Waterfront (1928 film)

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Directed by William A. Seiter
Produced by Ned Marin
Written by Will Chapel (story)
Thomas J. Geraghty
Gertrude Orr
Casey Robinson
Starring Dorothy Mackaill
Jack Mulhall
Music by Gerard Carbonara
A. Cousiminer
W. Franke Harling
Joseph Kaestner
Clifford Vaughan
Cinematography Lee Garmes
Edited by John Rawlins
Distributed by First National Pictures
Release date
  • September 16, 1928 (1928-09-16)
Running time
7 reels
Country United States
Language Silent

Waterfront is a 1928 silent film released with sound effects and music, produced and released by First National Pictures. The film was directed by William A. Seiter and starred Dorothy Mackaill and Jack Mulhall, then a popular duo under the First National banner.[1]


  • Dorothy Mackaill - Peggy Ann Andrews
  • Jack Mulhall - Jack Dowling
  • James Bradbury Sr. - Peter Seastrom
  • Knute Erickson - Captain John Andrews
  • Ben Hendricks Jr. - Oilcan Olson
  • William Bailey - Brute Mullin
  • Pat Harmon - Oiler

Preservation status[edit]

The new Library of Congress database shows a print surviving complete at Cineteca Italiana in Milan.[2]


  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute (1971)
  2. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Database: Waterfront

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