A Tale of Two Cities (1911) - Plot Summary Poster

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  • Barrister Sydney Caron falls in love with lovely Lucie Manette, daughter of a victim of the oppressive French aristocracy. After he successfully defends falsely accused Charles Darney, Carton's love for Lucie remains unrequited as she marries Darnay. When Darnay is ultimately condemned to death by a revolutionary tribunal during the Reign of Terror, his only hope for rescue lies with Carton.

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  • A condensed silent film version of the Charles Dickens classic about the French Revolution and its subsequent Reign of Terror.

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Part I: In France in the year 1757, there was a great conflict between wealth and poverty. In other words...

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