A Gun Fightin' Gentleman (1919)

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    • A Gun Fightin' Gentleman (1919)

      A GUN FIGHTIN' GENTLEMAN

      DIRECTED BY JOHN FORD (Jack Ford)
      UNIVERSAL FILM MANUFACTURING COMPANY

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      INFORMATION FROM IMDb

      Plot Summary
      From the Universal press book: "Cheyenne Harry", owner of the biggest cattle ranch
      in his corner of the west, is having trouble with John Merritt,
      a land-grabbing Chicago meat-packer.
      By some artifice of shrewd legal aid, Merritt manages to seize Harry's ranch
      under a bogus writ of foreclosure. Failing to get justice by his many letters to Merritt,
      "Cheyenne Harry" goes east and calls at the millionaire's mansion.
      At first, Merritt refuses to see him.
      Then, to cause amusement for his daughter, Helen, and her guests,
      he invites the "uncouth" westerner into his dining hall.
      He is sure that he will make some grave error in table deportment and afford them all a laugh.
      To the amazement of Merrit and the guests Harry's table manners are faultless.
      Then, to trick him into an embarrassing position, Merritt eats with his knife.
      Harry, realizing that it is proper for the guest to follow the example of the host,
      does likewise. He leaves the house chagrined but more determined than ever to get ...
      Written by Les Adams

      Cast
      Harry Carey ... Cheyenne Harry
      J. Barney Sherry ... John Merritt
      Kathleen O'Connor ... Helen Merritt
      Harry von Meter ... Earl of Jollywell (as Harry V. Meter)
      Lydia Yeamans Titus ... Helen's Aunt (as Lydia Titus)
      Duke R. Lee ... Buck Regan
      Joe Harris ... Seymour
      John Cook ... Old Sheriff (as Johnnie Cooke)
      Ted Brooks ... The 'Youngster'

      Directed
      John Ford ... (as Jack Ford)

      Writing Credits
      Harry Carey ... (story) and
      John Ford ... (story) (as Jack Ford)
      Hal Hoadley ... (scenario)

      Produced
      Pat Powers ... producer (as P.A. Powers) Cinematography by
      John W. Brown

      Trivia
      Originally five reels long (some sources say six). Only three reels are known to survive.
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

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    • A Gun Fightin' Gentleman (1919)

      A Gun Fightin' Gentleman is a 1919 American Western film directed by John Ford
      and starring Harry Carey.

      Because only three reels of originally five or six are known to exist,
      this film is considered a partially lost film.

      Jack Ford using once again Harry Carey as the star reprsing the role of Cheyenne Harry
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

      The post was edited 11 times, last by ethanedwards ().