THE SINGLE STANDARD
Production Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Date of Release: July 29, 1929
Running Time: 74 minutes (8 reels)
Director: John S. Robertson
Scenario: Josephine Lovett
             Based on the novel by Adela Rogers St. John
Titles: Marian Ainslee
Cinematography: Oliver T. Marsh
Film Editing: Blanche Sewell
Art Direction: Cedric Gibbons
Costume Design: Adrian
Original Music: William Axt
Note: Silent with musical score and sound effects.
Although this film is listed in many RM filmographies his appearance therein is
questionable.
CAST:
Greta Garbo...
Arden Stuart
Nils Asther...Packy Cannon
Johnny Mack Brown...Tommy Hewlett
Dorothy Sebastian...Mercedes
Lane Chandler...Ding Stuart
Mahlon Hamilton...Mr. Glendenning
Kathlyn Williams...Mrs. Glendenning
Robert Castle...Anthony Kendall
Zeffie Tilbury...Mrs. Handley
Anita Garvin...bit part (uncredited)
Bess Flowers...bit part (uncredited)
Wade Boteler...bit part (uncredited)
Wallie Albright...bit part (uncredited)
Joel McCrea...bit part (uncredited)
Robert Montgomery...extra (uncredited)
Elliott Nugent...extra (uncredited)
SYNOPSIS:
Arden Stuart has an affair with artist Packy Cannon; when he dumps her for fear
she might cramp his style, she marries Tommy Hewlett (her loyal and
long-suffering suitor.) When Packy returns and wants Arden back she must decide
between her lover and her husband and child.
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