The Midnight Man 1917
THE MIDNIGHT MAN was filmed, in part, on Santa Cruz Island in 1917.
In the News~
September 6, 1917 [SBMP]: “Argus Theater. The Midnight Man is the third Butterfly production so far made by Elmer Clifton... Elmer Clifton is well-known as a screen player with Fine Arts. He has recently joined Universal in the capacity of director... He had done fine work in the Butterfly picture, The Midnight Man, having selected some wonderful locations on Santa Cruz Island where he took his company for part of the scenes in the production.”