The Guilt of Silence
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Elmer Clifton
Cast: Monroe Salisbury [Mathew ‘Silent’ Smith], Ruth Clifford [Mary], Alfred Allen [Harkness], Betty Schade [Amy], Sam de Grasse [‘Gambler Joe’]
Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated, production; distributed by Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated, through The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / From the short story “Silent Smith” by Ethel Hill. Cinematography by Virgil E. Miller. / © 3 May 1918 by Bluebird Photoplays, Incorporated [LP12380]. Released 13 May 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.1732.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Alaska territory - Chases - Crime: Bigamy, Theft - Gamblers - Infants - Snow: Snowstorms
Listing updated: 17 February 2008.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.1732; Hirschhorn-Universal p. 30 : ClasIm-240 pp. 46, 47.