Along Came Ruth

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Along Came Ruth
Along Came Ruth poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Edward F. Cline
Written by Winifred Dunn
Based on a play
by Holman Francis Day
Starring Viola Dana
Cinematography John Arnold...(Italian)
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn
Release date
  • November 3, 1924 (1924-11-03)
Running time
53 minutes (5 reels)
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles

Along Came Ruth is a lost[1] 1924 film starring Viola Dana. The film was directed by Edward F. Cline and written by Winifred Dunn, based upon a Holman Francis Day play. Viola Dana was one of the top stars of the newly amalgamated MGM, a lively comedian who enjoyed a long career that faded with the emergence of the talkies.[2][3][4]


Ruth (Viola Dana) is a small-town live-wire who takes over a furniture shop and its owner's nephew.



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