Sylvia of the Secret Service
Sylvia of the Secret Service is a 1917 American silent thriller film directed by George Fitzmaurice and starring Irene Castle, J.H. Gilmour and Elliott Dexter. Erich von Stroheim worked as assistant director and technical advisor as well as playing the role of the villain. It was given a second release in 1922.
|Sylvia of the Secret Service|
|Directed by||George Fitzmaurice|
|Written by||Philip Bartholomae |
Joseph H. Trant
|Starring||Irene Castle |
|Cinematography||Arthur C. Miller|
|Distributed by||Pathé Exchange|
|November 25, 1917|
During World War I, An American secret agent attempt to prevent a German sabotage ring from blowing up ammunition dumps in New York.
- Lennig p.46
- Koszarski p.151
- Koszarski, Richard . Fort Lee: The Film Town (1904-2004). Indiana University Press, 2005.
- Lennig, Arthur. Stroheim. University Press of Kentucky, 2004.