The Unknown

(1927)
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Lon Chaney is carnival knife thrower Alonzo the Armless and Joan Crawford is the scantily clad carnival girl he hopes to marry.

  1. Tod Browning

    Director, Story

  2. Mary Roberts Rinehart

    Novel

  3. Joseph Farnham

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lon Chaney

    Lon Chaney

    Alonzo the Armless

  2. Joan Crawford

    Joan Crawford

    Nanon Zanzi

  3. Norman Kerry

    Norman Kerry

    Malabar the Mighty

  4. Nick De Ruiz

    Antonio Zanzi

  5. John George

    John George

    Cojo

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The Unknown
The Unknown

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 4, 1927
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 3m

Budget $217,000.00

Revenue -

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