The Invisible Hand
B&W : Serial / 31 reels
Directed by William J. Bowman + [Antonio Moreno]
Cast: Antonio Moreno [John Sharpe / ‘The Needle’], Pauline Curley, Brinsley Shaw, Jay Morley, Sam Polo, George Mellcrest, Charles Rich, Gordon Sackville
The Vitagraph Company of America production; distributed by The Vitagraph Company of America. / Scenario by Graham Baker (C. Graham Baker, from a screen story by Cyrus Townsend Brady and Albert E. Smith. / 15 episodes (two reels each):  “Setting the Snare,” released December 1919 (three reels);  “Gassed”;  “Closing the Net,” released March 1920. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Moreno directed episodes 14 and 15 to replace Bowman who was ill.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Serials - Weapons: Guns
Listing updated: 21 May 2012.
References: Lahue-Bound p. 68; Lahue-Continued pp. 206, 286; Lahue-Gentlemen p. 159; Slide-BigV p. 312 : ClasIm-223 p. 26 : Website-IMDb; Website-SerSq.