- Two Arabian Knights
name = Two Arabian Knights
producer = John W. Considine Jr.
writer = Donald McGibney
James T. O'Donohoe
George Marion Jr.
starring = William Boyd
Tony Gaudio Joseph H. August
editing = Douglass Biggs
23 September, 1927
runtime = 92 minutes
country = USA
language = Silent
imdb_id = 0018515
"Two Arabian Knights" is an
Academy Award-winning 1927 American comedy film, directed by Lewis Milestoneand starring William Boyd and Mary Astor. A silent film, "Two Arabian Knights" was produced by Howard Hughesand was distributed by United Artists.
The movie was filmed in the US and has a running time of 92 minutes. The supporting cast includes
Louis Wolheim, Michael Vavitch, Ian Keith, and DeWitt Jennings. The screenwriters were James T. O'Donohue, Wallace Smith, and George Marion Jr. The film won an Academy Award for Best Comedy Direction.
The film was long thought lost before being located in Howard Hughes' film collection after his death. cite web |url=http://www.silentera.com/PSFL/data/T/TwoArabianKnights1927.html |title=Progressive Silent Film List: Two Arabian Knights |accessdate=2008-04-13|work=Silent Era] A print was shepherded by Dr. Hart Wegner of the
University of Nevada, Las Vegasfilm for restoration by Jeffrey Masino, along with two other "lost" Hughes-produced films, " The Racket" (1928) and "The Mating Call" (1928), both originally released by Paramount Pictures. In 2004 and 2006, Turner Classic Moviesbroadcast all three films, their first showings in decades.
* William Boyd - W. Dangerfield Phelps III
Mary Astor- Mirza
Louis Wolheim- Sgt. Peter O'Gaffney
Ian Keith- Shevket Ben Ali
Michael Vavitch- The Emir
Michael Visaroff- The Skipper (as M. Visaroff)
Boris Karloff- The Purser
DeWitt Jennings- American Consul (as De Witt Jennings)
Nicholas Dunaew- Mirza's Man Servant (as Nicholas Dunaev)
Jean Vachon- Mirza's Maid Servant
David Cavendish- The Emir's Advisor (as Denis D'Auburn)
Boris Karloff filmography
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