Stars: Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Jobyna Ralston, Mildred Harris, Wheeler Oakman Director: Frank Capra Runtime: 64 Minutes Language: English inter-titles - Orchestra Score Color: Amber Format: DVD-R Rating: NR
THE POWER OF THE PRESS (1928)
Directed by Frank Capra
Cast: Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ... Clem Rogers Jobyna Ralston ... Jane Atwill Mildred Harris ... Marie Philo McCullough ... Blake Wheeler Oakman ... Van Robert Edeson ... City Editor Edwards Davis ... Mr. Atwill Dell Henderson ... Johnson Charles Clary ... District Attorney
Clem Rogers is a cub reporter writing obituaries and weather reports, until he gets his chance at a story so big he'll get the front page for sure! It looks like Jane Atwell, the daughter of the front runner for mayor, might just be involved in the murder of the District Attorney. When Clem quits basking in his own success he starts to doubt the facts of his report but can he get to the bottom of the true story before Jane and her father are ruined?