The Midnight Taxi

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The Midnight Taxi
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Directed by John G. Adolfi
Written byFreddie Foy (writer)
Joseph Jackson (titles)
Screenplay by Harvey Gates
(& adaptation)
Story by"Gregory Rogers" (Darryl F. Zanuck)
Starring Antonio Moreno
Helen Costello
Myrna Loy
Cinematography Frank Kesson
Edited by Owen Marks
Production
company
Distributed byWarner Bros.
Release date
  • September 1, 1928 (1928-09-01)
Running time
64 minutes
CountryUnited States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The Midnight Taxi is a 1928 American early part-talkie thriller picture from Warner Bros. directed by John G. Adolfi and starring Antonio Moreno, Helen Costello, and Myrna Loy. According to the Library of Congress, it has a completed copy of the film and found at British Film Institute's National Film and Television Archive.. [1] [2] [3]

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