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DETAILS
Release Date:
5 March 1922
Copyright Claimant:
Florence Vidor Productions
Copyright Date:
21 February 1922
Copyright Number:
LU17568
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,241
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Married after a brief courtship, Monte Collins finds that his wife Anne's concern for domestic duties and a simple life are incompatible with his preference for a fast society life. Seeing that it is impossible to convert him to her way of thinking, Anne decides to meet him halfway. She learns the latest dance steps, dresses in luxurious gowns, and (using her husband's friend, Henry Mortimer, as an escort) visits various gay establishments. At length, Monte awakens to the fact that Anne is drifting from him and becomes wildly jealous, threatening his friend, Henry. Anne convinces him that her love is unchanged, and Monte happily settles for his wife's domestic ... +


Married after a brief courtship, Monte Collins finds that his wife Anne's concern for domestic duties and a simple life are incompatible with his preference for a fast society life. Seeing that it is impossible to convert him to her way of thinking, Anne decides to meet him halfway. She learns the latest dance steps, dresses in luxurious gowns, and (using her husband's friend, Henry Mortimer, as an escort) visits various gay establishments. At length, Monte awakens to the fact that Anne is drifting from him and becomes wildly jealous, threatening his friend, Henry. Anne convinces him that her love is unchanged, and Monte happily settles for his wife's domestic charm. +

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Society


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AFI Life Achievement Award

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