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America, or love and sacrifice (1924)
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Call no.:
DVD 001 939
Title:
America, or love and sacrifice
Alternate titles:
Love and sacrifice
Originally produced:
1924
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Torn between his revolutionary political beliefs and his love for the daughter of a Virginia Tory, Nathan Holden struggles with his fellow patriots for independence. But at the crossroads of this path to freedom stands Captain Walter Butler. A murderous redcoat, Butler ravages the fledgling colonies with a band of barbaric Mohawks.
Credits:
story by Robert W. Chambers ; screenplay & direction, D.W. Griffith.
Publication:
Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, c1998.
Languages:
Silent with English intertitles, accompanied by orchestral music.
Details:
1 DVD (140 min.) : silent, black & white and colorr tinted
Studio(s):
Blackhawk Films Collection (Library of Congress)
Director(s):
Griffith, D. W
Screenwriter(s):
Griffith, D. W
Producer(s):
Griffith, D. W
Cast:
Neil Hamilton, Erville Alderson, Carol Dempster, Lionel Barrymore.
Production:
Original 1924 score compiled and synchronized by Joseph Carl Breil & Adolph Fink ; adapted and performed by Eric Beheim ; music, Charles Hoffman.
Notes:
Based on a story by Robert Chambers.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1924.
Produced under the personal direction of D.W. Griffith.
Subjects:
Chambers, Robert W. (Robert William), 1865-1933 Film adaptations.
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Silent films.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Silent films
Year: 1920s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Title: America, or love and sacrifice
Director: Griffith, D. W
Actor: Alderson, Erville
Actor: Barrymore, Lionel
Actor: Dempster, Carol
Actor: Hamilton, Neil
Musical score composer: Hoffman, Charles
Production studio: Blackhawk Films Collection (Library of Congress)
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action