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Running Wild (1927 film)

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Running Wild
Film poster
Directed byGregory La Cava
Written byGregory La Cava (original screen story)
Roy Briant (scenario & intertitles)
Produced byAdolph Zukor
Jesse L. Lasky
Gregory La Cava
William Le Baron
Carl Laemmle, Jr.
StarringW. C. Fields
CinematographyPaul Vogel
Edited byRalph Block
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • June 11, 1927 (1927-06-11)
Running time
65 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

Running Wild is a 1927 American silent comedy film built around the unique talents of its star, W. C. Fields. The movie was filmed at Paramount's Astoria Studios in Queens, New York.

Preservation status

The film was directed by Gregory La Cava and is preserved at the Library of Congress. It also received, along with several other Paramount titles, wide distribution on VHS tape in 1987 in celebration of Paramount's 75th anniversary.[1][2] A restored version of the film was released on Blu-ray by Kino in 2018.



  1. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: Running Wild at
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 by The American Film Institute, c.1971

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