Huntingtower (film)

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Huntingtower
Directed by George Pearson
Produced by George Pearson
Written by John Buchan(novel)
Charles E. Whittaker
Starring Harry Lauder
Vera Voronina
Patrick Aherne
Production
company
Welsh, Pearson and Company
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
1927
Running time
7,192 feet[1]
Country United Kingdom
Language Silent film
English intertitles

Huntingtower is a 1927 British silent adventure film directed by George Pearson and starring Harry Lauder, Vera Voronina and Patrick Aherne. It was based on the 1922 novel Huntingtower by John Buchan and made at Cricklewood Studios. The art direction was by Walter Murton.

Plot[edit]

The film is ″(a) tale of chivalry in modern times, involving a Glasgow grocer and a Russian princess imprisoned in a deserted castle″ according to the British Film Institute.[2]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The castle scenes were shot at Bamburgh Castle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Low[clarification needed] p.385
  2. ^ Description of the film (BFI website)

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