Proud Flesh (film)

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Proud Flesh
Directed by King Vidor
Written by Harry Behn
Agnes Christine Johnston
Based on the novel Proud Flesh
by Lawrence Irving Rising
Starring Eleanor Boardman
Pat O'Malley
Harrison Ford
Cinematography John Arnold
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn
Release date
  • April 27, 1925 (1925-04-27)
Running time
70 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Proud Flesh is a 1925 American silent comedy-drama film directed by King Vidor and starring Eleanor Boardman, Pat O'Malley and Harrison Ford in a romantic triangle.[1]


A San Francisco earthquake orphan is adopted by relatives in Spain. grows up and gets wooed by a Romeo there. She turns him down and falls in love with a San Francisco plumber.



Mordaunt Hall, critic for The New York Times, called the film "a bright entertainment in which there are a slight touch of heart interest and plenty of amusement."[2]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Proud Flesh". Silent Era. Retrieved September 3, 2009.
  2. ^ Mordaunt Hall (April 14, 1925). "The Screen". The New York Times.

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