The Breath of Scandal

The Breath of Scandal is a 1924 American silent drama film directed by Louis J. Gasnier and starring Betty Blythe, Patsy Ruth Miller, and Jack Mulhall.[1] It is based on the 1922 novel of the same title by Edwin Balmer.[2]

The Breath of Scandal
The Breath of Scandal (1924) still.jpg
A rare official still from the film
Directed byLouis J. Gasnier
Produced byB.P. Schulberg
Written byEve Unsell
Based onThe Breath of Scandal
by Edwin Balmer
StarringBetty Blythe
Patsy Ruth Miller
Jack Mulhall
CinematographyHarry Perry
B.P. Schulberg Productions
Distributed byPreferred Pictures
Release date
  • September 1, 1924 (1924-09-01)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)



With no prints of The Breath of Scandal located in any film archives,[3] it is a lost film.



  • Robert B. Connelly. The Silents: Silent Feature Films, 1910-36, Volume 40, Issue 2. December Press, 1998. ISBN 978-0-9132-0436-8

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