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Norma Shearer and Jack Pickford
Directed by James Cruze
Produced by Mary Pickford Company
Scenario Frank Condon and James Cruze
Starring Jack Pickford, Norma Shearer, Alec B. Francis, Herbert Prior, Claire McDowell
Cinematography Arthur Edeson and Paul Perry
Distributed by United Arists
Release date April 14, 1925
Running time 40 min.
Country United States
Language Silent film, English intertitles
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This movie is part of our series "Other Favorite Films". This category includes films that do not feature a particular star from our site, but which in our view represent a major contribution of a silent movie to the Arts and Culture of the world.
"Waking Up the Town" is a light comedy. When a young inventor fails miserably in trying to impress the local banker it appears that his dreams are doomed forever. Will he get some unexpected help that will put his project back on track?
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