The Notorious Lady

The Notorious Lady is a surviving 1927 silent film feature length adventure produced by Sam E. Rork and distributed by First National Pictures. It was directed by veteran actor/director King Baggot and starred Barbara Bedford and Lewis Stone.

The Notorious Lady
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Film poster
Directed byKing Baggot
Produced bySam E. Rork
Written byPatrick Hastings (play The River)
Jane Murfin (scenario)
StarringBarbara Bedford
Lewis Stone
CinematographyTony Gaudio
Edited byDoris Farrington
Frank Lawrence
Distributed byFirst National Pictures
Release date
  • March 27, 1927 (1927-03-27)
Running time
7 reels; 6,040 feet
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent film
(English intertitles)

The film was based on a play, The River, by Patrick Hastings. Producer Rork's daughter, Ann Rork, has a leading role in the film.


Preservation statusEdit

The film is preserved at the Library of Congress[1] and is available on home video and DVD.[2][3]


  1. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Notorious Lady
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  3. ^ The Notorious Lady at

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