For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Welcome Home (1925 film).

Welcome Home (1925 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Welcome Home
Welcome Home (1925) - 1.jpg
Still with Wilson, Cosgrove, and Baxter
Directed byJames Cruze
Written byWalter Woods (screenplay)
F. McGrew Willis (screenplay)
Based onMinick
by Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman
Produced byAdolph Zukor
Jesse Lasky
StarringLois Wilson
Warner Baxter
CinematographyKarl Brown
Production
company
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • May 17, 1925 (1925-05-17)
Running time
6 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

Welcome Home is a 1925 American silent comedy-drama film directed by James Cruze and starring Lois Wilson and Warner Baxter. It was produced by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed by Paramount Pictures.[1][2] The film is based on the 1924 Broadway play Minick by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber.[3]

Plot

As described in a film magazine review,[4] Old Man Prouty goes to live with his son. There he becomes a general annoyance, prying into things unwittingly and spoiling plans for everyone. He finds other cronies at the Old Men's Home and, after learning that his son is to choose between him and the young wife, he goes to live at the Home.

Cast

Preservation

A print of Welcome Home is preserved in the Library of Congress collection.[5][6]

References

  1. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:Welcome Home Retrieved October 10, 2014
  2. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: Welcome Home at silentera.com Retrieved October 10, 2014
  3. ^ Minick as produced on Broadway at the Booth Theatre Sept. 1924 - Jan. 1925; IBDb.com
  4. ^ "New Pictures: Welcome Home", Exhibitors Herald, 21 (09): 132, May 23, 1925, retrieved March 8, 2022 Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  5. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: Welcome Home Retrieved October 10, 2014
  6. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress, p. 205, c.1978 by The American Film Institute


{{bottomLinkPreText}} {{bottomLinkText}}
Welcome Home (1925 film)
Listen to this article

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :(
Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.
Please download and use one of the following browsers:

This article was just edited, click to reload
This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (Why?)

Back to homepage

Please click Add in the dialog above
Please click Allow in the top-left corner,
then click Install Now in the dialog
Please click Open in the download dialog,
then click Install
Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list,
then click Install
{{::$root.activation.text}}

Install Wikiwand

Install on Chrome Install on Firefox
Don't forget to rate us

Tell your friends about Wikiwand!

Gmail Facebook Twitter Link

Enjoying Wikiwand?

Tell your friends and spread the love:
Share on Gmail Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Buffer

Our magic isn't perfect

You can help our automatic cover photo selection by reporting an unsuitable photo.

This photo is visually disturbing This photo is not a good choice

Thank you for helping!


Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users.