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Many trade publications,including the 15 Dec 1923 Exhibitors Trade Review, referred to this film as Let No Man Put Asunder.
       The 8 Dec 1923 Motion Picture News reported that director J. Stuart Blackton completed filming at the Vitagraph Studios in Brooklyn, ... More Less

Many trade publications,including the 15 Dec 1923 Exhibitors Trade Review, referred to this film as Let No Man Put Asunder.
       The 8 Dec 1923 Motion Picture News reported that director J. Stuart Blackton completed filming at the Vitagraph Studios in Brooklyn, NY. More Less

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Trade Review
15 Dec 1923
p. 21.
Motion Picture News
8 Dec 1923
p. 2687.
DETAILS
Alternate Title:
Let No Man Put Asunder
Release Date:
February 1924
Production Date:
ended late November or early December 1923
Copyright Claimant:
Vitagraph Co. of America
Copyright Date:
10 January 1924
Copyright Number:
LP19821
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Petrina Faneuil, a wealthy but lonely girl, marries a man of equal social status, Harry Vassall. Their friends Dick Lechmere and Felicia De Proney also marry, and thus begin a series of trials within the marriages and external social pressures that eventually cause both couples to divorce. After more misfortune and misery, Petrina and Harry are reunited; but Felicia dies, and Lechmere kills himself out of ... +


Petrina Faneuil, a wealthy but lonely girl, marries a man of equal social status, Harry Vassall. Their friends Dick Lechmere and Felicia De Proney also marry, and thus begin a series of trials within the marriages and external social pressures that eventually cause both couples to divorce. After more misfortune and misery, Petrina and Harry are reunited; but Felicia dies, and Lechmere kills himself out of grief. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Society


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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