The Remittance Woman
The Remittance Woman is a 1923 American silent drama film directed by Wesley Ruggles and starring Ethel Clayton, Rockliffe Fellowes, and Mario Carillo. A remittance man (or woman) was one sent away from home (usually Britain) to avoid shame on the family. The following year a book of the same title appeared, by American pulp author Achmed Abdullah.
|The Remittance Woman|
|Directed by||Wesley Ruggles|
|Written by||Achmed Abdullah (novel) |
|Starring||Ethel Clayton |
|Cinematography||Joseph A. Du Bray|
Robertson-Cole Pictures Corporation
|Distributed by||Film Booking Offices of America|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
- Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.