|The Fighting Coward|
|Directed by||James Cruze|
|Produced by||Adolph Zukor|
|Written by||Walter Woods (scenario)|
by Booth Tarkington
Noah Beery, Sr.
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
|7 reels (6,501 feet)|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
The Fighting Coward is a 1924 American comedy film produced by Famous Players-Lasky, released by Paramount Pictures, and directed by James Cruze. The film stars Ernest Torrence, Mary Astor, Noah Beery, Sr., Phyllis Haver, and Cullen Landis. The film is based on the play Magnolia by Booth Tarkington, from 1904.
- Ernest Torrence as General Orlando Jackson
- Mary Astor as Lucy
- Noah Beery, Sr. as Captain Blackie
- Cullen Landis as Tom Rumford
- Phyllis Haver as Elvira
- G. Raymond Nye as Major Patterson
- Richard Neill as Joe Patterson (billed as Richard R. Neill)
- Carmen Phillips as Mexico
- Bruce Covington as General Rumford
- Helen Dunbar as Mrs. Rumford
- Frank Jonasson as Rumbo
- "Progressive Silent Film List". silentera.com. Retrieved February 19, 2015.
- "Magnolia | IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information". IBDB. August 27, 1923. Retrieved February 19, 2015.
- The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Fighting Coward
- The Fighting Coward on IMDb
- Synopsis at AllMovie
- Lobby poster (click for large image)
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