The Flaming Forest

The Flaming Forest is a 1926 American silent drama film directed by Reginald Barker and starring Antonio Moreno and Renée Adorée. The film is based on the novel of the same name by James Oliver Curwood, and was produced by Cosmopolitan Productions and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.[1] A two-color Technicolor sequence was shot for a climactic blaze sequence featured in the film.[2]

The Flaming Forest
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Directed byReginald Barker
Written byWaldemar Young
Lotta Woods (titles)
Based onThe Flaming Forest
by James Oliver Curwood
StarringAntonio Moreno
Renée Adorée
CinematographyPercy Hilburn (*French)
Edited byBen Lewis
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • November 21, 1926 (1926-11-21)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguagesSilent
English intertitles

This is a preserved film at the Library of Congress.[3][4]

PlotEdit

North-West Mounted Police sergeant David Carrigan (Antonio Moreno) fights Indians and woos Jeanne-Marie (Renée Adorée).

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Flaming Forest at silentera.com database
  2. ^ Eames, John Douglas (1988). The MGM Story: The Complete History Of Fifty Roaring Years. Crown Publishers. p. 31. ISBN 0-517-52613-1.
  3. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:The Flaming Forest
  4. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress p.59 c.1978 by The American Film Institute

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