Rip Van Winkle (1921)

Stars: Thomas Jefferson, Milla Davenport, Gertrude Messinger
Director: Ward Lascelle
Runtime: 58 Minutes
Language: English subtitles - Orchestra score
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Extras: Rip Van Winkle (1896)
Rating: NR
Price: $14.95

Rip Van Winkle

Directed by Ward Lascelle

Thomas Jefferson .... Rip Van Winkle
Milla Davenport .... Gretchen Van Winkle
Daisy Jefferson .... Meenie Van Winkle
Gertrude Messinger .... Meenie Van Winkle, 20 years later
Pietro Sosso .... Derrick Van Beckman
Max Asher .... Nick Vedder
Francis Carpenter .... Hendrick Vedder

This strange silent fantasy is played largely for laughs, as our hero stumbles onto a race of creepy bearded ale drinking elves, falls asleep for twenty years, and awakens to find his family doesn't recognize him. A light-hearted version of the famous story.

58 Minutes

Included is the 1896 version. Presented in eight short segments.

Copyrighted in 1902. - 4 Minutes 30 seconds.