The Arab (1915 film)

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The Arab
Newspaper advertisement.
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Produced by Jesse L. Lasky
Written by Cecil B. DeMille
Edgar Selwyn
Starring Edgar Selwyn
Cinematography Alvin Wyckoff
Edited by Cecil B. DeMille
Jesse Lasky Feature Plays
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release dates
  • June 14, 1915 (1915-06-14)
Country United States
Language Silent

The Arab is a 1915 American silent adventure film directed by Cecil B. DeMille. Edgar Selwyn had starred in the Broadway play version of the story in 1911, and this film is based on that play.


Preservation status[edit]

A print of the film survives at the Gosfilmfond film archive in Moscow.[1]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Arab". Silent Era. Retrieved 2010-02-13. 

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