Little Mary Sunshine (1916)

Drama | 3 March 1916

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Motog
18 Mar 1916
p. 645.
MPN
18 Mar 1916
p. 1619.
MPW
18 Mar 1916
p. 1846, 1894
NYDM
2 Sep 1916
p. 26.
Wid's
20 Apr 1916
p. 516.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
PRODUCTION TEXT
Gold Rooster Plays
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
PHOTOGRAPHY
DETAILS
Release Date:
3 March 1916
Copyright Claimant:
Pathé Exchange, inc.
Copyright Date:
30 March 1916
Copyright Number:
LU7954
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Deserted by her father after he drunkenly kills her mother, three-year-old Mary, looking for a place to sleep, climbs into an automobile. Later, after his sweetheart, Sylvia Sanford, has thrown him out of her house because of his heavy drinking, Bob Daley staggers into his car and finds Mary there. Bob takes her to his home and cares for her, but the real therapeutic effect of the relationship is on Bob. Now acting as a parent, he becomes both responsible and sober. As a result of this new seriousness, Sylvia is reconciled with Bob and then marries him, and the couple rears Mary as their ... +


Deserted by her father after he drunkenly kills her mother, three-year-old Mary, looking for a place to sleep, climbs into an automobile. Later, after his sweetheart, Sylvia Sanford, has thrown him out of her house because of his heavy drinking, Bob Daley staggers into his car and finds Mary there. Bob takes her to his home and cares for her, but the real therapeutic effect of the relationship is on Bob. Now acting as a parent, he becomes both responsible and sober. As a result of this new seriousness, Sylvia is reconciled with Bob and then marries him, and the couple rears Mary as their daughter. +

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

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