Officer 666 (1916 film)


Officer 666 (1916 film)
Officer 666

1912 poster for Cohan's play
Directed by Fred Niblo
Written by W.J. Lincoln
Based on play by George M. Cohan
Starring Enid Bennett
George Bryant<r>Marion Marcus Clarke
Cinematography Maurice Bertel
Studio J.C. Williamson Ltd
Release date(s) 1916
Running time 40 minutes
Country Australia
Language English

Officer 666 is a 1916 silent film made in Australia. It was directed by Fred Niblo who would go on to direct The Mark of Zorro, The Three Musketeers, Blood and Sand and over forty more films.

Niblo also stars in it along with Enid Bennett and George Bryant. The film is an adaptation of George M. Cohans 1912 comedy play about a policeman who accepts money to let another person borrow his uniform. [1] [2] The original print is located at the National Screen and Sound Archive in Canberra, Australia.

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Google books
  2. ^ NY Times article

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