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The Sign of the Spade

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Directed by  Murdock MacQuarrie
Starring  Allan Forrest
Release date  June 26, 1916
Director  Murdock MacQuarrie
Cast  Allan Forrest
Written by  Kenneth B. Clarke
Cinematography  Robert Doreau
Running time  5 reels
Distributed by  Mutual Film Company
Produced by  American Film Manufacturing Company
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The Sign of the Spade is a 1916 silent film drama directed by Murdock MacQuarrie and starring a Allan Forrest and Helene Rosson. It was distributed through the Mutual Film Company.



  • Allan Forrest - Howard Lamson
  • Helene Rosson - Shirley Lamson
  • Warren Ellsworth - Wallace Thorpe
  • Harvey Clark - Old Deefy/James Fenton (*as Harvey Clarke)
  • Clarence Burton - Dave Harmon
  • Robert Miller - Theodore Roosevelt Jenkins
  • George Gebhardt - Tony Rimonetti
  • Preservation status

    The film is preserved (in nitrate) at the Library of Congress.


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