The Bottle Imp (1917 film)

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The Bottle Imp
Bottle Imp poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Marshall Neilan
Produced by Jesse Lasky
Written by Charles Maigne(scenario)
Based on "The Bottle Imp"
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Cinematography Walter Stradling
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
March 26, 1917
Running time
50 minutes (5 reels)
Country United States
Language Silent
An advertisement for the film.

The Bottle Imp is a 1917 silent fantasy film produced by Jesse Lasky and distributed through Paramount Pictures. It is taken from the Robert Louis Stevenson short story, "The Bottle Imp". The movie was directed by Marshall Neilan in Hawaii and stars Japanese actor Sessue Hayakawa.[1]

Prints are held by George Eastman House and Cinematheque Francais, Paris.[2]



  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1911-20 by The American Film Institute, c. 1988
  2. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Bottle Imp

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