The Rescue (1929 film)

The Rescue is a 1929 American Pre-Code romantic adventure film directed by Herbert Brenon, and produced by Samuel Goldwyn. The screenplay was written by Elizabeth Meehan, based on the 1920 novel by Joseph Conrad. The music score is by Hugo Riesenfeld. The film stars Ronald Colman and Lili Damita.

The Rescue
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Directed byHerbert Brenon
Ray Lissner (assistant)
Produced bySamuel Goldwyn
Written byElizabeth Meehan
Joseph Conrad (novel)
StarringRonald Colman
Lili Damita
Music byHugo Riesenfeld
CinematographyGeorge Barnes
Joseph F. Biroc
James Wong Howe
Edited byHarry H. Caldwell
Marie Halvey
Katherine Hilliker
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • January 12, 1929 (1929-01-12)
Running time
96 min. (sound)
7910 ft. (silent)
CountryUnited States


Preservation statusEdit

An incomplete print, missing one reel, is in the collection of the George Eastman House film archive.[1]

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