Stop That Man!

Stop That Man! is a 1928 American silent comedy film directed by Nat Ross and starring Arthur Lake, Barbara Kent and Eddie Gribbon.[1] The screenplay concerns a man who accidentally assists a group of criminals.

Stop That Man!
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Directed byNat Ross
Written byGeorge V. Hobart (play)
Harry O. Hoyt
Joseph F. Poland
Tom Reed
Richard Smith
StarringArthur Lake
Barbara Kent
Eddie Gribbon
CinematographyGeorge Robinson
Edited byRobert Jahns
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
March 11, 1928
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited States
English intertitles

Plot summaryEdit

The young brother of two police officers borrows one of their uniforms. While masquerading as a cop, he accidentally assists a group of criminals committing a burglary. Fortunately he is able to capture the culprits and deliver them to the real police.



  1. ^ Langman p.398


  • Langman, Larry. American Film Cycles: The Silent Era. Greenwood Publishing Group, 1998.

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