The Rough Riders

TitleThe Rough Riders
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1927
AuthorsFleming, Victor
Running Time105 min
Date Released10/1927
DistributorParamount Pictures
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng

This silent film is a romanticized and fictionalized account of Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders, a special regiment that fought in the Spanish-American War. A motley and diverse group of volunteers set aside their differences and form lasting friendships.


Noah Beery

Charles Farrell

George Bancroft

Charles Emmett Mack

Mary Astor 


Directed by Victor Fleming

Produced by Lucien Hubbard and B. P. Schulberg

Story by Herman Hagedorn

Adaptation by John F. Goodrich

Written by Robert N. Lee and Keene Thompson

Intertitles by George Marion, Jr.

Music by Hugo Riesenfeld and J. S. Zamecnik

Cinematography by James Wong Howe and E. Burton Steene

Edited by E. Lloyd Sheldon


Silent Film, Adventure, War

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