East Is West (1922 film)

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East Is West
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Directed by Sidney Franklin
Produced by Constance Talmadge
Written by Frances Marion
Based onEast Is West (play)
by John B. Hymer
Samuel Shipman
Starring Constance Talmadge
Cinematography Tony Gaudio
Distributed by First National Pictures (as Associated First National)
Release date
October 15, 1922
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)
Constance Talmadge Constance Talmadge as Ming Toy - east is west - 1922.jpg
Constance Talmadge

East Is West is an extant [1] 1922 American silent drama film directed by Sidney Franklin and starring Constance Talmadge. [2] The film is based on a 1918 Broadway stage play starring Fay Bainter as Ming Toy. [3] It was remade as a talkie at Universal in 1930 with Lupe Vélez. A copy of the film is held at the EYE Film Institute Netherlands, formerly Filmmuseum Nederlands.

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