Altars of Desire (1927)

A wealthy American businessman sends his spoiled young daughter to Paris to get "refinement", but she gets involved with a gold-digging "nobleman" who's after her money.

Director:

Christy Cabanne (as William Christy Cabanne)

Writers:

Ruth Cummings (titles), Maria T. Davis (story) (as Maria Thompson Davies) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Mae Murray ... Claire Sutherland
Conway Tearle ... David Elrod
Robert Edeson ... John Sutherland
Maude George ... Kitty Pryor
George Beranger ... Count André D'Orville
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A wealthy American businessman sends his spoiled young daughter to Paris to get "refinement", but she gets involved with a gold-digging "nobleman" who's after her money.

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Taglines:

MAE MURRAY will thrill you as the beauty who puts the kick in life-and HOW! (Print ad- Daily Star, (( Queens, NY)) 16 May 1927)

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

5 February 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Altares del deseo See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Silent

Color:

Color (2-strip Technicolor) (one sequence)| Black and White

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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A two-strip Technicolor sequence, 210 feet in length, occurs in the first reel, when Mae Murray arrives in Paris. See more »

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