Coquette (1929) was a Drama - Black-and-white Film directed by Sam Taylor and produced by Mary Pickford and Sam Taylor.
Academy Awards 1928/29 --- Ceremony Number 2 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actress||Mary Pickford||Won|
Adrienne Kroell: The Selig CoquetteBy Janelle Vreeland on Jun 23, 2013 From Curtains
Adrienne Kroell was dubbed one of the most beautiful women in filmdom, and had a beauty contest trophy to support it. At one point, she was named the most engaged girl in all of Chicago, as she was receiving proposals on nearly a daily basis. Unfortunately, in just a matter of years, Selig’s c... Read full article
Coquette (1929)By Raquel Stecher on Nov 30, -0001 From Out of the Past - A Classic Film Blog
Directed and produced by Sam Taylor, Coquette (1929): A Drama of the American South stars Mary Pickford in her first ever talking picture. Pickford plays Norma Besant, a "silly little coquette", as she calls herself, who enjoys being the toast of the town. She's the beloved daughter of Dr. John Besa... Read full article
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The play originally opened in New York on 8 November 1927 at Maxine Elliott's Theatre, with Helen Hayes in the title role and ran for 366 performances.
Mary Pickford's first sound film.
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