Dynamite Smith

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Dynamite Smith
Directed by Ralph Ince
Screenplay by C. Gardner Sullivan
Story by C. Gardner Sullivan
Starring Charles Ray
Jacqueline Logan
Bessie Love
Wallace Beery
Cinematography Henry Sharp (French)[1]
Distributed by Pathé Exchange
Release date
  • October 12, 1924 (1924-10-12)
Running time
70 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

Dynamite Smith is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Ralph Ince and written by C. Gardner Sullivan. The film stars Charles Ray, Bessie Love, and Wallace Beery.


The film tells the story of a young reporter, Gladstone Smith (Ray), who is pursued by murderer "Slugger" Rourke (Beery). Gladstone flees to Alaska with the killer's wife Violet (Love) and eventually confronts his cowardice when the murderer pursues them to Alaska.[2]



  1. ^ Love, Bessie (1977). From Hollywood with Love: An Autobiography of Bessie Love. London: Elm Tree Books. p. 152. OCLC 734075937.
  2. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: Dynamite Smith at silentera.com

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