Ringing the Changes

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Ringing the Changes
Directed by Leslie S. Hiscott
Written by Raleigh King
Leslie S. Hiscott
Produced by Julius Hagen
Starring Henry Edwards
Margot Landa
James Fenton
Forrester Harvey
Distributed byArgosy Films
Release date
March 1929
Running time
6,915 feet [1]
CountryUnited Kingdom
English intertitles

Ringing the Changes is a 1929 British silent comedy film directed by Leslie S. Hiscott and starring Henry Edwards, Charles Cantley, James Fenton and Margot Landa. It was based on a novel by Raleigh King. The screenplay concerns an aristocrat who poses as a butler in order to expose a dishonest lawyer.



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