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Mary of the Movies (1923)

Passed | | Drama, Romance | 27 May 1923 (USA)
Mary's kid brother needs an operation and, in order to pay for it, Mary goes to a Hollywood studio and applies for a job as an actress. Mary is given a job as a waitress in the commissary, ... See full summary »

Director:

John McDermott

Writers:

Louis Lewyn (story), Marion Mack (scenario) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Marion Mack ... Mary
Florence Lee Florence Lee ... Mary's Mother
Mary Kane Mary Kane ... Mary's Sister
Harry Cornelli Harry Cornelli ... 'Lait' Mayle
John Geough John Geough ... Reel S. Tate
Raymond Cannon ... Oswald Tate
Rosemary Cooper Rosemary Cooper ... Jane
Creighton Hale ... The Boy
Francis McDonald ... James Seiler
John McDermott John McDermott ... The Director
Jack Perrin ... Jack
Ray Hanford ... The Old Man
Henry A. Barrows Henry A. Barrows ... Secondary Role
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Storyline

Mary's kid brother needs an operation and, in order to pay for it, Mary goes to a Hollywood studio and applies for a job as an actress. Mary is given a job as a waitress in the commissary, and gets to meet 40 actors, actresses and directors, none of whom tip big enough to enable Mary to earn enough money to pay for an operation. Will Mary become an actress and make some big money? Does corn grow in Iowa? Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

REVEALING THE INNERMOST SECRETS OF HOLLYWOOD (original poster - all caps) See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 May 1923 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hvorledes Mary kom til filmen See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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As of June 2010, this is the oldest surviving Columbia Pictures feature-film. See more »

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