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The May—Jun 1920 edition of Camera! reported that the film was currently being screened at the Orpheum Junior theater in downtown, Los ... More Less

The May—Jun 1920 edition of Camera! reported that the film was currently being screened at the Orpheum Junior theater in downtown, Los Angeles. More Less

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DATE
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Camera!
May—Jun 1920.
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DETAILS
Release Date:
10 September 1921
Copyright Claimant:
Selznick Pictures
Copyright Date:
9 September 1921
Copyright Number:
LP16978
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

"Stranger in an opium joint is asked to impersonate a dying man, whom he recognizes as his twin brother and consents. Taken to his brother's home, he meets and falls in love with the latter's wife. Blackmailer endeavors to get bonds but the stranger thwarts him. In revenge, the wife is kidnapped. The stranger rescues her and the husband is killed by the blackmailer, thus leaving them free to marry and find happiness together." ( Motion Pictures News Booking Guide, 2:11, Apr ... +


"Stranger in an opium joint is asked to impersonate a dying man, whom he recognizes as his twin brother and consents. Taken to his brother's home, he meets and falls in love with the latter's wife. Blackmailer endeavors to get bonds but the stranger thwarts him. In revenge, the wife is kidnapped. The stranger rescues her and the husband is killed by the blackmailer, thus leaving them free to marry and find happiness together." ( Motion Pictures News Booking Guide, 2:11, Apr 1922.) +

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Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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