The Desire of the Moth
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Rupert Julian
Cast: Ruth Clifford [Stella Vorhis], Monroe Salisbury [Christopher Foy], W.H. Bainbridge [Colonel Vorhis], Rupert Julian [John Wesley Pringle], Milton Brown [Matt Lisner], Al Sears (Allan Sears) [Dick Marr]
Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated, production; distributed by Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated, through The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / Scenario by Elliott J. Clawson, from a screen story by Eugene M. Rhodes. Cinematography by Ed Kull. / © 25 September 1917 by Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated [LP11458]. Released 22 October 1917. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Listing updated: 29 April 2009.
References: Hirschhorn-Universal p. 26 : Website-AFI.