Cocktails (film)

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Directed by Monty Banks
Written by Roger Burford
Rex Taylor
Starring Carl Schenstrøm
Harald Madsen
Enid Stamp-Taylor
Harry Terry
Distributed by Wardour Films
Release date
December 1928
CountryUnited Kingdom

Cocktails is a 1928 British silent comedy film directed by Monty Banks and starring Harald Madsen, Enid Stamp-Taylor and Carl Schenstrøm. [1]



The guardian of an heiress tries to destroy the reputation of her lover by planting drugs on him.


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  1. "BFI - Film & TV Database - COCKTAILS (1928)". 14 January 2009. Archived from the original on 14 January 2009. Retrieved 19 May 2021.