Eyes of Youth
Eyes of Youth is a 1919 American silent drama film directed by Albert Parker and starring Clara Kimball Young. The film was based on a stage play Eyes of Youth performed on Broadway in 1917-18 and starred Marjorie Rambeau. This film also features Rudolph Valentino in a role as a thief/con artist.
|Eyes of Youth|
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|Directed by||Albert Parker|
|Produced by||Harry Garson|
|Written by||Albert Parker (scenario)|
|Screenplay by||Charles E. Whitaker (adaptation)|
|Based on||Eyes of Youth|
by Max Marcin and Charles Guernon
|Starring||Clara Kimball Young|
|Distributed by||Equity Pictures Corporation|
This film is often credited as the vehicle that led Valentino to be cast in The Four Horseman of the Apocalypse (1921).
- Clara Kimball Young - Gina Ashling
- Gareth Hughes - Kenneth Ashling
- Pauline Starke - Rita Ashling
- Sam Southern - Mr. Ashling
- Edmund Lowe - Peter Judson
- Ralph Lewis - Robert Goring
- Milton Sills - Louis Anthony
- Vincent Serrano - The Yogi
- William Courtleigh - Paolo Salvo
- Norman Selby - Dick Brownell (billed as "Kid McCoy")
- Rudolph Valentino - Clarence Morgan (billed as "Rudolfo Valentino")
- Claire Windsor - Guest at party (uncredited)
- Eyes of Youth at SilentEra
- Eyes of Youth, play, performed on Broadway 1917-1918 at the Internet Broadway database
- Rambova, Natacha (2009) . Rudolph Valentino: A Wife's Memories of an Icon. Hollywood, California: PVG Publishing. pp. 243–44. ISBN 978-0-9816440-4-2.
- Burr, Ty (2013). Gods Like Us: On Movie Stardom and Modern Fame. New York: Random House. p. 64. ISBN 978-0-307-39084-4.
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