Release dateAugust 7, 1908 (1908-08-07) CinematographyBilly Bitzer, Arthur Marvin CastD W Griffith (Policeman), Linda Arvidson (Jennie), Florence Lawrence, Harry Solter (Frank), Robert Harron (Bellboy) Similar moviesRelated D W Griffith movies
A Calamitous Elopement is a 1908 American silent short comedy film directed by D. W. Griffith. A print of the film exists in the film archive of the Library of Congress.
A young couple decides to elope after being caught in the midst of a romantic moment by the woman's angry father. They make plans to leave, but a thief discovers their plans and hides in their trunk and waits for the right moment to steal their belongings.