Outwitted (1925)

Melodrama | 1925

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Oswego (NY) Daily Times
24 Jan 1925
p. 2.
Variety
21 Jan 1925
p. 37.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
PRODUCER
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
FILM EDITOR
Film ed
DETAILS
Release Date:
1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: ca. 21 January 1925
Oswego, NY opening: 25 January 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Independent Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
1 July 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21631
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Tiger McGuire, the head of a gang of counterfeiters, is captured by Jack Blaisdel, a Treasury agent, and sentenced to 20 years in jail. On the way to prison, Tiger escapes and rejoins his old gang, vowing to get even with Jack. John Kinney, the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, suspends Jack from the department for being away from his normal duties but on the plea of his daughter, Helen (who is in love with Jack), gives him 48 hours to bring Tiger in. During a dance at her home, Helen is kidnaped by Tiger, who takes her aboard the yacht he uses as a hideout. Jack discovers the whereabouts of the craft and outwits the gang, rescuing Helen and recapturing ... +


Tiger McGuire, the head of a gang of counterfeiters, is captured by Jack Blaisdel, a Treasury agent, and sentenced to 20 years in jail. On the way to prison, Tiger escapes and rejoins his old gang, vowing to get even with Jack. John Kinney, the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, suspends Jack from the department for being away from his normal duties but on the plea of his daughter, Helen (who is in love with Jack), gives him 48 hours to bring Tiger in. During a dance at her home, Helen is kidnaped by Tiger, who takes her aboard the yacht he uses as a hideout. Jack discovers the whereabouts of the craft and outwits the gang, rescuing Helen and recapturing Tiger. +

GENRE
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Sub-genre:
Society


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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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