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The American Prisoner (film)

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Country  United Kingdom
Director  Thomas Bentley
Language  English
Writer  Eden Phillpotts, Eliot Stannard
Release date  1929

The American Prisoner is a 1929 British drama film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Carl Brisson, Madeleine Carroll and Cecil Barry. It was adapted from the 1904 novel The American Prisoner by Eden Phillpotts. An American sailor imprisoned on Dartmoor during the American War of Independence manages to escape and fall in love with a local Squire's daughter. It was originally conceived as a silent film, but was converted into a Talkie in line with widespread practice at British International Pictures during 1928-1929.

Cast

  • Carl Brisson - Lt. Stark
  • Madeleine Carroll - Grace Malherb
  • Cecil Barry - Peter Norcutt
  • Carl Harbord - Lt. Burnham
  • A. Bromley Davenport - Squire Malherb
  • Nancy Price - Lovey Lee
  • Reginald Fox - Captain Mainwaring
  • Charles Ashton - Carberry
  • Harry Terry - Bosun Knapps
  • John Valentine - Commander Miller
  • Robert English - Col. Governor
  • Edward Dignon - Leverett
  • References

    The American Prisoner (film) Wikipedia
    The American Prisoner (film) IMDb


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