Added by on 2014-10-06

The-Eagle

Comedy / Drama (1925) 73 minutes ~ Black & White [Silent]

Feature:

Vladimir Dubrouvsky, a lieutenant in the Russian army, catches the eye of Czarina, Catherine II. He spurns her advances and flees, and she puts out a warrant for his arrest, dead or alive. Vladimir learns that his father’s lands have been taken by the evil Kyrilla Troekouroff, and his father dies. He dons a black mask, and becomes the outlaw, The Black Eagle. He enters the Troekouroff household disguised as a French instructor, for Kyrilla’s daughter Mascha. He is after vengeance, but instead, falls in love with Mascha.

Director: Clarence Brown

Writers: George Marion Jr. (titles), Alexander Pushkin (novel) and Hanns Kräly

Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Banky, Louise Dresser

Category:

Comedy, Drama