The Home Maker
The Home Maker (1925) - 1.jpg
Still on a magazine cover
Directed byKing Baggot
Written byMary O'Hara
Based onThe Home-Maker
by Dorothy Canfield
Produced byKing Baggot
StarringAlice Joyce
Clive Brook
Billy Kent Schaefer
CinematographyJohn Stumar
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • August 9, 1925 (1925-08-09)
Running time
90 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

The Home Maker is a 1925 American silent drama film directed by King Baggot and starring Alice Joyce, Clive Brook, and Billy Kent Schaefer.[1][2]


After he injures himself in a suicide attempt, a man stays at home to look after his children while his wife goes out to work. Both are more successful once they have swapped roles.[3][4]


Preservation status

A print of The Home Maker is preserved in the UCLA Film and Television Archive.[5]