Court Martial (1928 film)

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Directed by George B. Seitz
Produced by Harry Cohn
Written by Elmer Blaney Harris(story)
Anthony Coldeway(scenario)
Mort Blumenstock(titles)
Starring Jack Holt
Betty Compson
Cinematography Joseph Walker
Edited by Arthur Roberts
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
August 12, 1928
Running time
65 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent..English titles

Court Martial (1928) is a silent film directed by George B. Seitz, starring Jack Holt, Betty Compson as Belle Starr, and Frank Austin as Abraham Lincoln, and released by Columbia Pictures.

A foreign release print of the film survives and is preserved in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. It was shown at the annual Cinecon Classic Film Festival in 2014.[1]

Publicity for the film stated that several sequences were shot in early Technicolor,[2] but these do not appear to have survived.


Preservation status[edit]

  • Prints held at National Archives of Canada, Cineteca del Friuli(Gemona), Museum of Modern Art(MOMA) and 16mm at Library of Congress.[3]


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