Running Wild

Paramount Pictures (1927)
Comedy, Silent
USA | English | Black/White | 1h 8min

Cowardly Elmer Finch is browbeaten by his wife, daughter, fat son and the family dog. After hypnosis he is domineering. He enters a contract with a fifteen-thousand dollar payoff, so his courage can last beyond the hypnosis.

Cast View all

W.C. Fields Elmer Finch
Marie Shotwell Mrs. Elmer Finch
Mary Brian Elizabeth Finch
Claude Buchanan Dave Harvey
Frederick Burton D.W. Harvey
Barnett Raskin Junior
Frank Evans Amos Barker
Edward Roseman Arvo - the Hypnotist
j. moy bennett Mr. Johnson
Tom Madden Truck Driver
John Merton Police Officer

Crew View all

Director Gregory La Cava
Writer Gregory La Cava, Roy Briant
Producer Gregory La Cava, William LeBaron, Carl Laemmle Jr.
Photography Paul Vogel


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
738329212421 Blu-ray 1 Mar 13, 2018
738329212414 DVD 1 Mar 13, 2018