The Man on the Box

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The Man on the Box
Themanonthebox 1915 newspaperad.jpg
Newspaper advertisement.
Directed by Oscar Apfel
Cecil B. DeMille (uncredited)
Based on The Man on the Box 
by Harold MacGrath
Starring Horace B. Carpenter
Release dates
  • July 13, 1914 (1914-07-13)
Country United States
Language Silent

The Man on the Box is a 1914 American silent comedy-drama film directed by Oscar Apfel and co-directed by Cecil B. DeMille. It was based on the 1904 novel of the same name by Harold MacGrath and stars Horace B. Carpenter.[1]

Max Figman had starred in the Broadway version in 1907 and reprises his role here in this film.

A surviving film at the Library of Congress and the Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research (Madison).[2]



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