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Sally of the sawdust / produced and directed by D. W. Griffith ; screenplay by Forrest Halsey.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino International, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
From the play "Poppy" by Dorothy Donnelly.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1925.
Bonus features: filmed introduction by Orson Welles, trailer, image gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Harry Fischbeck ; music, Jack Ward ; editor, Will Dalzell.
Participant or Performer Note:
W.C. Fields, Carol Dempster, Alfred Lunt, Effie Shannon, Erville Alderson, Glen Anders, Charles Hammond, Roy Applegate.
Summary, etc.:
A conman is entrusted to take care of a young orphan girl until he can return her to her grandparents, but learns that the grandfather of the girl is a judge who despises conmen.
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Language Note:
Silent with English intertitles, accompanied by orchestral music.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Orphans > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Silent films.

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