The Alaskan

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The Alaskan
The Alaskan - 1924 film.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed by Herbert Brenon
Produced by Adolph Zukor
Jesse Lasky
Written by Willis Goldbeck (scenario)
Harry H. Caldwell (intertitles)
Based on The Alaskan
by James Oliver Curwood
Starring Thomas Meighan
Estelle Taylor
Anna May Wong
Cinematography James Wong Howe
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
  • September 14, 1924 (1924-09-14) (NY; premiere)
  • September 22, 1924 (1924-09-22) (nationwide; USA)
Running time
7 reels; 6,736 feet
Country United States
Language Silent film (English intertitles)

The Alaskan is a lost[1] 1924 silent adventure drama based on a novel by James Oliver Curwood set in northwoods country as his novels tend to be. In this case Alaska. The film was produced and released by Paramount Pictures and directed by Herbert Brenon. The picture stars Thomas Meighan, Estelle Taylor and an early role by Anna May Wong.[2][3][4]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:The Alaskan
  2. ^ The Alaskan at
  3. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  4. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:The Alaskan

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