The Green Goddess (1923 film)

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The Green Goddess
The Green Goddess FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed bySidney Olcott
Produced byDistinctive Productions
Written byWilliam Archer (play)
Forrest Halsey (adaptation)
Based onThe Green Goddess
by William Archer
StarringGeorge Arliss
Alice Joyce
David Powell
Harry T. Morey
Music byJoseph Carl Breil[1]
CinematographyHarry Fischbeck
Distributed byGoldwyn Pictures
Release date
  • August 14, 1923 (1923-08-14)
Running time
80 minutes; 10 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

The Green Goddess is a 1923 American silent adventure film based on the play The Green Goddess by William Archer. Set during the British Raj, it stars George Arliss as the Rajah of Rukh, into whose land arrive three British subjects, played by Alice Joyce, David Powell, and Harry T. Morey. Arliss, Joyce and Ivan F. Simpson reprised their roles from the play and also in the 1930 talking film version The Green Goddess. A copy of the film is in the UCLA Film and Television Archive.[1]



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