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Manslaughter
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directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; performed by Lois Wilson, 1894-1988, Thomas Meighan, 1879-1936 and Leatrice Joy, 1893-1985 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1922), 59 mins
MANSLAUGHTER stars Leatrice Joy as a pampered debutante who is forced to confront her irresponsible lifestyle when she causes the death of a traffic cop. To emphasize the debauchery of the Jazz Age elite, DeMille interwove scenes of champagne-soaked parties and Roman orgies, a device that served as a stern warning...
directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; performed by Lois Wilson, 1894-1988, Thomas Meighan, 1879-1936 and Leatrice Joy, 1893-1985 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1922), 59 mins
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The Cheat
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directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959 and Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company; performed by Jack Dean, 1874-1950, Sessue Hayakawa, 1889-1973 and Fannie Ward, 1871-1952 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1915), 59 mins
Mixed messages abound in THE CHEAT, in which a society woman (Fannie Ward) allows a wealthy Burmese trader (Sessue Hayakawa) to settle her debt for her, not realizing that in exchange he intends to brand her flesh as his own. Highly influential for its dramatic low-key lighting and its frank depiction of extra-mar...
directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959 and Jesse L. Lasky, 1880-1958, Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company; performed by Jack Dean, 1874-1950, Sessue Hayakawa, 1889-1973 and Fannie Ward, 1871-1952 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1915), 59 mins
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The Oyster Princess
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directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; produced by Paul Davidson, 1867-1927, Projektions-AG Union; performed by Harry Liedtke, 1882-1945, Ossi Oswalda, 1897-1947 and Victor Janson, 1884-1960 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1919), 1 hour
In The Oyster Princess, a pampered American oyster tycoon decides to find a prince to marry his daughter, but things don't go quite as planned. Along the way, there are mishaps, misunderstandings and a foxtrot sequence that must be seen to be believed.
directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; produced by Paul Davidson, 1867-1927, Projektions-AG Union; performed by Harry Liedtke, 1882-1945, Ossi Oswalda, 1897-1947 and Victor Janson, 1884-1960 (New York, NY: Kino Lorber, 1919), 1 hour
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