New York : Kino International, c2008.
1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., b&w with hand-tinted sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
First ladies, early women filmmakers
Silent film with English intertitles and music score.
Priscilla Bonner, Nellie Bly Baker, Carl Miller, Mary Carr, Virginia Pearson, Tyrone Power, Sr.
Director, Walter Lang ; adaptation, Dorothy Arzner ; photographer, James Diamond ; manager of production, Cliff Broughton ; produced for video by Jessica Rosner ; piano solo score performed and arranged by Robert Israel ; video restoration, Bret Wood.
Originally released as a silent motion picture in 1925; digitally remastered version originally released on videocassette in 2000.
Based on the novel of the same name by Adela Rogers St. Johns.
A vulnerable young woman, whose blind trust in a man leads her into a New Orleans bordello, endures the hardships of that life, but is eventually driven to murdering her lover. A sympathetic jury acquits her and after a period of hardship she ultimately finds happiness.
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