Paris (1926 film)

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Directed by Edmund Goulding
Written by Joe Farnham (titles)
Story byEdmund Goulding
Starring Charles Ray
Joan Crawford
Douglas Gilmore
Michael Visaroff
Cinematography John Arnold
Edited byArthur Johns
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • May 24, 1926 (1926-05-24)
Running time
67 minutes
CountryUnited States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

Paris is a 1926 American silent romantic drama film written and directed by Edmund Goulding. The film stars Charles Ray, Douglas Gilmore, and Joan Crawford. [1] [2]



Ray stars as a young American millionaire named Jerry who is vacationing in Paris and visits an Apache den, the Birdcage Cafe, where he meets "The Girl" (Crawford). Trouble ensues when "The Cat" (Gilmore) injures Jerry in a jealous rage. "The Girl" nurses Jerry back to health while "The Cat" plots to murder "The Girl".


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  1. Quirk, Lawrence J. (1970). The Films of Joan Crawford. p. 40.
  2. Paris at