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Orphans Of The Storm (2002, original release: 1921)


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Published: New York : Kino on Video, 2002, c1921
Series: Griffith masterworks
Edition:  Digitally remastered [version]
Description:  1 videodisc (150 min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6307399791,
Language:  English

Originally produced as a silent motion picture in 1921

Adapted from The two orphans, by A. D'Ennery

Special features: Filmed introduction by Orson Welles; footeage taken at D.W. Griffith's funeral; radio eulogy for Griffith by Erich von Stroheim; portfolio of Griffith photographs; Rescued from the eagle's nest (1908), a rare film starring D.W. Griffith the actor; "The story of David Wark Griffith", a biography of Griffith published in Photoplay Magazine in 1916

Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Josef Schildkraut, Creighton Hale, Monte Blue, Sidney Herbert, Lucille La Verne, Sheldon Lewis, Frank Puglia, Morgan Wallace, Frank Losee, Leslie King, Catherine Emmett

Two girls, raised as sisters, arrive in Paris on the eve of the French revolution only to be cruelly and tragically separated

MPAA rating: Not rated


Silent, with added musical score and English intertitles

Related Searches:
Orphans -- Drama
France -- Drama -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799
Feature films
Silent films
Historical films
Added--05/11 advd

Additional Credits:
Griffith, D. W. 1875-1948 (David Wark),
Gish, Lillian, 1893-1993
Gish, Dorothy
Schildkraut, Joseph, 1895-1964
Blue, Monte, 1887-1963
La Verne, Lucille, 1872-1945
Puglia, Frank, 1892-1975
Wallace, Morgan, 1881-1953
Losee, Frank
Ennery, Adolphe d', 1811-1899.
Kino International Corporation

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