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|Directed by||John Francis Dillon|
|Written by||Bradley King (scenario)|
Louis Stevens (intertitles)
|Story by||W. Scott Darling|
|Produced by||Richard A. Rowland|
Frank Bangs (still photography)
|Edited by||Jack Gardner|
|Music by||Karl Hajos|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.|
|7 reels (6,337 feet)|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
Scarlet Seas is a surviving 1929 American silent romantic adventure film produced by Richard A. Rowland and distributed by First National Pictures. The picture was directed by John Francis Dillon. It starred Richard Barthelmess, Betty Compson, and a teen-aged Loretta Young. This film was released with a Vitaphone soundtrack of music and effects which survive. Originally, the film was presumed lost.
- Richard Barthelmess as Steven Dunkin
- Betty Compson as Rose
- Loretta Young as Margaret Barbour
- James Bradbury Sr. as Johnson
- Jack Curtis as Toomey
- Knute Erickson as Captain Barbour
- Shorty English as Sailor
The film was long thought to be lost. A print has been discovered in Italy at Cineteca Italiana.
- The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: Scarlet Seas
- The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30, The American Film Institute, c. 1971
- The AFI Catalog of Feature Films: Scarlet Seas
- Scarlet Seas at Arne Andersen's Lost film Files: First National Pictures 1928
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