GenreDrama Running time1h 10m CountryUnited States
DirectorElmer Clifton Duration ScreenplayJohn W. Krafft LanguageEnglish
Release date1927 Based onThe Wreck of the Hesperus by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow WriterJohn Farrow (story), John W. Krafft (titles), Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (poem) Story byHenry Wadsworth Longfellow, John Farrow CastSam De Grasse (Capt. David Slocum), Virginia Bradford (Gale Slocum), Francis Ford (John Hazzard), Alan Hale (Singapore Jack), Francis Marion (John Hazzard Jr.), Ethel Wales (Deborah Slocum) Similar moviesThe Ring, The Yankee Clipper, Cameo Kirby, Skyscraper, The Sea Wolf, The World's Applause
The wreck of the hesperus by longfellow
The Wreck of the Hesperus is a 1927 American silent film based on the famous poem. It was an early screenplay credit for later film director John Farrow.