Review: ‘The Eagle’

Rudolph Valentino as a Russian Robin Hood of more modern times. In The Eagle, he really goes out and does some 'he-man' stuff.

Rudolph Valentino as a Russian Robin Hood of more modern times. In The Eagle, he really goes out and does some ‘he-man’ stuff.

Louise Dresser as the Czarina handles herself superbly. She is the old girl of the Russians who liked the boys. Vilma Banky makes a most charming heroine opposite the star, but Louise Dresser is about as much the picture as the star himself.

The Eagle

Production

Art Finance/United Artists. Director Clarence Brown; Screenplay Hans Kraly, George Marion Jr.; Camera George Barnes, Dev Jennings; Editor Hal C. Kern; Art Director William Cameron Menzies

Crew

Silent. (B&W) Available on VHS, DVD. Extract of a review from 1925. Running time: 72 MIN.

With

Rudolph Valentino Vilma Banky Louise Dresser Albert Conti James Marcus
Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading