The Love Racket

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The Love Racket
Directed by William A. Seiter
Written by Adele Comandini
John F. Goodrich
Based on The Woman on the Jury
by Bernard K. Burns
Starring Dorothy Mackaill
Music by Cecil Copping
Alois Reiser
Cinematography Sidney Hickox
Edited by John Rawlins
Distributed by First National Pictures
Release date
  • December 8, 1929 (1929-12-08) (United States)
Running time
74 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Love Racket is a 1929 American early sound crime drama film produced and distributed by First National Pictures. It was directed by William A. Seiter and starred Dorothy Mackaill. It is based on a Broadway play, The Woman on the Jury by Bernard K. Burns, and is a remake of a 1924 silent film of the same name which starred Bessie Love.[1][2] The film is now considered lost.[3][4]

Myrtle Stedman reprises her role from the silent version in this film.



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