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The Trail of Hate (1917)

When bandits capture the wife of a US army lieutenant stationed in the Philippines, along with her lover, the choice is his whether to forgive.

Director:

John Ford

Writer:

John Ford (scenario)
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Cast

Cast overview:
John Ford ... Lt. Jack Brewer (as Jack Ford)
Louise Granville Louise Granville ... Madge
Duke Worne Duke Worne ... Capt. Dana Holden
Jack Lawton Jack Lawton ... The Swede
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When bandits capture the wife of a US army lieutenant stationed in the Philippines, along with her lover, the choice is his whether to forgive.

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Short | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 1917 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El rastro del odio See more »

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Bison Motion Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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John Ford's second film as director. He also appeared in a lead role. As with his first film, no copies of this one can be located. See more »

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Painting Characters
5 February 2004 | by Single-Black-MaleSee all my reviews

At this early stage in John Ford's career he learned the art of painting characters in films like this one with bold brush strokes. He has good actor management, touching down lightly on the conjunction of each scene.


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