|Through the Breakers|
|Directed by||Joseph C. Boyle|
|Written by|| Owen Davis (play) |
|Produced by||Harold Shumate|
|Starring|| Margaret Livingston |
|Edited by||Ray Snyder|
|Distributed by||Lumas Film Corporation|
|September 28, 1928|
Through the Breakers is a 1928 American drama film directed by Joseph C. Boyle and starring Margaret Livingston, Holmes Herbert and Clyde Cook.
Robert Finlayson Cook was a British Labour Party politician, who served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Livingston from 1983 until his death and served in the Cabinet as Foreign Secretary from 1997 until 2001, when he was replaced by Jack Straw. He then served as Leader of the House of Commons from 2001 until 2003.
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Margaret Livingston, sometimes credited as Marguerite Livingstone or Margaret Livingstone, was an American film actress and businesswoman, most notable for her work during the silent film era. She is best known today as "the Woman from the City" in F.W. Murnau's 1927 film Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans.
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