De Luxe Annie (1918)

Drama | May 1918

Full page view
HISTORY

The play was taken from the short story "De Luxe Annie" by Scammon Lockwood in The Saturday Evening Post , 11 Mar 1916. The film showed in New York the week of 19 May ... More Less

The play was taken from the short story "De Luxe Annie" by Scammon Lockwood in The Saturday Evening Post , 11 Mar 1916. The film showed in New York the week of 19 May 1918. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
ETR
25 May 18
p. 1959.
MPN
1 Jun 18
p. 3254.
MPN
8 Jun 18
p. 3454.
New York Times
20 May 18
p. 9.
NYDM
26 Jan 18
p. 529.
Variety
24 May 18
p. 35.
Wid's
26 May 18
pp. 21-22.
DETAILS
Release Date:
May 1918
Copyright Claimant:
Norma Talmadge Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
13 May 1918
Copyright Number:
LP12430
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,065
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Julie Kendal receives a blow on the head when she attempts to help her husband Walter apprehend a pair of crooks. As a result, she loses her memory and subsequently becomes the partner of one of the crooks, Jimmy Fitzpatrick, whose "De Luxe Annie" has deserted him. After they are nearly trapped in a country town, Jimmy and Julie escape to a nearby house which, by coincidence, is the Kendals' summer home. There they are met by Walter and Dr. Fernand Niblo, who have been following the pair all along. Julie again falls in love with her husband and agrees to submit to an operation that restores her ... +


Julie Kendal receives a blow on the head when she attempts to help her husband Walter apprehend a pair of crooks. As a result, she loses her memory and subsequently becomes the partner of one of the crooks, Jimmy Fitzpatrick, whose "De Luxe Annie" has deserted him. After they are nearly trapped in a country town, Jimmy and Julie escape to a nearby house which, by coincidence, is the Kendals' summer home. There they are met by Walter and Dr. Fernand Niblo, who have been following the pair all along. Julie again falls in love with her husband and agrees to submit to an operation that restores her memory. +

GENRE
Genre:


Subject

Subject (Minor):
Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

TOP SEARCHES

CASABLANCA

During World War II, Casablanca, Morocco is a waiting point for throngs of desperate refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe. Exit visas, which are necessary to leave the country, are at ... >>

CITIZEN KANE

Seventy-year-old newspaper tycoon Charles Foster Kane dies in his palatial Florida home, Xanadu, after uttering the single word “Rosebud.” While watching a newsreel summarizing the years during which Kane ... >>

REAR WINDOW

Laid up with a broken leg during the height of summer, renowned New York magazine photographer L. B. “Jeff” Jeffries enters his last week of home confinement, bored and ... >>

RAGING BULL

In 1941, at a boxing match in Cleveland, Ohio, pandemonium breaks out when Jake La Motta, an up-and-coming young boxer, loses a decision to Jimmy Reeves, suffering his first ... >>

CITY LIGHTS

At an outdoor dedication ceremony, a tramp is discovered sleeping in the arms of a statue as it is being unveiled before a crowd. He is chased into ... >>

The American Film Institute is grateful to Sir Paul Getty KBE and the Sir Paul Getty KBE Estate for their dedication to the art of the moving image and their support for the AFI Catalog of Feature Films and without whose support AFI would not have been able to achieve this historical landmark in this epic scholarly endeavor.