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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Motog
2 Dec 16
pp. 1253-54.
MPN
2 Dec 16
p. 3495.
MPW
25 Nov 16
p. 1228.
NYDM
25 Nov 16
p. 28.
DETAILS
Release Date:
20 November 1916
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
19 November 1916
Copyright Number:
LP9544
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

When her bankrupt father commits suicide, Anne Baxter seeks comfort with Carney, a wealthy stockbroker, despite her love for an impoverished artist who has deserted her. Anne and Carney make a bargain to have a loveless marriage, but when Carney finds the artist in his wife's bedroom, he leaves her. After her divorce from Carney, Anne goes on stage as a dancer. Soon she meets and marries Martin, a millionaire. Anne then attempts to undermine Carney's marriage to socialite Agnes Maynard, but her scheme fails and a disillusioned Martin throws her ... +


When her bankrupt father commits suicide, Anne Baxter seeks comfort with Carney, a wealthy stockbroker, despite her love for an impoverished artist who has deserted her. Anne and Carney make a bargain to have a loveless marriage, but when Carney finds the artist in his wife's bedroom, he leaves her. After her divorce from Carney, Anne goes on stage as a dancer. Soon she meets and marries Martin, a millionaire. Anne then attempts to undermine Carney's marriage to socialite Agnes Maynard, but her scheme fails and a disillusioned Martin throws her out. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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