The Blood Red Tape of Charity
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Edwin August
Cast: Edwin August [William Weldon], Lon Chaney [Marx, the pawnbroker]
Powers Picture Plays production; distributed by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / Produced by Pat Powers. Scenario by [?] Edwin August? / Released [?] 6 or 26? September 1913. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Chaney appeared unbilled. [?] Blake-Films p. 2 and Website-IMDb list the film as a one-reeler, but a quoted review (Blake-Films p. 3) implies that the film was released in two reels.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in Blake-Films pp. 2-3.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Accidents - Charity - Crime: Theft - Criminals: Thieves - Law: Enforcement: Police: Policemen - Poverty
Listing updated: 10 September 2014.
References: Blake-Films pp. 2-3 : Website-Chaney; Website-IMDb.