Penrod (1922)

Young rapscallion Penrod Schofield causes a good deal of trouble in his community, all in the name of protecting kids from too-strict parents and nasty neighbors. He heads the ABPA (... See full summary »

Director:

Marshall Neilan

Writers:

Lucita Squier (scenario), Booth Tarkington (novel)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wesley Barry ... Penrod
Tully Marshall ... Mr. Schofield
Claire McDowell ... Mrs. Schofield
John Harron ... Robert Williams
Gordon Griffith ... Sam Williams
Newton Hall Newton Hall ... George Bassett
Harry Griffith Harry Griffith ... Foster
Cecil Holland ... John Barrett
Ernest Morrison ... Herman
Florence Morrison Florence Morrison ... Verman
Marjorie Daw ... Margaret
Clara Horton ... Marjorie Jones
Baby Peggy ... Baby Rennsdale (as Peggy Jane)
Eugenie Besserer
Virginia True Boardman
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Storyline

Young rapscallion Penrod Schofield causes a good deal of trouble in his community, all in the name of protecting kids from too-strict parents and nasty neighbors. He heads the ABPA (American Boys' Protective Association) and through it disrupts a number of local social events. The townspeople are pretty fed up with Penrod and his gang, but when a couple of outlaws come to town, Penrod shows his mettle. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 1922 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Byens værste Dreng See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$139,450
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Film lost. See more »

Connections

Followed by Penrod and Sam (1937) See more »

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