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Quicksands (1923)

Stationed at the Mexican border, a young lieutenant whose job is to capture a ring of narcotics smugglers, spies his sweetheart, the daughter of a U. S. Customs official, in a cantina ... See full summary »

Director:

Jack Conway

Writer:

Howard Hawks (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Helene Chadwick ... The Girl
Richard Dix ... Lt. Bill
Alan Hale ... Ferrago
Noah Beery ... 'Silent' Krupz
J. Farrell MacDonald ... Col. Patterson
George Cooper ... Matt Patterson
Tom Wilson ... Sgt. Johnson
Dick Sutherland ... Cupid
Hardee Kirkland Hardee Kirkland ... Farrell
Louis King Louis King ... Barfly
Jean Hersholt ... Ring Member
Walter Long ... Ring Member
Jack Curtis ... Ring Member
William Dyer William Dyer ... Ring Member
Frank Campeau ... Ring Member

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Stationed at the Mexican border, a young lieutenant whose job is to capture a ring of narcotics smugglers, spies his sweetheart, the daughter of a U. S. Customs official, in a cantina suspected of being the headquarters of the dope ring. Believing that she is part of the ring, he decides to resign his job. Word arrives that the girl and her father are being held prisoners by the gang. The lieutenant goes to aid them and is captured. Finally, the U. S. Army rescues the trio and the girl is revealed to be a secret agent. Written by Pamela Short

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Plot Keywords:

smuggling | drugs | melodrama | See All (3) »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Quicksands ( 1923 ) is listed as a lost silent film. See more »

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

28 February 1923 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Boots and Saddles See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Agfar Corporation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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