The Night of Love

The Night of Love is a 1927 drama film, produced by Samuel Goldwyn, released by United Artists, and stars Ronald Colman, Vilma Bánky, and Montagu Love. The screenplay by Lenore J. Coffee is based on the play by Pedro Calderón de la Barca.

The Night of Love
Film poster
Directed byGeorge Fitzmaurice
Produced bySamuel Goldwyn
Written byLenore J. Coffee (screenplay)
Edwin Justus Mayer (intertitles)
StarringRonald Colman
Vilma Bánky
CinematographyGeorge Barnes
Thomas E. Brannigan
Edited byGrant Whytock
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • January 22, 1927 (1927-01-22)
Running time
89 minutes
CountryUnited States



The film was banned in 1927 by Eric W. Hamilton, a Hong Kong censor, who stated that "The subject matter is absolutely immoral and the depiction in many cases is indecent."[1]


  1. E. W. Hamilton, Hong Kong Censor to H. W. Ray, Managing Director, Hongkong Amusements, November 8th, 1927, in US National Archives, Record Group 84 Hong Kong Correspondence, Vol. 388, 840.6
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.