Earthbound (1920 film)

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Directed by T. Hayes Hunter
Claude Camp (assistant director)
Written byEdfrid A. Bingham
Based onEarthbound
by Basil King
Produced by Samuel Goldwyn
Rex Beach
Basil King
Starring Wyndham Standing, Mahlon Hamilton, Naomi Childers
CinematographyAndré Barlatier – (French Wikipedia)
Edited byJ. G. Hawks
Alexander Troffey
Distributed by Goldwyn Pictures
Release date
  • August 11, 1920 (1920-08-11)
Running time
8 reels
CountryUnited States
Language Silent (English intertitles)
From Photoplay Magazine, November 1920 Earthbound 1920.JPG
From Photoplay Magazine, November 1920

Earthbound is an American silent drama film from Goldwyn Pictures Corporation that was released on August 11, 1920. The film was written by Edfrid A. Bingham from a story by Basil King, and directed by T. Hayes Hunter. Earthbound was produced by Basil King with cinematography by André Barlatier, film editing by J.G. Hawks and art direction from Cedric Gibbons. [1] The plot involves the character Daisy Rittenshaw, whose husband murders her lover when he discovers their affair. Her lover's ghost remains, unable to move on until he helps those whom he has wronged.


A print is prepared and preserved by MGM. [2] [3]




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  1. Progressive Silent Film List: Earthbound at
  2. Soister, John T. (2012). American Silent Horror, Science Fiction and Fantasy Feature Films, 1913–1929. McFarland & Company. p. 174. ISBN   978-0-7864-8790-5.
  3. The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: Earthbound
  4. Photoplay, November, 1920, p. 42 accessed October 16, 2012