Unwin, 1971.
  • Warren, Patricia. British Film Studios: An Illustrated History. Batsford, 2001.

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