The Trail of '98

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The Trail of '98
The Trail of '98.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed by Clarence Brown
Produced by Clarence Brown
Written by Joseph Farnham
Benjamin Glazer
Robert W. Service
Waldemar Young
Starring Dolores del Río
Ralph Forbes
Karl Dane
Harry Carey
Cinematography John F. Seitz
Edited by George Hively
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • March 20, 1928 (1928-03-20)
Running time
87 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

The Trail of '98 is a 1928 American silent drama film featuring Harry Carey. The film was originally released by MGM in a short-lived widescreen process called Fanthom Screen.[1] The film is based on the 1910 novel by that title, written by Robert W. Service.


DVD release[edit]

A complete print of the film exists[2] with a synchronized musical score and sound effects, and it became available on DVD as part of Warner Bros.'s Manufacture-on-Demand DVD titles in March 2009.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Trail of '98". Silent Era. Retrieved March 29, 2008. 
  2. ^ "The Trail of '98". American Silent Feature Film Survival Database. Retrieved January 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ " - The Official Online Store of Warner Bros. Studios". 

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