Silver Wings (film)

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Silver Wings
Silver wings newspaper ad.png
Newspaper ad for the film playing at Crandall's Metropolitan Theatre, downtown Washington D.C. Tenth & F Streets N.W.
Directed by Edwin Carewe
John Ford
Produced by William Fox
Written by Paul Sloane
Starring Mary Carr
Lynn Hammond
Cinematography Robert Kurrle
Joseph Ruttenberg
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release date
  • May 22, 1922 (1922-05-22)
Running time
90 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent

Silver Wings is a 1922 American drama film directed by Edwin Carewe and John Ford. Ford directed only the prologue of the film. The film is now considered to be a lost film.[1][2]


  • Mary Carr as Anna Webb (prologue / play)
  • Lynn Hammond as John Webb (prologue)
  • Knox Kincaid as John (prologue)
  • Joseph Monahan as Harry (prologue)
  • Maybeth Carr as Ruth (prologue)
  • Claude Brooke as Uncle Andrews (prologue / play)
  • Robert Hazelton as The Minister (prologue)
  • Florence Short as Widow Martin (prologue)
  • May Kaiser as Her Child
  • Percy Helton as John (play)
  • Joseph Striker as Harry (play)
  • Jane Thomas as Ruth (play)
  • Roy Gordon as George Mills (play)
  • Florence Haas as Little Anna (play)
  • L. Rogers Lytton as Bank President (play) (as Roger Lytton)
  • Ernest Hilliard as Jerry Gibbs (play)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Silver Wings". Silent Era. Retrieved March 2, 2008. 
  2. ^ "Silver Wings". American Silent Feature Film Survival Database. Retrieved January 9, 2014. 

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