ⓘ Name the Woman (1928 film)

Name the Woman (1928 film)

ⓘ Name the Woman (1928 film)

Name the Woman is a 1928 American silent drama film directed by Erle C. Kenton and starring Anita Stewart, Huntley Gordon and Gaston Glass. The films sets were designed by the art director Joseph C. Wright. The studioss 1934 sound film of the same title is not a remake.


1. Synopsis

A man on trial for murder is cleared when the wife of the prosecuting attorney reveals that she his alibi having spent the night of Mardis Gras, when the killing occurred, with him. Realising that his neglect of his wife is to blame, the lawyer resigns from public office.


2. Cast

  • Julanne Johnston as Nina Palmer
  • Chappell Dossett as Judge
  • Huntley Gordon as Marshall
  • Jed Prouty as Sam Palmer
  • Anita Stewart as Florence
  • Gaston Glass as Joe Arnold

3. Bibliography

  • Munden, Kenneth White. The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States, Part 1. University of California Press, 1997.