Yankee Doodle in Berlin
Yankee Doodle in Berlin is a 1919 American silent comedy and World War I propaganda film from producer Mack Sennett. It was Sennett's most expensive production up to that time. Hiram Abrams was the original State's Rights marketer before the film's release, but producer Sol Lesser bought the rights in March 1919.
|Yankee Doodle in Berlin|
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|Directed by||F. Richard Jones|
|Produced by||Mack Sennett|
|Written by||Mack Sennett (story)|
Mack Sennett Comedies
|Distributed by||Sol Lesser on State's Rights basis|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
Bothwell Browne was a famous cross-dresser from Northern Europe. At the time this movie was produced he was the European rival of famous American cross-dresser Julian Eltinge, who starred in very similar plotted World War I propaganda film The Isle of Love (original title Over the Rhine).
The film was later condensed for rerelease and titled The Kaiser's Last Squeal.
Captain Bob White, an American aviator behind enemy lines, disguises himself as a woman in order to fool and steal an important map from the members of the German High Command, including the Kaiser himself.
- Bothwell Browne as Captain Bob White
- Ford Sterling as The Kaiser
- Malcolm St. Clair as The Crown Prince
- Bert Roach as Guardsman
- Charles Murray as Irish Soldier
- Marie Prevost as Belgian Girl
- Chester Conklin as Officer of Death's Head Hussars
- Heinie Conklin as Prussian Guard Drill Leader
- Eva Thatcher as The Kaiserini
- Joseph Belmont as Von Tirpitz
- Phyllis Haver as Minor Role (uncredited)
- James Finlayson as Commander's Officer (uncredited)
- Progressive Silent Film List: Yankee Doodle in Berlin at silentera.com
- Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress, (<-book title) p.213 c.1978 by The American Film Institute Retrieved November 3, 2017
- The Library of Congress/FIAF American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:Yankee Doodle in Berlin Retrieved November 3, 2017
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