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A Million Bid
B&W : [?] Four or Five? reels
Directed by Ralph W. Ince
Cast: Anita Stewart, E.K. Lincoln, Charles Kent, Julia Swayne Gordon, Harry Morey (Harry T. Morey), Gladden James, George Stevens, Donald Hall, Kate Price
The Vitagraph Company of America production, by arrangement with Broadway Star Features Company; distributed by The General Film Company, Incorporated [Special Features Department; Broadway Star Features]. / Scenario by Marguerite Bertsch, from the play Agnes by George Cameron (Gladys S. Rankin Drew). Production supervised by Albert E. Smith. Cinematography by William T. Stewart. / © 26 November 1913 by The Vitagraph Company of America [LP2192]. Premiered 7 February 1914 at the Vitagraph Theatre in New York, New York. Released April 1914. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / This film was part of the premiere bill at Vitagraph’s opening of the renamed Criterion Theatre, the Vitagraph Theatre, in New York, New York. The film was rereleased by V-L-S-E, Incorporated, on 4 April 1917. The play was subsequently filmed as A Million Bid (1927).
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.2942.
Survival status: (unknown)
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Amnesia - Death - Families: Mother-daughter relationships - Widows - Yachts
Listing updated: 11 July 2008.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.2942; Slide-Early p. 16; Tarbox-Lost pp. 193, 194.