Young Woodley (1928 film)

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Young Woodley
Directed by Thomas Bentley
Produced by Thomas Bentley
E.A. Abrahams
Written by John Van Druten (play)
Eliot Stannard
Starring Marjorie Hume
Sam Livesey
Robin Irvine
Carl Harbord
Cinematography William Shenton
Hugh Marr
Regal Pictures
Distributed by Regal Pictures
Running time
8,162 feet
Country United Kingdom
Language Silent
English intertitles

Young Woodley is a 1928 British silent drama film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Marjorie Hume, Sam Livesey and Robin Irvine. The film was never released, and was subsequently remade by Bentley as a sound film Young Woodley in 1930.[1] It was made at Cricklewood Studios.[2] It was based on the play Young Woodley by John Van Druten. This silent version was released to the home movie market running 8 x 200 ft reels, standard 8mm on Amber Stock.


The wife of a school headmaster becomes romantically involved with one of his pupils.



  1. ^ "BFI | Film & TV Database | YOUNG WOODLEY (1928)". 2009-04-16. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  2. ^ Wood p.66


  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.