Mother Machree

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Mother Machree
Mother Machree FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by John Ford (uncredited)
Produced by John Ford
Written by Rida Johnson Young
Cinematography Chester A. Lyons
Edited by
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release date
  • January 22, 1928 (1928-01-22)
Running time
75 minutes
Country United States
Budget $750,000 (estimated)

Mother Machree is a 1928 silent film, directed by John Ford, based on a novel by Rida Johnson Young about a poor Irish immigrant in America. John Wayne had a minor role in the film.[1]



Only 3 reels out of 7 of this movie survive, the other 4 are lost.

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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Mother Machree". Silent Era. Retrieved 2008-03-01. 

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