Daring Deeds 1927

Daring deeds

“Young flyer displeases his dad, an aeroplane manufacturer. The youth leaves home in search of adventure. Develops romance with daughter of an inventor, and saves her father from a man bent on ruining him. He wins airplane race and government contract.” ( Motion Picture News Booking Guide, 13:25, Oct 1927.)

Director: Duke Worne

Produced by Duke Worne
Writer: George W. Pyper
Stars: Billy Sullivan, Molly Malone, Earl Metcalfe



Bucking Broadway 1917

bucking Broadway

Bucking Broadway is a 1917 American western film directed by John Ford, probably his sixth feature film. Long thought to be lost, along with about 60 of Ford’s 70 silent films, it was found in 2002 in the archives of the CNC. Wikipedia
Initial release: December 24, 1917 (USA)
Director: John Ford
Screenplay: John Ford
Music composed by: Donald Sosin
Story by: George Hively
Cast: Harry Carey, Molly Malone, Vester Pegg, L. M. Wells, William Steele



Straight Shooting 1917

straight shooting

A professional gunman (Harry Carey) helps downtrodden homesteaders during a range war.
Initial release: August 27, 1917
Director: John Ford
Production company: Universal Studios
Written by: George Hively
Cinematography: Ben F. Reynolds

Stars: Harry Carey, Duke R. Lee, George Berrell, Molly Malone