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The Honor of the Family
B&W : One reel
Directed by (unknown)
Cast: [?] Lon Chaney?
Rex Film Company production; distributed by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / Released 7 November 1912. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / [?] Thought by some historians to be the earliest identified Lon Chaney film; Blake-Films p. 1 maintains that Chaney did not appear in the film.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: English - Heirs - Letters - Love triangles - Marriages - Self-sacrifice - Suicide (Attempted)
Listing updated: 6 May 2011.
References: Blake-Films p. 1 : Website-Chaney; Website-IMDb.