Borrowed Husbands (1924)

Comedy-drama | 13 April 1924

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CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
PRODUCER
WRITER
C. Graham Baker
Scen
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the short story "Borrowed Husbands" by Mildred K. Barbour (publication undetermined).
LITERARY SOURCE AUTHOR
DETAILS
Release Date:
13 April 1924
Production Date:

Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Vitagraph Co. of America
7 April 1924
LP20056
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,850
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

While her husband, Gerald, is in South America on an archeological expedition, vivacious Nancy Burrard lightens her boredom with several flirtations. Believing her to be a widow, Major Desmond becomes infatuated with her; he meets Gerald in South America, however, and advises him to hurry home. The Burrards are reconciled, and all ends well (except in the case of Dr. Langwell, another of Nancy's dalliances, who has poisoned his nurse, Peggy Fleurette, and then committed ...

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While her husband, Gerald, is in South America on an archeological expedition, vivacious Nancy Burrard lightens her boredom with several flirtations. Believing her to be a widow, Major Desmond becomes infatuated with her; he meets Gerald in South America, however, and advises him to hurry home. The Burrards are reconciled, and all ends well (except in the case of Dr. Langwell, another of Nancy's dalliances, who has poisoned his nurse, Peggy Fleurette, and then committed suicide).

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Sub-genre:
Society


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