Chloe, Love Is Calling You
|Chloe, Love Is Calling You|
|Directed by||Marshall Neilan|
|Produced by||J.D. Trop (producer)|
|Written by||Marshall Neilan (story and screenplay)|
|Music by||George Henninger|
|Edited by||Joseph Josephson|
|April 1, 1934|
54 minutes (Home video release)
A low-budget Southern drama about a light skinned woman who was raised in the swamps who wishes to avenge her black father's lynching. She falls in love with Wade Carson, a white man who works for Col. Gordon, who orchestrated the lynching. Later she discovers that Col. Gordon is actually her father.
- Olive Borden as Chloe (Betty Ann Gordon)
- Reed Howes as Wade Carson
- Molly O'Day as Joyce, the Colonel's niece
- Philip Ober as Jim Strong
- Georgette Harvey as Old Mandy
- Francis Joyner as Col. Gordon
- Augustus Smith as Mose, a Thieving Worker
- Jess Cavin as Hill, a Thieving Worker
- Richard Huey as Ben, the Servant
Like many American films of the time, Chloe, Love Is Calling You was subject to review by city and state film censorship boards. The Ohio board banned the film.
- Scott, Ellen C. (2015). Cinema Civil Rights: Regulation, Repression, and Race in the Classical Hollywood Era. Rutgers University Press. p. 75. ISBN 978-0-8135-7136-2.
- Chloe, Love Is Calling You at the American Film Institute Catalog
- Chloe, Love Is Calling You is available for free download at the Internet Archive
- Chloe, Love Is Calling You on IMDb