"The Glorious Lady" is a
moving drama included this film in our program to illustrate the work and
contributions of Olive Thomas, a star of Silent Hall of Fame. This rare film
lets us enjoy one of very few surviving performances of Olive Thomas, who died
the year after its release at 25.
A simple English girl becomes a
duchess by marriage and must fulfill the heavy duty of giving birth to an heir
to extend the noble family line.
George Irving Written by
George M. Arthur Starring
Olive Thomas, Matt Moore, Evelyn Brent, Robert Taber, Mona
Kingsley, Huntley Gordon Cinematography Lewis Physioc Distributed by Select Pictures
Corporation Release date
October 19, 1919 Running time 53 min Country
United States Language
Silent film, English intertitles
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