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Where Are My Children? (1916)

Approved | | Drama | May 1916 (USA)
A District Attorney's outspoken stand on abortion gets him in trouble with the local community.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tyrone Power Sr. ...
District Attorney Richard Walton (as Mr. Tyrone Power)
Helen Riaume ...
Mrs. Richard Walton
Marie Walcamp ...
Mrs. William Carlo
Cora Drew ...
Walton's Housekeeper
Rena Rogers ...
Lillian - Housekeeper's Daughter
A.D. Blake ...
Roger - Mrs. Walton's Brother
Juan de la Cruz ...
Dr. Herman Malfit
C. Norman Hammond ...
Dr. William Homer
William J. Hope ...
Richard's Brother-in-Law - a Eugenic Husband
Marjorie Blynn ...
Richard's Sister - a Eugenic Wife
William Haben ...
Dr. Gilding
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While prosecuting a physician for the death of a client after an abortion, the district attorney discovers that his wife helped her society friends and the daughter of her maid obtain and pay for abortions from the physician (and was perhaps herself also a client.) Written by Anonymous

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The character Mrs. William Carlo was originally called Mrs. William Brandt, but a New York socialite of the same name objected to its use so all references were changed shortly before the film's release. See more »

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Surpassed my expectations; very powerful and will never forget it.
18 August 2000 | by (Cleveland, Ohio) – See all my reviews

I saw this silent movie late last evening on Turner Classic Movies. It surpassed my expectations (especially being that there was no sound and that it was made in 1916!); I could not take my eyes away. The interesting concept of "the place where unborn children are" was very powerful. The emotions portrayed in this movie very very strong; excellent acting by all. It is a movie that I will never forget, am still thinking about it today-it was that moving!


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