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|Directed by||Fred C. Newmeyer|
Ray Lissner (assistant)
|Produced by||Adolph Zukor|
|Written by||Ray Harris (adaptation)|
J. Clarkson Miller
Sam Mintz (adaptation)
|Based on||The Potters|
by J. P. McElvoy
|Starring||W. C. Fields|
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
|71 minutes; 7 reels (6,680 feet)|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
The Potters is a lost 1927 American silent comedy film produced by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Fred C. Newmeyer and starred comedian W. C. Fields. It is based on a play by J. P. McElvoy which had a respectable run on Broadway in the 1923-24 season.
- The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Potters
- The Potters on Broadway, at the Plymouth Theatre, beginning Dec. 8 1923, 208 performances; IBDb.com
- The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1921-30 published by The AFI, c.1971
- The Potters at Arne Andersen's Lost Film Files: Paramount Pictures 1927
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