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The Boy Friend (1926)

Passed | | Comedy, Romance | 14 August 1926 (USA)
Miss Ida May Harper, of Smallsville, yearns to go to New York City, and experience the good times to be had there, as told in the letters her NYC friend writes to her. She gets into the ... See full summary »

Director:

Monta Bell

Writers:

John Alexander Kirkpatrick (play), Alice D.G. Miller (adaptation)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Marceline Day ... Ida May Harper
John Harron ... Joe Pond
George K. Arthur ... Book Agent
Ward Crane ... Lester White
Gertrude Astor ... Mrs. White
Otto Hoffman ... Mr. Harper
Maidel Turner ... Mrs. Wilson
Gwen Lee ... Pettie Wilson
Elizabeth Patterson ... Mrs. Harper
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Storyline

Miss Ida May Harper, of Smallsville, yearns to go to New York City, and experience the good times to be had there, as told in the letters her NYC friend writes to her. She gets into the local social whirl and ditches her boy friend, Joe Pond, who works at the drug store, because he doesn't dress swell. Joe buys a copy of The Book of Charm, and sets out to impress her. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 August 1926 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Fama e Proveito See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Film debut of Elizabeth Patterson. See more »

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