Skin Deep (1929 film)

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Skin Deep
Skin Deep lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed by Ray Enright
Produced by Warner Brothers
Written by Gordon Rigby (writer)
De Leon Anthony (titles)
Based on Lucky Damage
by Marc Edmund Jones
Starring Monte Blue
Betty Compson
Cinematography Barney McGill
Edited by George Marks
Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • September 7, 1929 (1929-09-07) (U.S.)

  • September 15, 1930 (1930-09-15) (Sweden)
Running time
6 reels
Country United States
Language English

Skin Deep is a 1929 American pre-Code drama film directed by Ray Enright and starring Monte Blue. It was produced and distributed by the Warner Brothers. It was also released in the U.S. in a silent version for theaters not equipped yet with sound. The film is a remake of a 1922 Associated First National silent film of the same name directed by Lambert Hillyer and starring Milton Sills.[1][2]


Preservation status

All copies of this film are now lost.[3] However, the Vitaphone soundtrack, of music and effects, survive for the silent version.

See also


  1. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Film: Skin Deep
  2. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: Skin Deep at
  3. ^ Skin Deep at Arne Andersen's Lost Film Files: Lost Films of Warner Brothers - 1929

External links

  • Skin Deep on IMDb
  • Synopsis at AllMovie
  • Page devoted to Skin Deep (Vitaphone Varieties)

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