The Virginian (1914 film)

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This article is about the 1914 film. For other uses, see The Virginian (disambiguation).
The Virginian
Thevirginian 1914 poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Produced by Jesse L. Lasky
Based on The Virginian
by Owen Wister
Starring Dustin Farnum
Cinematography Alvin Wyckoff
Edited by Cecil B. DeMille
Mamie Wagner
Jesse Lasky Feature Plays
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • September 7, 1914 (1914-09-07)
Running time
50 min.
Country United States
The Virginian
The Virginian rescues Molly.

The Virginian is a 1914 American silent western film based upon the novel The Virginian by Owen Wister. The film was adapted from the successful 1904 theatre play Wister had collaborated on with playwright Kirke La Shelle. The Virginian starred Dustin Farnum[1] in the title role [2] and was directed by Cecil B. DeMille.[3]



  1. ^ a role he reprised from the original 1904 play
  2. ^ The Virginian (1914), The Internet Movie Database Retrieved June 20, 2014
  3. ^ The Virginian at

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