The Right Man (1925 film)

The Right Man
Directed byJack Harvey
Written byHarry Fraser (as Harry P. Crist)
StarringGeorge Larkin
Mary Beth Milford
CinematographyJack Young
Distributed byRayart Pictures
Release dates
March 27, 1925
November 15, 1926 (UK)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

The Right Man is a 1925 American silent drama film directed by Jack Harvey.[1] It stars George Larkin and Mary Beth Milford.


As described in a film magazine review,[2] Mrs. Hoyt is infatuated with Dergan, the managing or of her husband’s newspaper. Dergan buys a hat similar to Hoyt’s and then calls on Mrs. Hoyt. Moha, faithful to his master, shoots at Dergan but kills another maan, a crook. Mrs. Hoyt hides the hat. Tip O’Neil, a reporter, is aware of Dergan’s real villainy and the fact that Dergan is “playing” for the newspaper stock which Mrs. Hoyt owns. So when Dergan tries to win the affection of Mary Burton, who also works in the office. Tip gets busy and frustrates Dergan’s every move. Dergan finally gets shot by Moha when he attempts to take the stock certificates from Mrs. Hoyt. Mary and Tip are happy as they drive away from the Hoyt residence with Denny, Tip’s pal, as the chauffeur.



  1. ^ Munden, Kenneth White (1997). The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States. University of California Press. p. 1142. ISBN 978-0-520-20969-5.
  2. ^ "New Pictures: The Right Man", Exhibitors Herald, 20 (12): 48, March 14, 1925, retrieved December 14, 2021

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