The Rose of Kildare

The Rose of Kildare is a 1927 American silent romance film directed by Dallas M. Fitzgerald and starring Helene Chadwick, Pat O'Malley and Henry B. Walthall.[1] An Irish singer arrives at the gold mining town of Kimberley in South Africa, where she encounters a former lover who left Kildare to seek his fortune. The film is believed to be lost, with no prints of the film existing in archives.[2]

The Rose of Kildare
Directed byDallas M. Fitzgerald
Written byGerald Beaumont
Garrett Graham
Harold Shumate
Produced bySamuel Sax
StarringHelene Chadwick
Pat O'Malley
Henry B. Walthall
CinematographyMilton Moore
Distributed byLumas Film Corporation
Release date
August 15, 1927
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States
English intertitles



  1. ^ Munden p.666
  2. ^ "The Rose of Kildare (1927)". Library of Congress. Retrieved November 9, 2020.


  • Munden, Kenneth White. The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States, Part 1. University of California Press, 1997.

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