Pete Quilliam, a fisherman on the Isle of Man, and his best friend, a lawyer named Philip Christian, are each in love with Kate Cregeen, an innkeeper's daughter. Pete is rejected by the girl's father and leaves for South Africa to seek his fortune. When Pete is reported dead, Kate is saddened yet relieved, for she really loves Philip. But Pete returns with enough wealth to overcome the father's objections. Obedient to her father, Kate weds Pete, hoping for the best. Written by
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The London Film Company virtually took over the Island for a fortnight, hiring the complete railway system to move cast, technicians and extras around the various locations. There were 110 exterior shots, something that had never been attempted before. See more
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