Lost and Found on a South Sea Island

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Lost and Found on a South Sea Island
Directed by Raoul Walsh
Produced by Samuel Goldwyn
Written by Paul Bern
Starring House Peters
Pauline Starke
Cinematography Clyde De Vinna
Distributed by Goldwyn Pictures
Release dates
  • February 23, 1923 (1923-02-23)
Running time 70 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Lost and Found on a South Sea Island is a 1923 drama film directed by Raoul Walsh and produced by Samuel Goldwyn. The movie was filmed on location in Tahiti[1][2] and includes a nude scene involving a young woman bathing.[3]

One reel from this film survives according to a recent biography on director Raoul Walsh. Likewise a foreign archive Cineteca Del Friuli, Germona, claims is said to have a full print.[4]

Plot[edit]

Captain Blackbird (Peters) meets the beautiful Lorna (Starke) on the island Pago Pago. However, Lorna is promised to the evil Chief Waki. She and her lover Lloyd Warren (Moreno) beg the captain for help, but he refuses.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ New York Times Review from the film
  2. ^ Lost and Found on a South Sea Island in the Progressive Silent Film List at silentera.com
  3. ^ Langman, Larry (1998). American Film Cycles: The Silent Era. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Publishing Group. p. xx. ISBN 0-313-30657-5. 
  4. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: Lost and Found on a South Sea Island

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