Directed by: J. Gordon Edwards, USA, 1917

USA, 1917
Plakatmotiv Cleopatra, © Fox Film Corporation

Cast and Credits

Production Fox Film Corporation
Distribution Fox Film Corporation
Producer William Fox
Director J. Gordon Edwards
Scenario Adrian Johnson
Based on William Shakespeare [Play Anthony and Cleopatra]
Victorien Sardou [Play Cleopatre]
Emile Moreau [Play]
Director of Photography John W. Boyle
Rial Schellinger
Editor Edward M. McDermott
Production Design George James Hopkins
Costume Design George James Hopkins
Cast Theda Bara [Cleopatra]
Thurston Hall [Mark Anton]
Fritz Leiber [Julius Caesar]
Alan Roscoe [Pharon (as Albert Roscoe)]
Herschel Mayall [Ventidius]
Herschel Mayall [Charmian]
Herschel Mayall [Iras]
Art Acord [Kephren]
Genevieve Blinn [Octavia]
Henry de Vries [Octavius Caesar]
Hector V. Sarno [Messenger]
Edith Emmons [Dancer (not credited)]
Al Fremont [(uncertain or unconfirmed)]
Violet Mersereau [(uncertain or unconfirmed)]
Helen Tracy [(uncertain or unconfirmed)]

Technical specifications
Category: Feature Film
Technical Details: Format: 35 mm, 1:1,33 - Ratio: 1:1,33 - Black and White,, 11000 feet, 11 reels
Sound System: silent
First Screening: October 14, 1917 in USA
US Copyright: October 14, 1917 - ©LP.11579
Survival Status: No holdings located in archives
Szenenphoto aus Cleopatra, © Fox Film Corporation

Szenenphoto aus Cleopatra, © Fox Film Corporation

General Information

Cleopatra is a motion picture produced in the year 1917 as a USA production. The Film was directed by J. Gordon Edwards, with Theda Bara, Thurston Hall, Fritz Leiber, Alan Roscoe, Herschel Mayall, in the leading parts. We have currently no synopsis of this picture on file; There are no reviews of Cleopatra available.

Bibliography - Motography, 3 November 1917 , pg 940.
- The Motion Picture News, 3 November 1917 , pg 3134.
- The Moving Picture World, 3 November 1917 , pg 708.
- New York Times, 2 September 1916 , pg 26.
- Wid's Film Daily, 18 October 1917 p, pg 663-64.
- Lauritzen- Lundquist, American Film Index 1916-1920, pg 75

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