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The 5 Aug 1922 Exhibitors Trade Review reported that Brawn of the North was "being edited and ... More Less

The 5 Aug 1922 Exhibitors Trade Review reported that Brawn of the North was "being edited and titled." More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Exhibitors Trade Review
5 Aug 1922
p. 692.
DETAILS
Release Date:
November 1922
Premiere Information:
Los Angeles premiere: ca12 November 1922
Copyright Claimant:
Trimble-Murfin Productions
Copyright Date:
1 November 1922
Copyright Number:
LP18350
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
7,759
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Marion Wells and the dog Brawn go to Alaska to join her brother, Lester, and Howard Burton, her fiancé. The men quarrel, Burton kills Lester, and Brawn drags Marion through a storm to Peter Coe's cabin. Peter forces marriage on her, but she leaves him and sells Brawn to support herself. When Peter finds the dog mistreated by his new owner, he rescues Brawn and returns him to Marion, who now realizes that she loves Peter. Sometime later, while making a trip into town with their baby, Marion and Peter leave their sled to search for Brawn, who has succumbed to the charms of Lady Silver and followed her. They return to find their baby gone, but later they discover that Brawn came back to save the baby from a pack of wolves and carried her to a missionary's ... +


Marion Wells and the dog Brawn go to Alaska to join her brother, Lester, and Howard Burton, her fiancé. The men quarrel, Burton kills Lester, and Brawn drags Marion through a storm to Peter Coe's cabin. Peter forces marriage on her, but she leaves him and sells Brawn to support herself. When Peter finds the dog mistreated by his new owner, he rescues Brawn and returns him to Marion, who now realizes that she loves Peter. Sometime later, while making a trip into town with their baby, Marion and Peter leave their sled to search for Brawn, who has succumbed to the charms of Lady Silver and followed her. They return to find their baby gone, but later they discover that Brawn came back to save the baby from a pack of wolves and carried her to a missionary's cabin. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Northwest


Subject

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

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