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(1924) American
B&W : Eight reels / 8363 feet
Directed by Frank Borzage

Cast: Norma Talmadge [Mary Carlton, nee Mary Marlowe], Eugene O’Brien [John Carlton], Frank Elliott [Robert Carlton], Alice Day [Blanche Carlton], Clarissa Selwynne [Audrey Carlton], George Cowl [John Carlton Jr.], Winston Miller [Robert Carleton, as a child], May Giraci [Audrey Carlton, as a child], Francis Feeney [John Carlton Jr., as a child], George Nichols [William Marlowe], Emily Fitzroy [Mrs. Marlowe], Claire McDowell [Elizabeth Channing], Charles Ogle [Doctor McGovern], Winter Hall [Doctor Arbuthnot], Gertrude Astor [Mrs. Manwaring], Florence Wix [Lady Lessington], Patterson Dial [Susan], Harvey Clark [Bob]

Distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Scenario by Frances Marion, from the play Secrets by Rudolf Besier and May Edginton. Cinematography by Tony Gaudio. Presented by Joseph M. Schenck. / © 11 February 1924 [LP19901]. Premiered 24 March 1924 in New York, New York. Released late March 1924. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.


Survival status: Prints exist in the Library of Congress film archive [35mm nitrate positive, missing reels 4 and 5]; in the Museum of Modern Art film archive [35mm acetate negative, with Czech intertitles, with 16mm reduction viewing positive]; in the Cinémathèque Royale, Brussels, film archive [5889 feet only]; and in the UCLA Film and Television Archive film archive : Prints may also exist in the Gosfilmofond film archive; and in the Mary Pickford Foundation film archive [35mm duplicate negative, 35mm fine-grain master duplicate positive, 35mm duplicate positives].

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Keywords: Dreams - Marriages: Fidelity - Ranches - United Kingdom: England

Listing updated: 21 May 2012.

References: Paris-Brooks p. 80; Quirk-Colman p. 93 : Website-AFI; Website-Pickford; Website-Talmadge.

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