The Son of the Sheik starring Rudolph Valentino (Super 8mm B/W Silent Print)
Rudolph Valentino's final screen performance before his untimely death...is considered by many critics to be his FINEST. Here it is in 'Mint' condition, an exceptional silent film print of 'SON OF THE SHEIK'. Fully complete, mounted on 4 'Brand New' 400 ft. Reels and protected in Archival Cans, this Super 8mm Black & White print is in 'Like New' condition with all the original countdowns and titles.
The Son of the Sheik was released nationwide on September 5, 1926, nearly two weeks after Valentino's death. The film was an instant hit with audiences and grossed $1,000,000 within the first year of its release. Eventually it more than doubled that.