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He Who Gets Slapped (1924)

NR 12/22/1924 (US) DramaRomanceThriller 1h 12m


Story of an inventor who, suffering betrayal in life, makes a career of it by becoming a clown whose act consists of getting slapped by all the other clowns. He falls in love with another circus performer, and those who betrayed him enter his life yet again.

  1. Victor Sjöström

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Carey Wilson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Lon Chaney

    Lon Chaney

    Paul Beaumont aka HE

  2. Norma Shearer

    Norma Shearer


  3. John Gilbert

    John Gilbert


  4. Ruth King

    Ruth King

    Marie Beaumont

  5. Marc McDermott

    Marc McDermott

    Baron Regnard

  6. Ford Sterling

    Ford Sterling


  7. Tully Marshall

    Tully Marshall

    Count Mancini

  8. Edward Arnold

    Edward Arnold

    Extra (uncredited)

  9. Paulette Duval

    Zinida (uncredited)

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He Who Gets Slapped
He Who Gets Slapped

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $172,000.00

Revenue -


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