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Some sources credit the role of Cynthia Bancroft to Cora ... More Less

Some sources credit the role of Cynthia Bancroft to Cora Drew. More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
ETR
23 Feb 18
p. 955.
ETR
2 Mar 18
p. 1067.
MPW
23 Feb 18
p. 1143.
MPW
18 Jan 18
p. 43.
Wid's
28 Feb 18
p. 966.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
PRODUCTION TEXT
All-Star Series
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
PRODUCER
WRITERS
PHOTOGRAPHY
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel A Weaver of Dreams by Myrtle Reed (New York, 1911).
AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
18 February 1918
Copyright Claimant:
Metro Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
12 February 1918
Copyright Number:
LP12056
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

When Judith Sylvester becomes engaged to Dr. Carter Keith, he prepares a charming little home for her arrival, dubbing it the "House of Hearts." Their happiness is complete until Margery Gordon appears to distract Carter from his fiancée. Judith is troubled by his sudden change of heart, but not until she sees Margery and Carter embracing in the "House of Hearts" does she fully realize that their romance is over. After breaking their engagement, she moves in with Cynthia Bancroft, who had met and fallen in love with Judith's guardian, Martin Chandler, when the two were involved in a train wreck. Judith is instrumental in reuniting them, and then, left alone, she grimly resolves to make the best of ... +


When Judith Sylvester becomes engaged to Dr. Carter Keith, he prepares a charming little home for her arrival, dubbing it the "House of Hearts." Their happiness is complete until Margery Gordon appears to distract Carter from his fiancée. Judith is troubled by his sudden change of heart, but not until she sees Margery and Carter embracing in the "House of Hearts" does she fully realize that their romance is over. After breaking their engagement, she moves in with Cynthia Bancroft, who had met and fallen in love with Judith's guardian, Martin Chandler, when the two were involved in a train wreck. Judith is instrumental in reuniting them, and then, left alone, she grimly resolves to make the best of life. +

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

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