The Man from Home (1914 film)
The Man from Home is a 1914 American drama film based on a play written by Booth Tarkington and Harry Leon Wilson. It was directed by Cecil B. DeMille. In 1922, the story was remade in the UK by George Fitzmaurice as The Man From Home, and released by Famous Players-Lasky.
|The Man From Home|
Scene from the film.
|Directed by||Cecil B. DeMille|
|Produced by||Jesse L. Lasky|
Cecil B. DeMille
|Written by||Booth Tarkington (play)|
Harry Leon Wilson (play)
Cecil B. DeMille
|Edited by||Cecil B. DeMille|
Jesse Lasky Feature Plays
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
The stage play was a big hit for actor William Hodge in the role of Pike in the 1908 Broadway season.
- Charles Richman - Daniel Voorhees Pike
- Theodore Roberts - The Grand Duke Vaseill
- Fred Montague - Earl Of Hawcastle
- Monroe Salisbury - Hon. Almerce St. Aubyn
- Horace B. Carpenter - Ivanoff
- Jode Mullally - Horace Granger Simpson
- Dick La Reno - Old Man Simpson
- Mabel Van Buren - Ethel Granger Simpson
- Anita King - Helene, Countess De Champigney
- Bob Fleming - Ribiere (as Robert Fleming)
- Jack W. Johnston - Prefect Of Italian Police (aka J. W. Johnston)
- Florence Dagmar - Ivanoff Maid
- Tex Driscoll - Undetermined Role (uncredited)
- James Neill - Officer of Gendarmes (uncredited)
Like many of DeMille's early films, this film is extant, preserved at the Library of Congress.
- The Man from Home on Broadway, Astor Theatre August 17, 1908 - November 6, 1909
- "Progressive Silent Film List: The Man from Home". Silent Era. Retrieved October 15, 2008.
- Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at the Library of Congress c.1978 by American Film Institute
- The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:The Man From Home