Her Private Life
Her Private Life is a surviving 1929 American pre-Code drama film directed by Alexander Korda and starring Billie Dove, Walter Pidgeon and Holmes Herbert. The plot concerns an English aristocrat who causes a scandal when she divorces her husband and runs off with a young American. The film had been considered a lost film. However, in July 2016, according to the Library of Congress, the film was found in an Italian archive.
|Her Private Life|
|Directed by||Alexander Korda|
|Screenplay by||Forrest Halsey|
by Zoë Akins
|Produced by||Ned Marin|
|Cinematography||John F. Seitz|
|Edited by||Harold Young|
|Music by||Cecil Copping|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.|
This was Korda's second sound film, following The Squall. It is a remake of the 1925 silent film Déclassée by Robert G. Vignola, which was itself an adaptation of a 1919 play of the same name by Zoë Akins.
- Kulik, Karol. Alexander Korda: The Man Who Could Work Miracles. Virgin Books, 1990.