Her Big Night

Her Big Night is a 1926 American silent comedy film directed by Melville W. Brown and written by Brown, Rex Taylor, and Nita O'Neil. It is based on the 1925 short story, Doubling for Lora, by Peggy Gaddis that was originally serialized in Breezy Stories magazine. The film stars Laura La Plante, Einar Hanson, and Zasu Pitts. The film was released on December 5, 1926 by Universal Pictures under their 'Jewel' banner.[1][2]

Her Big Night
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Directed byMelville W. Brown
Produced byCarl Laemmle
Written byMelville W. Brown (adaptation)
Rex Taylor
Nita O'Neil
Based onDoubling for Lora
by Peggy Gaddis
StarringLaura La Plante
Einar Hanson
Zasu Pitts
CinematographyArthur L. Todd
Distributed byUniversal Jewel
Release date
  • December 5, 1926 (1926-12-05)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

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PreservationEdit

A copy of Her Big Night is housed at UCLA Film and Television Archive.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Brown, Melville W. (November 27, 1926), Her Big Night (Comedy), Laura La Plante, Einar Hanson, Zasu Pitts, Tully Marshall, Universal Pictures, retrieved September 17, 2020
  2. ^ "Her Big Night, 1926". www.silenthollywood.com. Retrieved October 26, 2020.
  3. ^ American Silent Feature Film Survival Database: Her Big Night

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