The Patsy (1928)

04/22/1928 (US) ComedyRomanceDrama 1h 42m


Jealous that her older sister Grace has landed handsome and successful Tony Anderson, Patricia Harrington launches an elaborate charm offensive to win his heart. Patricia shrugs off her diffidence and, in the hope that Tony will be drawn to her new persona, tries to carry herself with the self-confidence of the era's silent film stars. When this doesn't have the desired effect, Patricia takes things a step further.

  1. King Vidor


  2. Barry Conners


Top Billed Cast

  1. Marion Davies

    Marion Davies

    Patricia Harrington

  2. Orville Caldwell

    Orville Caldwell

    Tony Anderson

  3. Marie Dressler

    Marie Dressler

    Ma Harrington

  4. Lawrence Gray

    Lawrence Gray

    Billy Caldwell

  5. Dell Henderson

    Dell Henderson

    Pa Harrington

  6. Jane Winton

    Jane Winton

    Grace Harrington

  7. William H. O'Brien

    William H. O'Brien

    Waiter (uncredited)

Full Cast & Crew

The Patsy
The Patsy

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


Content Score 


Yes! Looking good!

Looks like we're missing the following data in en-US or en-US...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page


Want to rate or add this item to a list?