GenreComedy, Romance Duration CountryUnited States
English intertitles WriterBess Meredyth, Jane Murfin Release dateSeptember 23, 1925 (1925-09-23) (United States) Initial releaseJuly 20, 1925 (New York City) ScreenplayBess Meredyth, Jane Murfin CastNorma Shearer (Katherine Emerson), William Haines (Dick Wayne), Lew Cody (Nicholas Wentworth), Mary Carr (Mother Emerson), James Corrigan (Father Emerson) Similar moviesFaithful in My Fashion (1946)
A Slave of Fashion was a 1925 American silent romantic comedy film directed by Hobart Henley. The film stars Norma Shearer and Lew Cody, with William Haines. A young Joan Crawford had an early uncredited role as a mannequin. A Slave of Fashion is now considered lost.
Small-town girl Katherine (Norma Shearer) steals a train-wreck victim's lease on a New York City flat in order to enjoy the good life. When her family turns up, she pretends to be the wife of the absent owner who, in turn, returns.