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ETR
12 Jan 18
p. 522.
MPN
5 Jan 18
p. 97.
MPN
12 Jan 18
p. 291.
MPW
9 Oct 15
p. 51.
MPW
29 Dec 17
p. 1995.
MPW
5 Jan 18
p. 96.
CAST
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PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
PRODUCTION TEXT
Perfection Pictures
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LITERARY
Based on the short story "Sadie Goes to Heaven" by Dana Burnet in Good Housekeeping (Aug 1917).
AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
24 December 1917
Copyright Claimant:
Essanay Film Mfg. Co.
Copyright Date:
18 December 1917
Copyright Number:
LP11901
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Sadie O'Malley, a child of the tenements, has heard of the wonders of heaven and is anxious to go there. Seeing a limousine standing in front of a laundry, Sadie thinks it may be a chariot from heaven and, taking her dog, George Washington Square, she climbs into the laundry basket and is delivered to the home of Mrs. Welland Riche. Mrs. Riche is away on a trip and when the servants find Sadie, they believe that she is another one of their employer's fads, and dress her in pretty clothes. When Mrs. Riche returns, she is won over by Sadie, but refuses to allow her to keep her dog. After informing Mrs. Riche that she will not give up her dog for all the heavens, Sadie returns home, telling her mother that she had been to heaven but could not stay because they did not allow ... +


Sadie O'Malley, a child of the tenements, has heard of the wonders of heaven and is anxious to go there. Seeing a limousine standing in front of a laundry, Sadie thinks it may be a chariot from heaven and, taking her dog, George Washington Square, she climbs into the laundry basket and is delivered to the home of Mrs. Welland Riche. Mrs. Riche is away on a trip and when the servants find Sadie, they believe that she is another one of their employer's fads, and dress her in pretty clothes. When Mrs. Riche returns, she is won over by Sadie, but refuses to allow her to keep her dog. After informing Mrs. Riche that she will not give up her dog for all the heavens, Sadie returns home, telling her mother that she had been to heaven but could not stay because they did not allow dogs. +

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