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Norma Talmadge (foreground).
Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
 
Smilin’ Through
Also known as {Smilin’ Thru}, {Smiling Through}
(1922) American
B&W : Eight reels
Directed by Sidney A. Franklin

Cast: Norma Talmadge [Kathleen; and Moonyeen], Wyndham Standing [John Carteret], Harrison Ford [Kenneth Wayne; and Jeremiah Wayne], Alec B. Francis [Doctor Owen], Glenn Hunter [Willie Ainsley], Grace Griswold [Ellen], Miriam Battista [Little Mary, Moonyeen’s sister], Eugene Lockhart [the village rector]

Norma Talmadge Productions production; distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated. / Scenario by Sidney A. Franklin and James Ashmore Creelman, from the play Smilin’ Through by Allan Langdon Martin. Production supervised by Joe Aller. Cinematography by Charles Rosher and Roy Hunt. Presented by Joseph M. Schenck. / © 7 May 1922 (as Smiling Through) by Norma Talmadge Productions [LP18047]. Released 13 February 1922. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.

Comedy-Drama: Romance.

Survival status: Prints exist in the Library of Congress film archive [35mm positive]; in the EYE Film Instituut Nederland film archive; and in the film holdings of Cohen Media Group (Raymond Rohauer collection) [35mm positive].

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Crime: Murder - Death: Murder - Families - War: World War I (28 July 1914-11 November 1918)

Listing updated: 24 September 2013.

References: Brownlow-Parade p. 232; Edmonds-BigU p. 57; Quirk-Colman pp. 78, 93, 94; Vermilye-Twenties pp. 82, 200, 210 : Website-AFI; Website-Talmadge.

 
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