August Weekend

August Weekend or August Week End or Week-End Madness[1] is a 1936 American drama film directed by Charles Lamont and starring Valerie Hobson, Paul Harvey and G. P. Huntley.[2] The screenplay was adapted by Paul Perez from a story by Faith Baldwin.[3][4] It was produced by Chesterfield Motion Pictures and distributed by Grand National Distributors.[5]

August Weekend
Directed byCharles Lamont
Written byFaith Baldwin
Paul Perez
Produced byGeorge R. Batcheller
StarringValerie Hobson
Paul Harvey
G. P. Huntley
CinematographyM.A. Anderson
Edited byRoland D. Reed
Distributed byChesterfield Pictures
Release date
February 18, 1936
Running time
62 minutes
CountryUnited States



  1. ^ Goble, Alan (2011). The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. New Providence, New Jersey, USA: Bowker-Saur. p. 22. ISBN 9783110951943.
  2. ^ Pitts, Michael R. (1997). Poverty Row Studios, 1929-1940, An Illustrated History of 53 Independent Film Companies, with a Filmography for Each. Jefferson, North Carolina, USA: McFarland & Company. p. 85. ISBN 9780786401680.
  3. ^ Catalog of Copyright Entries. Part 1. [C] Group 3. Dramatic Composition and Motion Pictures. New Series. Washington, D.C., USA: Library of Congress Copyright Office. 1937. p. 143.
  4. ^ Emmens, Carol A. (1985). Short Stories on Film and Video. Santa Barbara, California, USA: Libraries Unlimited. p. 11. ISBN 9780872874244.
  5. ^ Dimmitt, Richard Bertrand; Aros, Andrew A. (1965). A Title Guide to the Talkies,A Comprehensive Listing of 16,000 Feature-length Films from October, 1927, Until December, 1963 · Volume 1. Lanham, Maryland, USA: Scarecrow Press. p. 75. ISBN 9780810801714.

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