The Gay Old Bird

The Gay Old Bird is a 1927 American comedy film directed by Herman C. Raymaker and written by C. Graham Baker and Edward Clark. The film stars Louise Fazenda, John T. Murray, Jane Winton, William Demarest, John Steppling and Frances Raymond. The film was released by Warner Bros. on February 26, 1927.[2][3][4]

The Gay Old Bird
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Directed byHerman C. Raymaker
Screenplay byC. Graham Baker
Edward Clark
Story byVirginia Dale
StarringLouise Fazenda
John T. Murray
Jane Winton
William Demarest
John Steppling
Frances Raymond
CinematographyVirgil Miller
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • February 26, 1927 (1927-02-26)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$184,000[1]


Box OfficeEdit

According to Warner Bros records the film earned $140,000 domestically and $44,000 foreign.[1]


  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 5 DOI: 10.1080/01439689508604551
  2. ^ "The Gay Old Bird (1927) - Overview". Retrieved March 15, 2018.
  3. ^ Hal Erickson. "The Gay Old Bird (1927) - Herman C. Raymaker". AllMovie. Retrieved March 15, 2018.
  4. ^ "The Gay Old Bird". Retrieved March 15, 2018.

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