Young Woodley (1928 film)

Young Woodley is a 1928 British silent drama film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Marjorie Hume, Sam Livesey and Robin Irvine. The film was never released, and was subsequently remade by Bentley as a sound film Young Woodley in 1930.[1] It was made at Cricklewood Studios.[2] It was based on the play Young Woodley by John Van Druten. This silent version was released to the home movie market running 8 x 200 ft reels, standard 8mm on Amber Stock.

Young Woodley
Directed byThomas Bentley
Produced byThomas Bentley
E.A. Abrahams
Written byJohn Van Druten (play)
Eliot Stannard
StarringMarjorie Hume
Sam Livesey
Robin Irvine
Carl Harbord
CinematographyWilliam Shenton
Hugh Marr
Regal Pictures
Distributed byRegal Pictures
Running time
8,162 feet
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles


The wife of a school headmaster becomes romantically involved with one of his pupils.



  1. "BFI | Film & TV Database | YOUNG WOODLEY (1928)". 16 April 2009. Retrieved 19 January 2013.
  2. Wood p.66


  • Wood, Linda. British Films, 1927-1939. British Film Institute, 1986.
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