The Phantom Thief

Who Stole the Portrait? (Working title)

Directed by: John H. Collins, USA, 1915

USA, 1915
Szenenphoto aus The Phantom Thief, © Edison, Inc.

Cast and Credits

Production Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [N 7883]
Distribution General Film Company
Director John H. Collins
Scenario Maude Moore Clement [(Prize winner concluding scenes)]
Story Mark Swan
Cast William Carleton sr. [The Earl of Hawkesley (as William Carleton)]
Helen Strickland [The Countess]
Gertrude McCoy [Lady Sylvia, their daughter]
Edward Earle [Kenneth Turner]
George A. Wright [Ralph Cameron (as Hal Wright)]
Henry Leone [M. Raphael (as Mr. Leoni / Henry Leenie)]
Sally Crute [Nana, a Model]
Guido Collucci [M. Tambon, art director / M. Gambon]
Nellie Grant [Mrs. Badger, a poor woman]
William West [Potter, Turner''s valet]

Technical specifications
Category: Short Feature Film
Technical Details: Format: 35 mm, 1:1,33 - Ratio: 1:1,33 - Black and White,, 300 meters, 1000 feet, 1 reels
Sound System: silent
First Screening: March 27, 1915 in USA
US Copyright: March 11, 1915 - ©LP.4692

Remarks and general Information in German: New York Dramatic Mirror contest for best title and best ending.

General Information

The Phantom Thief is a motion picture produced in the year 1915 as a USA production. The Film was directed by John H. Collins, with William Carleton sr., Helen Strickland, Gertrude McCoy, Edward Earle, George A. Wright, in the leading parts. We have currently no synopsis of this picture on file; There are no reviews of The Phantom Thief available.

Bibliography - New York Dramatic Mirror, February 24, 1914, pg 23
- Kinetogram March 15, pp 17, 21 (Credits and Synopsis), pg 22 Music cues
- Motography, March 27, 1915, pg 503 (Review)
- The Moving Picture World, March 20, 1915, pg 1816 (Synopsis)
- The New York Dramatic Mirror, March 31, 1915, pg 31 [ad]

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