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His Royal Slyness
Also known as {His Royal Shyness}
(1919) American
B&W : Two reels
Directed by (unknown)

Cast: Harold Lloyd [the American boy], Mildred Davis [Princess Florelle], Harry Pollard (Snub Pollard) [Prince of Roquefort], Gus Leonard [King Louis XIVIIX], Noah Young [Count Nichola Throwe]; Gaylord Lloyd, Marie Mosquini, Charles E. Stevenson, Bob O’Connor, Sammy Brooks, Estelle Harrison, Wallace Howe, William Gillespie, Helen Gilmore

The Rolin Film Company production; distributed by Pathé Exchange, Incorporated. / Produced by Hal E. Roach (Hal Roach). Intertitles by H. M. Walker. / Released December 1919. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / A ‘glasses’ character film. Pollard’s last film with Lloyd. [?] Braff-Short n. 10318 lists the leading lady as Mildred Harris in error, and the release date as 9 September 1919; Braff-Short n. 10319 lists the supporting player Howe as William Howe, and the release date as 20 August 1920.


Survival status: Prints exist in the Museum of Modern Art film archive; in the UCLA Film and Television Archive film archive; and in the Cinémathèque Québécoise film archive.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 4 May 2014.

References: Film credits, film viewing : Braff-Short nn. 10318, 10320; Lahue-World p. 129 : Website-Lloyd.

Home video: BD, DVD.

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