DirectorGeorge Melford GenresDrama, Silent film CountryUnited States
Release dateMay 1914 (1914-05) Based onplay Une cause celebre
by Adolphe Philippe Dennery and Eugene Cormon WriterEugene Cormon (play), Gene Gauntier (scenario), Adolphe dEnnery (play) CastAlice Joyce, Marguerite Courtot Similar moviesJungle Menace (1937), The Dude Bandit (1933), Cowboy Counsellor (1932), The Sheik (1921), Moran of the Lady Letty (1922)
A Celebrated Case is a 1914 American silent drama film starring Alice Joyce, Guy Coombs and Marguerite Courtot. It is based on the 1877 play Une cause célèbre by Adolphe Philippe Dennery and Eugene Cormon. A French soldier is wrongfully sentenced to the galleys for the murder of his wife.