An orphan in early 19th century England escapes the poorhouse only to fall among a gang of pickpockets in London.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nat C. Goodwin ...
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Charley Rogers ...
Artful Dodger (as Charles Rogers)
Mortimer Martine ...
Beatrice Moreland ...
Edwin McKim ...
Daniel Read ...
Bates
Hudson Liston ...
Frank Kendrick ...
Stuart Holmes ...
Lillian DeLesque ...
Rose
Millie Liston ...
Mrs. Maylie (as Mrs. Liston)
Will E. Sheerer ...
Giles (as Will Scherer)
Frank Stafford ...
Louise White ...
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An orphan in early 19th century England escapes the poorhouse only to fall among a gang of pickpockets in London.

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20 May 1912 (USA)  »

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This is the earliest known, if not the first feature length American film. Of the film's original five reels however, only four of them survive. Please check your attic. See more »

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