Needs 5 Ratings

The Man from Bitter Roots (1916)

Bruce Burt and his partner Slim Naudain prospect for gold. When Slim picks a fight with Bruce, Bruce kills him in self-defense. Bruce then discovers Slim has a sister, and decides to find ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Oscar C. Apfel)

Writers:

(scenario) (as Oscar C. Apfel), (novel)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Bruce Burt
...
'Slim' Naudain (as Charles Whitaker)
Henry A. Barrows ...
T. Victor Sprudell (as H.A. Barrows)
...
J. Winfield Harrah
William Burress ...
Toy
Harry De Vere ...
Undetermined Role (as Henry De Vere)
Betty Schade ...
Undetermined Role
...
Undetermined Role
Ogden Crane ...
Undetermined Role
Edit

Storyline

Bruce Burt and his partner Slim Naudain prospect for gold. When Slim picks a fight with Bruce, Bruce kills him in self-defense. Bruce then discovers Slim has a sister, and decides to find her and give her half of his own gold dust in restitution. Before he can, he meets Victor Sprudell, who has been caught in a blizzard during a hunting trip. Bruce offers to find Sprudell's cook, who was left ill in a cabin. Before he leaves, Bruce tells Sprudell about Slim's sister and his plan to give her the gold dust. When Bruce does not return, Sprudell heads home to Indiana, where he opens the Bitter Root Mining Company. A reporter named Helen Dunbar is sent to interview him. Sprudell tells some of his story involving Bruce, and Helen realizes that Slim was her half-brother. Sprudell gives Helen $500, telling her that was what her brother left. Bruce returns and obtains water rights to the Company, in an attempt to control Sprudell. When Helen learns the truth about Sprudell, she and Bruce go ... Written by scsu1975

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

3 July 1916 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?