The Silent Voice
B&W : Seven reels
Directed by William J. Bowman
Cast: Francis X. Bushman [Franklyn Starr], Marguerite Snow [Marjorie Blair], Lester Cuneo [Bobbie Delorme], Ann Drew [Mildred Hallan], Miss C. Henry [?] (Catherine Henry)? [Heloise Delorme], Frank Bacon [Spring], William Clifford [Mr. Blair], Helen Dunbar [Mrs. Starr]
Quality Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Metro Pictures Corporation. / Scenario by I.K. Freedman and Eve Unsell, from the play The Silent Voice by Jules Eckert Goodman. Cinematography by William F. Adler. / © 13 September 1915 by Metro Pictures Corporation [LP6445]. Released 15 September 1920. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / Bacon’s film debut. The film premiered in New York and Chicago at seven reels. The film was cut to six reels for general release. [?] AFI-F1 n. F1.4021 notes that C. Henry may have been Catherine Henry.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Deaf persons - Marriages - Musicians - Nursing back to health
Listing updated: 29 March 2007.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.4021; Schuchman-Hollywood pp. 30, 34-36, 109, 111.