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The Heart of an Outlaw
(1909) American
B&W : One reel / 1000 feet
Directed by D.W. Griffith

Cast: James Kirkwood [the husband / an outlaw], Marion Leonard [the outlaw’s wife], Mary Pickford [the outlaw’s daughter], Gladys Egan [the outlaw’s daughter, as a child], Henry B. Walthall [the Mexican lover], Arthur Johnson [Marshal J. Woodford / guardian], Frank Powell [outlaw gang member], William A. Quirk (Billy Quirk) [outlaw gang member], Mack Sennett [outlaw gang member; and a wedding guest], Owen Moore [posse member], Anthony O’Sullivan [posse member / a wedding guest], Linda Arvidson [a wedding guest], Gertrude Robinson [a wedding guest]

Biograph Company production. / Cinematography by G.W. Bitzer and [?] Arthur Marvin and/or D.W. Griffith? / No copyright registration. The film not released. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / [?] Website-AFI notes that this film was not released due to anticipated censorship.


Survival status: Prints exist in the Museum of Modern Art film archive [35mm nitrate negative, 35mm preservation positive].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Children - Criminals - Law: Enforcement: Police: Marshals - USA: New Jersey: Little Falls - USA: New Jersey: Shadyside

Listing updated: 21 March 2012.

References: Eyman-Pickford p. 324 : Website-AFI; Website-IMDb.

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