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D.W. Griffith (writer)
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10 October 1908 (USA) See more »
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"You have got to keep up with the bandwagon or quit." This never impressed old Wilkins so forcibly as when his son and daughter give him the go-by... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Mack Sennett ... Bill Wilkins
Harry Solter ... Wilkins' Son
George Gebhardt ... Prof. Dyem / First Couple
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Linda Arvidson

Charles Avery ... The Butler
Charles Gorman
Charles Inslee ... Clumsy Waiter (unconfirmed)

Florence Lawrence ... First Couple

Marion Leonard

Jeanie Macpherson

Directed by
D.W. Griffith 
 
Writing credits
D.W. Griffith (writer)

Cinematography by
G.W. Bitzer 
 

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10 min (16 fps)
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D.W. Griffith and Robert Burks, 19 November 2003
Author: Single-Black-Male from London, England

The 33 year old Griffith uses his subjective camera to guide us through this film. The voice of the camera is as subjective as Robert Burks' camera (Vertigo) and allows the audience to participate in the film.

Cecil B. DeMille's future wife, Jeanie Macpherson, appears in this film.

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