The Prince of Headwaiters

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The Prince of Headwaiters
Prince of headwaiters lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed byJohn Francis Dillon[1]
Produced bySam E. Rork[1]
Written byJane Murfin[2]
Based on"The Prince of Headwaiters"
by Viola Brothers Shore and Garrett Fort[3]
StarringLewis Stone
CinematographyJames Van Trees
Distributed byFirst National Pictures
Release date
  • 9 July 1927 (1927-07-09)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

The Prince of Headwaiters is a 1927 American silent drama film directed by John Francis Dillon.[1]


A maitre d' at the Hôtel Ritz Paris finds out his son, wealthy thanks to his mother, might be blackmailed by Mae Morin (played by Lilyan Tashman).



  1. ^ a b c Tony Villecco, Silent Stars Speak: Interviews with Twelve Cinema Pioneers, Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, 2001, p. 37 [1]
  2. ^ William Darby, Masters of Lens and Light: A Checklist of Major Cinematographers and Their Feature Films, Scarecrow Press, 1991, p. 645 [2]
  3. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: The Prince of Headwaiters at

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