The Informer (1929)

Stars: Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson
Director: Arthur Robison
Runtime: 83 Minutes
Language: English titles - Music score - part talkie
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Rating: NR

Price: $16.95

The Informer

Directed by Arthur Robison

Writing credits:
Benn W. Levy
Liam O'Flaherty - play
Rolf E. Vanloo

Cinematography by Werner Brandes & Theodor Sparkuhl

Lya De Putti ... Katie Fox
Lars Hanson ... Gypo Nolan
Warwick Ward ... Dan Gallagher
Carl Harbord ... Francis McPhillip
Dennis Wyndham ... Murphy
Janice Adair ... Bessie
Daisy Campbell ... Mrs. McPhillip
Craighall Sherry ... Mulholland
Ellen Pollock ... Prostitute
Johnny Butt ... Publican
Dorothy Green
Ray Milland ... Sharpshooter (uncredited)

This rare 1929 version is almost identical to the John Ford remake of 1935. A hood in a fit of jealousy informs on a friend and ultimately causes his death. Presented with the original sound track of music, sound effects and part talking sequences.

83 Minutes.