~The Clown~
1927
~Plot Synopsis~
In this silent crime drama, a clown comes home and finds his wife in bed with his colleague. He naturally
flies into a jealous rage and tries to kill his rival. A storm erupts and destroys their house. The woman dies
and the lover accuses the husband of killing her. The husband goes to prison for many years. One day, a
circus comes to the prison and there the hero sees his own child playing a clown. He is so proud and
excited that he busts out of prison to get grisly revenge, involving the lover and a hungry lion.

Plot Synopsis by Sandra Brennan, AllMovie.com
Directed by: William James Craft

Written by: Harry O. Hoyt

Based on the story by Dorothy Howell
~Cast~

Dorothy Revier ...  Fanchon
Johnnie Walker ...  Bob Stone
William V. Mong ...  Albert Wells
John Miljan ...  Bert Colton
Barbara Tennant ...  Corinne
Charlotte Walker
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~Remaining Credits~

Produced & Released by: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Producer: Harry Cohn
Cinematography by: Norbert Brodine

Length: 6 Reels
Runtime: 57 Minutes
Released: September 15, 1927