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Lucretia Lombard, also known as Flaming Passion, is a 1923 silent film drama directed by Jack Conway and produced and distributed by Warner Bros. It stars Irene Rich, Monte Blue and a young Norma Shearer, just prior to her signing with MGM.[2][3]

Lucretia Lombard
Lucretia Lombard 1923 poster.jpg
Movie poster
Directed byJack Conway
Produced byHarry Rapf
Written byScenario:
Bertram Milhauser
Sada Cowan
Based onLucretia Lombard (1922 novel) by Kathleen Norris
StarringIrene Rich
Monte Blue
Norma Shearer
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
December 8, 1923 (limited release)
Running time
7 reels
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)
Box office$385,000[1]



Box OfficeEdit

According to Warner Bros records the film earned $348,000 domestically and $37,000 foreign.[1]

Preservation statusEdit

This film still survives at George Eastman House and Pacific Film Archive.[4] It was transferred onto 16mm film by Associated Artists Productions[5] in the 1950s and shown on television.


  1. ^ a b c Warner Bros financial information in The William Shaefer Ledger. See Appendix 1, Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television, (1995) 15:sup1, 1-31 p 2 DOI: 10.1080/01439689508604551
  2. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:Lucretia Lombard
  3. ^ Lucretia Lombard at
  4. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:Lucretia Lombard
  5. ^ 1957 MOVIES FROM AAP Warner Bros Features & Cartoons SALES BOOK DIRECTED AT TV

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