The Black Pearl (1928)

USA, 1928
58m
black and white, 1.33:1
silent

An American fantasy film directed by Scott Pembroke.

Plot Summary

A pearl stolen from an Indian idol is apparently cursed.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Scott Pembroke
Trem Carr Pictures
Executive Producer: Trem Carr
Scenario: Arthur Hoerl
Titles: Arthur Hoerl
Based on the Novel by: Mrs Wilson Woodrow [real name: Nancy Mann Waddel Woodrow.[/mfn]
Director of Photography: Hap Depew
Editor: J.S. Harrington

Cast
Lila Lee (Eugenie Bromley)
Ray Hallor (Robert Lathrop)
Carlton Stockdale (Ethelbert/Bertram Chisolm)
Howard Lorenz (Dr Drake)
Adele Watson (Sarah Runyan)
Thomas A. Curran (Silas Lathrop)
Sybil Grove (Miss Sheen)
Lew Short (Eugene Bromley)
George French (Stephen Runyan)
Baldy Belmont [real name: Joseph Belmont.[/mfn] (Wiggenbottom)
Art Rowlands (Claude Lathrop)

Alternative Titles

A Pérola Negra – Portugal
O Pérola Preta – Brazil

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