David Garrick (1916 film)

David Garrick is a 1916 American silent historical film directed by Frank Lloyd and starring Dustin Farnum, Winifred Kingston and Herbert Standing.[1] The film was based on Thomas William Robertson's 1864 play of the same name, which portrayed the life of the eighteenth century British actor David Garrick. It was one of several film versions of the play made during the silent era.

David Garrick
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Directed byFrank Lloyd
Written byTom W. Robertson (play )
Julia Crawford Ivers
StarringDustin Farnum
Winifred Kingston
Herbert Standing
CinematographyJames Van Trees
Pallas Pictures
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
April 30, 1916
CountryUnited States
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  1. ^ Goble p.393


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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