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The Lie (1918 film)

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Producer  Adolph Zukor
Duration  
Country  United States
Director  J. Searle Dawley
Genre  Drama
Language  Silent
Writer  Henry Arthur Jones, Charles Maigne
Release date  April 14, 1918
Cast  David Powell, Elsie Ferguson
Similar movies  Frankenstein (1910), The Mysterious Miss Terry (1917), Rescued from an Eagles Nest (1908), A Social Celebrity (1926), Brewsters Millions (1921)

The Lie is a 1918 American silent drama film produced by Famous Players-Lasky and distributed by Artcraft Pictures, an affiliate of Paramount. J. Searle Dawley directed and stage star Elsie Ferguson starred in a story based on a 1914 play by Henry Arthur Jones and starring Margaret Illington. The film is now lost.

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Cast

  • Elsie Ferguson as Elinor Shale
  • David Powell as Gerald Forster
  • John L. Shine as Sir Robert Shale
  • Percy Marmont as Nol Dibdin
  • Charles Sutton as Hamp
  • Bertha Kent as Gibbard
  • Maude Turner Gordon as Lady Beachworth
  • Betty Howe as Lucy Shale
  • Reception

    Like many American films of the time, The Lie was subject to cuts by city and state film censorship boards. For example, the Chicago Board of Censors issued an Adults Only permit for the film.

    References

    The Lie (1918 film) Wikipedia
    The Lie (1918 film) IMDb


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