Women's Wares


Women's Wares is a 1927 American silent romantic drama film directed by Arthur Gregor and starring Evelyn Brent.[1]

Women's Wares
Directed byArthur Gregor
Written byFrances Hyland
Story byE. Morton Hough
StarringEvelyn Brent
CinematographyChester A. Lyons
Distributed byTiffany Pictures
Release date
  • October 1, 1927 (1927-10-01)
Running time
6 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

Plot edit

Salesgirl Dolly Morton becomes disillusioned about men after an incident with her boyfriend, so she becomes, with the help of her roommate, a gold digger who takes advantage of men without giving anything in return. However, after the gift of an apartment from a millionaire only results in scorn towards her, she decides to return to her original boyfriend.[2]

Cast edit

Preservation edit

A print of Women's Wares is in the film collection of the BFI National Archive.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: Women's Wares at silentera.com
  2. ^ Sharot, Stephen (2016). Love and Marriage Across Social Classes in American Cinema. New York: Springer Publishing. p. 145. ISBN 978-3-319-41799-8.
  3. ^ Library of Congress / FIAF American Silent Feature Film Survival Database: Women's Wares

External links edit

  • Women's Wares at IMDb  
  • Cue music for film at www.sfsma.org