A Gentleman of Leisure (1923 film)

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A Gentleman of Leisure
Gentleman of Lesiure lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed by Joseph Henabery
Produced by Adolph Zukor
Jesse Lasky
Written by Jack Cunningham (scenario)
Anthony Coldeway
Based on A Gentleman of Leisure
by P. G. Wodehouse and John Stapleton
Cinematography Faxon M. Dean
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • July 15, 1923 (1923-07-15)
Running time
60 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles
Advertisement from Exhibitor's Trade Review when Wallace Reid was still considered to star. Eventually Jack Holt played the title role replacing Reid.

A Gentleman of Leisure is a lost[1] 1923 silent film produced by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Joseph Henabery and stars Jack Holt. The film is based on the novel A Gentleman of Leisure by P. G. Wodehouse. It was adapted into a play by Wodehouse and John Stapleton. It is also remake of the 1915 film A Gentleman of Leisure.[2][3]


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  1. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:..A Gentleman of Leisure Retrieved April 9, 2016
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  3. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:..A Gentleman of Leisure Retrieved April 9, 2016

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