What Happened to Jones (1926 film)

What Happened to Jones is a 1926 American silent comedy film directed by William A. Seiter and starring Reginald Denny. It was produced and distributed by Universal Pictures. The film is based on the 1897 Broadway play What Happened to Jones by George Broadhurst.[2][3]

What Happened to Jones
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Theatrical poster
Directed byWilliam A. Seiter
Produced byCarl Laemmle
Written byMelville W. Brown (adaptation, screenplay)
Based onWhat Happened to Jones
by George Broadhurst[1]
StarringReginald Denny
Marian Nixon
Otis Harlan
CinematographyArthur L. Todd
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • February 8, 1926 (1926-02-08)
Running time
70 min.
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)



Prints of What Happened to Jones are preserved at the Cinematheque Royale de Belgique in Brussels, Filmmuseum in Amsterdam, and UCLA Film and Television Archives.[4]


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