That's My Daddy

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That's My Daddy
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Directed by Fred C. Newmeyer
Written byReginald Denny (story)
Pierre Couderc
Albert DeMond
Earl Snell
Faith Thomas
Starring Reginald Denny
Barbara Kent
Lillian Rich
Jane La Verne
Rosa Gore
Mathilde Brundage
Armand Kaliz
Wilson Benge
Cinematography Arthur L. Todd
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • February 5, 1928 (1928-02-05)
Running time
6,073 feet (6 reels)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

That's My Daddy is a 1928 American silent comedy starring Reginald Denny and Barbara Kent. The film's story is credited to Denny; though the direction is credited to Fred C. Newmeyer, Denny claimed to have directed most of the film himself. [1] The film survives and has been preserved by the UCLA Film and Television Archive. [2]

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Preservation

After being unavailable to the public for many decades, the film was screened at the Stanford Theatre in Palo Alto, California, on August 24, 2007 (on a double bill with Denny's 1925 film I'll Show You the Town), and again on August 13, 2014. [3] [4] In both cases, the films were introduced and accompanied by the organist Dennis James.

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References

  1. Brownlow, Kevin. The Parade's Gone by. Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press. p 41. ISBN   0-520-03068-0
  2. "Feature Films Preserved by UCLA, 1977–2013". UCLA Film & Television Archive. Retrieved August 23, 2014.
  3. Stanford Theatre: Summer 2007 Schedule
  4. Stanford Theatre: Summer 2014 Schedule