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DATE
PAGE
ETR
27 Jan 17
p. 564.
Motog
3 Feb 17
p. 265.
MPN
27 Jan 17
p. 595.
MPW
10 Feb 17
p. 922.
MPW
27 Jan 17
p. 544.
NYDM
20 Jan 17
p. 27.
Wid's
18 Jan 17
p. 39.
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Release Date:
15 January 1917
Copyright Claimant:
William Fox
Copyright Date:
14 January 1917
Copyright Number:
LP9988
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

While trying to warn her sweetheart Jimmie that the police are about to arrest him, Anne is caught in a raid and sentenced to prison by Judge Marcus. After her release, she plans to extract her own brand of justice from the judge. Anne contrives to become the private secretary to Mrs. Marcus, and when the judge is nominated for governor, the girl conspires with his political enemies to frame him in a compromising situation. However, when the time arrives for the judge's alleged infidelity, Anne discovers that she has fallen in love with him and pushes the judge from her arms just as the spies and Mrs. Marcus enter the room. Jimmie, recently released from jail, then finds her and although she no longer loves him, Anne goes with Jimmie, sacrificing herself for the ... +


While trying to warn her sweetheart Jimmie that the police are about to arrest him, Anne is caught in a raid and sentenced to prison by Judge Marcus. After her release, she plans to extract her own brand of justice from the judge. Anne contrives to become the private secretary to Mrs. Marcus, and when the judge is nominated for governor, the girl conspires with his political enemies to frame him in a compromising situation. However, when the time arrives for the judge's alleged infidelity, Anne discovers that she has fallen in love with him and pushes the judge from her arms just as the spies and Mrs. Marcus enter the room. Jimmie, recently released from jail, then finds her and although she no longer loves him, Anne goes with Jimmie, sacrificing herself for the judge. +

GENRE
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Sub-genre:
Crime


Subject

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

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