The Secret Hour is a lost 1928 silent film romance drama directed by Rowland V. Lee and starring Pola Negri. It is based on the 1924 Broadway play, They Knew What They Wanted by Sidney Howard. It was produced by Paramount Famous Lasky Corporation and distributed through Paramount Pictures.
The secret's out! "The Secret Hour" is secret no longer. This crowded hour of love offers you a genuine entertainment thrill, with Pola topping countless fine performances with a superb characterization in a gripping drama. (Print Ad- Warsaw Union, ((Warsaw Ind.)) 26 April 1928)
Did You Know?
The film is based on the Broadway production of "They Knew What They Wanted" by Sidney Howard
opened on November 24, 1924 at the Garrick Theater, ran for 192 performances and won the Pulitzer Prize in Drama in 1925. See more
words by Francis Wheeler
and Irving Kahal
music by Ted Snyder See more