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A Woman’s Fool
B&W : Five reels
Directed by Jack Ford (John Ford)
Cast: Harry Carey [Lin McLean], Betty Schade [Katie Lusk], Molly Malone [Jessamine Buckner], Millard K. Wilson (M.K. Wilson) [‘The Virginian’], Vester Pegg [Tommy Lusk], Ed Jones [‘Honey’ Wiggin], William A. Carroll [Lusk], [?] Roy Clark or Robert Clark? [Billy], Sam de Grasse
The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated, production; distributed by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated [A Universal Special Attraction]. / Scenario by George Hively, from the novel Lin McLean by Owen Wister. Cinematography by Ben F. Reynolds (Ben Reynolds). / © 23 July 1918 by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated [LP12683]. Released 17 August 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / [?] Braff-Universal n. 9296 lists the release date as 12 August 1918.
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.5109.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Adoptions - Cowboys - Christmas - Death: Suicide - Marriages: Desertions, Neglected wives - Poison - USA: Colorado: Denver
Listing updated: 11 July 2006.
References: AFI-F1 n. F1.5109; Braff-Universal n. 9296; Hirschhorn-Universal p. 30; Sinclair-Ford p. 231 : ClasIm-240 p. 47 : Website-AFI.