Gentle Julia

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Gentle Julia
Gentle Julia lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed by Rowland V. Lee
Produced by William Fox
Written by Donald W. Lee (adaptation, screenplay)
Based on Gentle Julia 
by Booth Tarkington
Starring Bessie Love
Cinematography G.O. Post
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release dates
  • December 24, 1923 (1923-12-24)
Running time
60 minutes; 6 reels
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles

Gentle Julia is a 1923 silent romantic drama film produced and distributed by Fox Film Corporation. Directed by Rowland V. Lee, the film starred Bessie Love. It is based on a novel, Gentle Julia, by Booth Tarkington. It is considered a lost film.[1]

Plot[edit]

Julia (Bessie Love) is a "small-town heartbreaker"[2] who falls for an older man (Charles K. French).[3] When he takes her back to his home in Chicago, she finds out he is married. She leaves him, returning to neighbor Noble Dill (Harold Goodwin).[4]

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921–30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  2. ^ "Gentle Julia". The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Canada). April 12, 1924. p. 19. 
  3. ^ "'Gentle Julia' at Princess". Reading Eagle. December 17, 1924. 
  4. ^ Munden, Kenneth White (ed.). The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures. 1, Part 1. 
  5. ^ "Bessie Love in Title Role". Film Daily: 4 col. 2. 24 September 1923. 

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