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The Eternal Mother
(1917) American
B&W : Five reels
Directed by (unknown)

Cast: Ethel Barrymore [Maris], Frank Mills [Dwight Alden], Jack W. Johnston [Lynch], Charles W. Sutton [the minister], Kaj Gynt [Kate], Louis R. Wolheim [Bucky McGhee], Maxine Elliott Hicks [Felice], J. Van Cortlandt [the butler]

Metro Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro Pictures Corporation [A Metro Wonderplay]. / Scenario by Mary Murillo, from the novel Red Horse Hill by Sidney McCall (Mary McNeil Fenollosa). Assistant director, John J. Dunn. Cinematography by George Webber. / © 20 November 1917 by Metro Pictures Corporation [LP11730]. Released 26 November 1917. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.

Drama: Social.

Survival Status: The film is presumed lost.

Listing updated: 5 April 2009.

References: Website-AFI.

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