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The Evil Eye
Also known as A Woman’s Victory in the USA
(1917) American
B&W : Five reels
Directed by George Melford

Cast: Blanche Sweet [Doctor Katherine Torrance], Tom Forman [Leonard Sheldon], Webster Campbell [Frank King], J. Parks Jones [Clifford Torrance], Walter Long [Mexican Joe], Ruth King [Rosa], William Dale [Michael]

Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated, production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by George D. Proctor, from the screen story “A Woman’s Victory” by Hector Turnbull. Assistant director, Claude Mitchell. Cinematography by Percy Hilburn. / © 27 December 1916 by Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company, Incorporated [LP9837]. Released 4 January 1917. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The working title was A Woman’s Victory and that title appears on at least one existing print of the film.


Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.1214.

Survival status: Print exists in the Library of Congress film archive.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 13 January 2011.

References: AFI-F1 n. F1.1214; Drew-Speaking p. 287 : Website-AFI : with additional information provided by Pete Jones.

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