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The Parasite is a 1925 silent film society-drama produced by B. P. Schulberg and distributed by Al Lichtman and Preferred Pictures. The film was based on a novel, The Parasite, by Helen Reimensnyder Martin. It starred Owen Moore, Madge Bellamy and Mary Carr.[1][2]

The Parasite
Directed byLouis J. Gasnier
Produced byB. P. Schulberg
Written byHelen Reimensnyder Martin(novel)
Eve Unsell(scenario)
StarringOwen Moore
Madge Bellamy
CinematographyJoseph Goodrich
Distributed byPreferred Pictures
Release date
  • January 20, 1925 (1925-01-20)
Running time
6 reels; 5,140 feet
CountryUnited States

A print exists at the Library of Congress.[3]



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

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