Believe Me, Xantippe

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Believe Me, Xantippe
Believe Me, Xantippe - 1918 loby card.jpg
1918 lantern card
Directed by Donald Crisp
Produced by Jesse L. Lasky
Written by Olga Printzlau (scenario)
Based on Believe Me Xantippe 
by John Frederick Ballard
Starring Wallace Reid
Ann Little
Cinematography Henry Kotani
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
  • June 2, 1918 (1918-06-02)
Running time
50 mins.
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Believe Me, Xantippe is a lost[1] 1918 American silent romantic comedy film produced by Jesse Lasky for release through Paramount Pictures.[2] The film was directed by actor/director Donald Crisp and stars Wallace Reid and Ann Little. The film is based on a 1913 William A. Brady-produced play by John Frederick Ballard, Believe Me Xantippe, which on the Broadway stage had starred John Barrymore.[3][4]


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  1. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:Believe Me Xantippe
  2. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films: Believe Me, Xantippe
  3. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States: Feature Films, 1921-1930. 1971. p. 432. 
  4. ^ Fleming, E. J. Wallace Reid. McFarland. pp. 120–121. ISBN 0-786-48266-4. 

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