Tin Gods

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Tin Gods
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Directed by Allan Dwan
Written by Paul Dickey (adaptation)
Howard Emmett Rogers (adaptation)
James Shelley Hamilton (scenario)
Based onTin Gods
by William Anthony McGuire
Produced by Adolph Zukor
Jesse L. Lasky
Cinematography Alvin Wyckoff
Production
company
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • September 19, 1926 (1926-09-19)
Running time
90 minutes (9 reels; 8,568 feet)
CountryUnited States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

Tin Gods is a lost [1] 1926 American silent drama film produced by Famous Players–Lasky, released by Paramount Pictures, and based on the play Tin Gods by William Anthony McGuire. Allan Dwan directed and Thomas Meighan starred. [2] [3] [4] [5]

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