Mother Machree

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Mother Machree
Mother Machree FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by John Ford (uncredited)
Produced by John Ford
Written by Rida Johnson Young
Cinematography Chester A. Lyons
Edited by
  • H.H. Caldwell
  • Katherine Hilliker
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release dates
  • January 22, 1928 (1928-01-22)
Running time
75 minutes
Country United States
Budget $750,000 (estimated)

Mother Machree is a 1928 silent film, directed by John Ford, based on a novel by Rida Johnson Young about a poor Irish immigrant in America. John Wayne had a minor role in the film.[1]



Only 3 reels out of 7 of this movie survive, the other 4 are lost.

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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Mother Machree". Silent Era. Retrieved 2008-03-01. 

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