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Going Straight
(1916) American
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Chester M. Franklin and Sidney A. Franklin

Cast: Norma Talmadge [Grace Remington], Ralph Lewis [John Remington], Nino Fovieri [their son], Francis Carpenter [their son], Fern Collier [their daughter], Ruth Handforth [Mrs. Remington’s maid], Eugene Pallette [Jimmy Briggs], George Stone [the ragged waif], Kate Toncray [Mrs. Van Dyke], Carmen De Rue [her daughter], Violet Radcliffe [her daughter]

The Fine Arts Film Company production; distributed by Triangle Film Corporation. / Scenario by Bernard McConville. Assistant director, Millard Webb. Cinematography by F.B. Good. / No copyright registration. Released 4 June 1916. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Working title: Playmates. The film was rereleased in the USA by S.A. Lynch Enterprises, Incorporated.

Drama: Crime.

Survival status: Prints exist in the George Eastman Museum film archive [two 35mm double reels]; in the National Film and Television Archive of the British Film Institute film archive [1959 feet of 35mm positive]; in the film holdings of EmGee Film Library [16mm reduction positive]; and in private film collections [16mm reduction positives].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 21 March 2012.

References: Website-AFI; Website-GEM; Website-Talmadge.

Home video: DVD.

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