Her Double Life (1916)

Drama | 11 September 1916

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Motog
23 Sep 16
p. 734.
MPN
23 Sep 16
p. 1894.
Variety
29 Sep 16
p. 26.
Wid's
12 Feb 16
p. 973.
DETAILS
Release Date:
11 September 1916
Copyright Claimant:
William Fox
Copyright Date:
10 September 1916
Copyright Number:
LP9097
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

In England during World War I, Mary Doone becomes a nurse at the front after Lloyd Stanley tries to seduce her. Because Lloyd is there too, as a war correspondent, Mary tries to get away by taking on the identity of Ethel Wardley, who had been on her way to visit her seldom seen aunt, Lady Clifford, but who was apparently killed during a bombardment. Posing as Ethel, Mary goes to Lady Clifford, who welcomes her enthusiastically. Mary soon falls in love with Lady Clifford's cousin, Elliot Clifford, but then Lloyd appears once again, bringing with him the real Ethel Wardley, who has recovered from her wounds. Lloyd is determined to expose Mary's deception, but before he can do so, Mary herself tells Lady Clifford and Elliot the true story. They forgive her instantly, and then Elliot and Mary make plans for their ... +


In England during World War I, Mary Doone becomes a nurse at the front after Lloyd Stanley tries to seduce her. Because Lloyd is there too, as a war correspondent, Mary tries to get away by taking on the identity of Ethel Wardley, who had been on her way to visit her seldom seen aunt, Lady Clifford, but who was apparently killed during a bombardment. Posing as Ethel, Mary goes to Lady Clifford, who welcomes her enthusiastically. Mary soon falls in love with Lady Clifford's cousin, Elliot Clifford, but then Lloyd appears once again, bringing with him the real Ethel Wardley, who has recovered from her wounds. Lloyd is determined to expose Mary's deception, but before he can do so, Mary herself tells Lady Clifford and Elliot the true story. They forgive her instantly, and then Elliot and Mary make plans for their marriage. +

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