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|Also Known As:||Died:||September 20, 1927|
|Born:||October 1, 1864||Cause of Death:|
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Director (feature film)
In this silent short, a young man's heroism lands him a job as a policeman, but he comes to regret it.
Cast (feature film)
An Austrian Army officer falls for a bourgeois girl to the dismay of both their parents.
In this silent film, a military officer in imperial Russia becomes a masked outlaw to avenge the loss of his family''''s land.
In this silent film, a chance separation throws young lovers into the dregs of society.
A small town girl who wants to be movie star wins a contract based on a studio mix-up.
Ek is a disembodied spirit, required to wait his turn in the boring cosmos until he is allowed to inhabit an earthly body. Impatient, he sneaks off to earth to find a body and, after several failed attempts, finds Professor Ezra Botts, a timid old pedant and researcher of psychic phenomena. Life fairly well kicks Professor Botts around as it does all timid souls, and he gets little love or respect. But during an experimental trance, he is able to leave his body behind and at that moment, Ek sees his chance and slips in, taking over the professor's body. The "new" professor is energetic, charismatic, and dynamic, and from the limbo in which he floats, the real professor fears that Ek is going to wear out the tired old body before he, Botts, can return to it. And just how is he supposed to get back into his body, anyway?
Joel, a young fellow who's never been to the city, is delighted when a traveling theatre troupe comes to town. So taken is he with the performers that he takes a job as a stagehand in hopes of getting to be an actor. But a robbery during a performance provides Joel with an unexpected challenge.
Against the backdrop of the Italian-Austrian war of unification, troubled Countess Livia Serpieri betrays her country for the love of an Austrian rogue, Franz Mahler. As her resources dwindle, Livia comes to realize that their love might not be as pure as she thought.
Axel Heyst, an uncommitted wanderer, has settled on an island in the South Seas. He takes pity on a troubled young woman, Lena, and gives her refuge on her island. But the piratical Mr. Jones, who believes Heyst has treasure buried on his island, leads his cohorts in an invasion of Heyst's haven.
John Logan leaves his parents and sweetheart in bucolic Happy Valley to make his fortune in the city. Those he left behind become miserable and beleaguered in his absence, but after several years he returns, a wealthy man. But his embittered father, not recognizing him for who he is, plans to murder the newly- arrived "stranger" for his money.
In this silent film, World War I threatens the lives of two small-town sweethearts.
An orphan brought up in a mining settlement is sent to New York to live with her aunt
After a botched spinal operation leaves him confined to a wheelchair, Pericle decides to sue the surgeon. In need of medical testimony on his behalf, he enlists the aid of his longtime physician friend Mario. But when Mario is offered an attractive bribe to stay away from the case, Pericle and his l
Four lifelong friends share one very special summer. Introduced as babies who were born to mothers who met in a prenatal aerobics class, the four grew up together and developed an enduring bond despite their distinctly different emerging personalities. Now, after years of sharing every triumph and l
Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)
A television movie based on the true story of an aristocratic British woman who finds herself involved in the French underground during World War II, operating an escape route for downed Allied airmen in Nazi-occupied France.
A man''''s sister brings her two boys over to his office who spend a lot of time and effort in ruining his practice in this short silent comedy.
Factory owners force children to slave as unskilled labor.
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