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The film was copyrighted under the title Dare-Devil Kate ... More Less

The film was copyrighted under the title Dare-Devil Kate . More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
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Motog
2 Sep 16
p. 560.
MPN
2 Sep 16
p. 1400.
MPW
9 Sep 16
p. 1684.
Variety
5 Feb 16
p. 717.
Wid's
24 Aug 16
p. 811.
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LITERARY
Based on the play Daredevil Kate by Philip Bartholomae (production undetermined).
DETAILS
Alternate Title:
Dare-Devil Kate
Release Date:
21 August 1916
Copyright Claimant:
William Fox
Copyright Date:
21 August 1916
Copyright Number:
LP8970
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Two orphaned sisters, Kate and Irene, separated as children, each keep half of their mother's wedding ring. Irene marries John West, the head of a boom town munitions camp, and although Kate runs the camp saloon, neither sister knows that she is related to the other. The women are friends until Irene interferes in Kate's romance with Cliff, Irene's adopted brother. Looking for revenge, Kate tries to turn John into an alcoholic. Then, in a confrontation with Irene, Kate sees the other half of the ring, but Irene throws her out before Kate can say anything. Later, Irene follows John to Kate's saloon and sees Kate's half of the ring, which leads to the sisters' reconciliation and Irene's approval of Kate's romance with ... +


Two orphaned sisters, Kate and Irene, separated as children, each keep half of their mother's wedding ring. Irene marries John West, the head of a boom town munitions camp, and although Kate runs the camp saloon, neither sister knows that she is related to the other. The women are friends until Irene interferes in Kate's romance with Cliff, Irene's adopted brother. Looking for revenge, Kate tries to turn John into an alcoholic. Then, in a confrontation with Irene, Kate sees the other half of the ring, but Irene throws her out before Kate can say anything. Later, Irene follows John to Kate's saloon and sees Kate's half of the ring, which leads to the sisters' reconciliation and Irene's approval of Kate's romance with Cliff. +

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

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