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The film was copyrighted as 7 reels. According to a Var news item on 11 Mar 1925, Marie Prevost was initially cast as the lead but was replaced by Patsy Ruth ... More Less

The film was copyrighted as 7 reels. According to a Var news item on 11 Mar 1925, Marie Prevost was initially cast as the lead but was replaced by Patsy Ruth Miller. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
15 Nov 1925
p. 7.
New York Times
10 Nov 1925
p. 25.
Variety
11 Mar 1925
p. 40.
DETAILS
Release Date:
21 November 1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: week of 7 November 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
18 August 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21758
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,506
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Wealthy Jack Talbot falls in love with Rose Kirby, a girl living in reduced circumstances, but, through fear of his mother's disapproval, he does not marry her. Rose later marries Clyde Bainbridge, a rotter who knows that, under the terms of a secret contract, Rose will inherit the Talbot ironworks. Rose finds the contract, but, mistrusting her husband, does not make use of it. Talbot marries a vamp, who later dies in childbirth. Clyde is accidentally killed by Rose's demented grandfather. Rose and Talbot then return to each other, finding together a long-delayed ... +


Wealthy Jack Talbot falls in love with Rose Kirby, a girl living in reduced circumstances, but, through fear of his mother's disapproval, he does not marry her. Rose later marries Clyde Bainbridge, a rotter who knows that, under the terms of a secret contract, Rose will inherit the Talbot ironworks. Rose finds the contract, but, mistrusting her husband, does not make use of it. Talbot marries a vamp, who later dies in childbirth. Clyde is accidentally killed by Rose's demented grandfather. Rose and Talbot then return to each other, finding together a long-delayed happiness. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Society


Subject

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

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