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According to modern sources, Charles Sutton, Julian Reed and Dennis F. Ward also appeared in the ... More Less

According to modern sources, Charles Sutton, Julian Reed and Dennis F. Ward also appeared in the film. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Motog
22 Jan 16
p. 197.
MPN
22 Jan 16
p. 392.
MPW
15 Jan 16
p. 203, 206, 439
MPW
24 Jun 16
p. 28.
NYDM
15 Jan 16
p. 28.
Variety
14 Jan 16
p. 19.
DETAILS
Release Date:
12 January 1916
Copyright Claimant:
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Copyright Date:
5 January 1916
Copyright Number:
LP7355
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

To pull his next job, the crook Kittredge St. John decides to hire a double who will be seen in public during the heist. The plan works so well that even Kittredge's partner and sweetheart, Roxane Bellairs, whom he did not tell about the double, falls for it. Seeing the double with Dorothy Paget, Roxane becomes jealous and decides to turn Kittredge into the police for a series of crimes he has committed. At his trial the real Kittredge manages to pin all the blame on his double and then escapes with Roxane and explains everything to her, while the double finally succeeds in clearing himself of all ... +


To pull his next job, the crook Kittredge St. John decides to hire a double who will be seen in public during the heist. The plan works so well that even Kittredge's partner and sweetheart, Roxane Bellairs, whom he did not tell about the double, falls for it. Seeing the double with Dorothy Paget, Roxane becomes jealous and decides to turn Kittredge into the police for a series of crimes he has committed. At his trial the real Kittredge manages to pin all the blame on his double and then escapes with Roxane and explains everything to her, while the double finally succeeds in clearing himself of all blame. +

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Subject

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

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