The Brass Bullet
The Brass Bullet 13thEpisode poster 1918.jpg
Film poster
Directed byBen F. Wilson
Written byFrank R. Adams
Walter Woods
Produced byBen F. Wilson
StarringJuanita Hansen
Jack Mulhall
Distributed byUniversal Film Manufacturing Co.
Release date
  • August 10, 1918 (1918-08-10)
Running time
18 episodes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

The Brass Bullet is a 1918 American adventure film serial directed by Ben F. Wilson. It is now considered to be a lost film.[1]

Cast

Poster for episode 11, "Evil Waters"
Poster for episode 11, "Evil Waters"

Chapter titles

  1. A Flying Start
  2. The Muffled Man
  3. The Mysterious Murder
  4. Smoked Out
  5. The Mock Bride
  6. A Dangerous Honeymoon
  7. Pleasure Island
  8. The Magnetic Bug
  9. The Room of Flame
  10. A New Peril
  11. Evil Waters
  12. Caught By Wireless
  13. $500 Reward
  14. On Trial For His Life
  15. In The Shadow
  16. The Noose
  17. The Avenger
  18. The Amazing Confession

Reception

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Like many American films of the time, The Brass Bullet was subject to cuts by city and state film censorship boards. For example, the Chicago Board of Censors required cuts:

See also

References

  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: The Brass Bullet". silentera.com. Retrieved August 19, 2008.
  2. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. New York City: Exhibitors Herald Company. 7 (9): 36. August 24, 1918. (cuts in Chapters 1, 2, and 3)
  3. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (11): 44. September 14, 1918. (cuts in Chapter 4)
  4. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (14): 35. September 28, 1918. (cut in Chapter 5)
  5. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (15): 46. October 5, 1918. (cuts in Chapter 6)
  6. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (16): 48. October 12, 1918. (cuts in Chapter 7)
  7. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (22): 28. November 23, 1918. (cuts in Chapters 10 and 11)
  8. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (24): 42. December 7, 1918. (cuts in Chapters 12 and 13)
  9. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. 7 (26): 42. December 21, 1918. (cuts in Chapters 14, 16, 17, and 18)