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DATE
PAGE
ETR
7 Dec 18
pp. 67-68.
MPN
26 Oct 18
p. 2714.
MPW
26 Oct 18
p. 546.
MPW
30 Nov 18
pp. 991-92.
NYDM
30 Nov 18
p. 811.
Variety
18 Oct 18
p. 38.
Wid's
25 Oct 18
p. 4.
DETAILS
Release Date:
24 November 1918
Copyright Claimant:
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Copyright Date:
3 October 1918
Copyright Number:
LP12942
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,362
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Although Dolores Jardine's grandmother has betrothed her to the wealthy young Spaniard, Pedro de Alvarez, she is determined to marry a man of her own choosing. She falls in love with novelist Richard Ferris who, although initially attracted by her beauty and Creole charm, abandons the girl when his old flame Lillian Hetherington suddenly appears. Seeking revenge, Dolores invites Richard to dinner and conceals Lillian behind a curtain. After overhearing Richard promise to marry Dolores, Lillian leaves in disgust and Dolores wanders into the woods distraught. Pedro prevents her from drowning herself and takes her to his ... +


Although Dolores Jardine's grandmother has betrothed her to the wealthy young Spaniard, Pedro de Alvarez, she is determined to marry a man of her own choosing. She falls in love with novelist Richard Ferris who, although initially attracted by her beauty and Creole charm, abandons the girl when his old flame Lillian Hetherington suddenly appears. Seeking revenge, Dolores invites Richard to dinner and conceals Lillian behind a curtain. After overhearing Richard promise to marry Dolores, Lillian leaves in disgust and Dolores wanders into the woods distraught. Pedro prevents her from drowning herself and takes her to his heart. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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