John Gilbert in Monte Cristo 1922 00

   John Gilbert

Directed by               Emmett J. Flynn
Produced by             Fox Film Corporation
Scenario by               Sandro Salvini
Based on                    the novel by Alexandre Dumas
Starring                     John Gilbert, Estelle Taylor, Robert McKim, William V. Mong, George Siegmann, Spottiswoode Aitken, Francis McDonald, Albert Prisco, Ralph Cloninger, Renée Adorée
Cinematography       Lucien N. Andriot
Distributed by           Fox Film Corporation
Release date               September 3, 1922
Running time             106 min.
Country                      United States
Language                    Silent film, English intertitles


"Monte Cristo" 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 Arts and Culture.   

"Monte Cristo" is a drama, adventure and a swashbuckler.  The film is based on the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas.



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Renée Adorée in Monte Cristo 1922 13

   Renée Adorée