Souls for Sables (1925)

Melodrama | 1925

Director:

James McKay

Cinematographer:

Paul Parry

Editor:

F. Haddon Ware

Production Designer:

Edwin B. Willis

Production Company:

Tiffany Productions, Inc.
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BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Trade Review
5 Sep 1925
p. 69.
Film Daily
30 Aug 1925.
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Motion Picture News
12 Sep 1925
p. 1275.
New York Times
15 Sep 1925
p. 29.
Variety
16 Sep 1925
p. 40.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
PRODUCER
Pers supv
WRITERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
ART DIRECTORS
Art dir
Tech dir
FILM EDITOR
Film ed
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the short story "Garlan & Co." by David Graham Phillips in Success (Jun 1902).
DETAILS
Release Date:
1925
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 14 September 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Tiffany Productions, Inc.
Copyright Date:
1 September 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21788
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,500
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Fred Garlan, a prosperous maufacturer, neglects his wife, Alice, in favor of business; she, in turn, neglects him in favor of fine clothes and fast company. Becoming good friends with Esther Hamilton, Alice gets to know Harrison Morrill, a scoundrel who has bought Esther's body with a sable coat. Morrill becomes infatuated with Alice and arranges for her to win enough money at poker to buy a fur coat of her own. Fred believes that she has been unfaithful to him and leaves her. Alice decides to accompany Morrill to Paris, but when she reads in the paper that Jim Hamilton has killed both Esther and himself, she has a change of heart. Returning home, she finds Fred waiting for her with forgiveness and open ... +


Fred Garlan, a prosperous maufacturer, neglects his wife, Alice, in favor of business; she, in turn, neglects him in favor of fine clothes and fast company. Becoming good friends with Esther Hamilton, Alice gets to know Harrison Morrill, a scoundrel who has bought Esther's body with a sable coat. Morrill becomes infatuated with Alice and arranges for her to win enough money at poker to buy a fur coat of her own. Fred believes that she has been unfaithful to him and leaves her. Alice decides to accompany Morrill to Paris, but when she reads in the paper that Jim Hamilton has killed both Esther and himself, she has a change of heart. Returning home, she finds Fred waiting for her with forgiveness and open arms. +

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