The Brass Bottle (1923 film)

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The Brass Bottle
Directed by Maurice Tourneur
Produced by Maurice Tourneur
Written by F. Anstey (novel, play: The Brass Bottle)
Fred Myton (scenario)
Cinematography Arthur L. Todd
Distributed by First National Pictures (as Associated First National)
Release date
January 2, 1923
September 21, 1924 (Finland)
Running time
6 reels
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The Brass Bottle is a 1923 American silent fantasy comedy film produced and directed by Maurice Tourneur and distributed by First National Pictures. This story by novelist F. Anstey was produced as a Broadway play in 1910. A 1914 silent followed. Both silent versions are lost.[1] A colorful 1964 sound version appeared starring Tony Randall and Barbara Eden [2][3][4]

Anstey's story was later a major influence on the television show I Dream of Jeannie of which Barbara Eden starred.[citation needed]

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