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How Could You, Jean?
(1918) American
B&W : Five reels / 4750 feet
Directed by William D. Taylor (William Desmond Taylor)

Cast: Mary Pickford [Jean Mackaye], Casson Ferguson [Ted Burton Jr.], Spottiswoode Aitken [Rufus Bonner], Herbert Standing [Theodore Burton Sr.], Fanny Midgley [Mrs. Bonner], Larry Peyton (Lawrence Peyton) [Oscar], ZaSu Pitts [Oscar’s sweetheart], Mabelle Harvey [?] [Susan Trent or Susan Cooper]?, Lucille Ward [Mrs. Kate Morley], Emma Gerdes [Morley child], Wesley Barry [Morley child], Burwell Hamerick [Morley child], Althea Worthley [Morley child], Dorothy Rosher [Morley child], Jack Herbert [Morley child], Valeria Traxler [Morley child]

Mary Pickford Film Corporation production; distributed by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation (Paramount Pictures Corporation) [Artcraft Pictures; A Mary Pickford Production]. / Scenario by Frances Marion, from the novel How Could You, Jean? by Eleanor Hoyt Brainerd. Assistant director, Frank Richardson. Cinematography by Charles Rosher. / © 4 June 1918 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP12496]. Released 23 June 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.2075.

Survival status: The film is presumed lost.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 6 February 2009.

References: AFI-F1 n. F1.2075; Eyman-Pickford p. 331.

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