Midnight Life (film)

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Midnight Life
Directed by Scott R. Dunlap
Written byReginald Wright Kauffman (novel:The Spider's Web)
Arthur F. Statter (adaptation)
Adele Buffington (scenario)
Delos Sutherland
Produced byGotham
Sam Sax
Starring Francis X. Bushman
Gertrude Olmstead
Cinematography Ray June
Edited byScott R. Dunlap
Ray Snyder
Distributed byLumas Films
Release date
  • August 28, 1928 (1928-08-28)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

Midnight Life is a 1928 silent mystery film produced by independent Gotham Company and distributed by B movie studios Lumas Films. The film is based on a novel, The Spider's Web, by Reginald Wright Kauffman. It was directed by Scott R. Dunlap and stars Francis X. Bushman and Gertrude Olmstead. This film is preserved at the Library of Congress. [1] [2] [3] [4]



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  1. The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971
  2. Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artist Collection at the George Eastman House and The Library of Congress p.116 by the American Film Institute, c.1978
  3. The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:Midnight Life
  4. The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog:Midnight Life