In the Name of Love (1925)

Romantic comedy | 10 August 1925

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SOURCE CITATIONS
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Exhibitors Trade Review
5 Sep 1925
p. 67.
Film Daily
30 Aug 1925.
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New York Times
27 Aug 1925
p. 14.
Variety
26 Aug 1925
p. 25.
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LITERARY
Based on the novel The Lady of Lyons by Sir Edward George Bulwer-Lytton (London and New York, 1838).
DETAILS
Release Date:
10 August 1925
Copyright Claimant:
Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Copyright Date:
10 August 1925
Copyright Number:
LP21720
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
5,862
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Raoul Melnotte returns from Chicago to the French town of his birth in search of Marie Dufrayne, the sweetheart of his college days, finding that she has become a wealthy social climber in search of a titled husband. Raoul proposes to Marie, but she turns him down when she discovers that he is only a businessman. In league with her other two rejected suitors, Raoul then masquerades as a prince, revealing his true identity only after his wedding to Marie. Learning that she has married a common businessman, Marie is at first apoplectic, but true love wins out in the end, and she and Raoul settle down to married ... +


Raoul Melnotte returns from Chicago to the French town of his birth in search of Marie Dufrayne, the sweetheart of his college days, finding that she has become a wealthy social climber in search of a titled husband. Raoul proposes to Marie, but she turns him down when she discovers that he is only a businessman. In league with her other two rejected suitors, Raoul then masquerades as a prince, revealing his true identity only after his wedding to Marie. Learning that she has married a common businessman, Marie is at first apoplectic, but true love wins out in the end, and she and Raoul settle down to married life. +

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