The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come (1928)

An orphan (Richard Barthelmess) is adopted by Major Buford (Claude Gillingwater) is educated in Lexington and joins the Union Army as a Captain. He rediscovers his childhood sweetheart (... See full summary »

Director:

Alfred Santell

Writers:

Dwinelle Benthall (titles), John Fox Jr. (novel) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Barthelmess ... Chad Buford
Molly O'Day ... Melissa Turner
Nelson McDowell ... Old Joel Turner
Martha Mattox ... Maw Turner
Victor Potel ... Tom Turner
Mark Hamilton ... Dolph Turner
William Bertram William Bertram ... Caleb Haazel
Walter P. Lewis Walter P. Lewis ... Old Tad Dillon (as Walter Lewis)
Gardner James ... Daws Dillon
Ralph Yearsley Ralph Yearsley ... Tad Dillon
Gustav von Seyffertitz ... Nathan Cherry
Robert Milasch ... The Circuit Rider
Claude Gillingwater ... Major Buford
David Torrence ... General Dean
Eulalie Jensen ... Mrs. Dean
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Storyline

An orphan (Richard Barthelmess) is adopted by Major Buford (Claude Gillingwater) is educated in Lexington and joins the Union Army as a Captain. He rediscovers his childhood sweetheart (Molly O' Day) and after his adopted father dies in the civil war, he gives up his inheritance in Kentucky for the girl he loves and moves back to be to his real birthplace to be with her.

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Taglines:

What Would You Give to See Another "Tol'able David'? with the same thrilling kind of story-in the same setting-with the same lovable sort of lad as the hero- Here it is! (Print Ad-Edmonton Journal,((Edmonton,Alta.)) 5 May 1928) See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

8 April 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kentucky Courage See more »

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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