IMDb > The Message (1909)

The Message (1909) More at IMDbPro »


User Rating:
8.1/10   11 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 20% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Frank E. Woods (writer)
View company contact information for The Message on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
5 July 1909 (USA) See more »
Effie marries an honest farmer, rejecting a suitor from the city. Years later he returns and tries to persuade her to run away with him. | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order)
Frank Powell ... Harold Woodson
James Kirkwood ... David Williams

Robert Harron ... Farm Boy
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gladys Egan ... In Crowd
Arthur V. Johnson
Jeanie Macpherson
Owen Moore ... In Crowd
Anthony O'Sullivan ... In Crowd
Jack Pickford ... In Crowd

Mack Sennett ... In Crowd

Directed by
D.W. Griffith 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Frank E. Woods  writer

Cinematography by
G.W. Bitzer 
Arthur Marvin 

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

10 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Filming Locations:


This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for The Message (1909)


If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
The Rainbow Pass A Perfect World The Reformers; or, The Lost Art of Minding One's Business A Corner in Wheat The Open Gate
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits IMDb Short section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.