The Man from Mexico

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The Man from Mexico
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Newspaper advertisement.
Directed by Thomas N. Heffron
Produced by Adolph Zukor
Daniel Frohman
Written by Henry A. DuSouchet (play: The Man from Mexico)
Eve Unsell (scenario)
Starring John Barrymore
Distributed by Famous Players Film Company
Release date
November 2, 1914
Running time
5 reels (5,145 feet)
Country United States
Language Silent

The Man from Mexico is a 1914 silent film produced by the Famous Players Film Company and Daniel Frohman. It starred John Barrymore in his second feature film and was remade in 1926 as Let's Get Married starring Richard Dix. The film was rereleased by Paramount in 1919 as part of the company's "Success Series" reissue of early successes. The Man from Mexico is now a lost film.[1][2][3]

The film is based on a Broadway play by Henry A. DuSouchet and was first performed in 1897 with William Collier, Sr.. Collier toured the play and it became a staple of his repertoire.[4]



  1. ^ "The Man from Mexico". Retrieved 2013-10-10. 
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films:1911-20 by The American Film Institute, c.1988
  3. ^ John Barrymore, A Bio-bibliography" by Martin E. Norden, c.1995; (films rereleased by Paramount as part of their ("Success Series")
  4. ^ The Broadway League (1909-05-10). "The Man from Mexico as presented on Broadway and subsequent revival". Retrieved 2013-10-10. 

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