After the Storm (1928 film)

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After the Storm
Directed by George B. Seitz
Written byWill M. Ritchey
Harold Shumate
Produced by Harry Cohn
Starring Hobart Bosworth
CinematographyJoseph Walker
Edited by Arthur Roberts
Distributed by Columbia Pictures Corporation
Release date
  • April 19, 1928 (1928-04-19)
Running time
55 minutes
CountryUnited States

After the Storm is a 1928 American silent drama film directed by George B. Seitz. [1] [2] A print of the film exists at the Cinematheque Royale de Belgique. [3]



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