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The Reason Why (1918)

A Russian refugee who masquerades as Zara, niece of Francis Markrute, comes to his home and marries Lord Tancred, a scion of the English nobility, after a long series of misadventures she ... See full summary »

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Zara Zenova
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Lord Tancred
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Lady Highford
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Francis Markrute
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Lord Ellerton
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Duchess of Glastonbury
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Mimo
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A Russian refugee who masquerades as Zara, niece of Francis Markrute, comes to his home and marries Lord Tancred, a scion of the English nobility, after a long series of misadventures she makes a full confession to her supposed uncle and to her husband regarding her origin and her young son by a former marriage to a Russian prefect of police, whom an infuriated mob murdered for his cruelty. Tancred is stunned, but only for a moment. Overwhelmed with forgiveness he avows his undying love. Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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30 April 1918 (USA)  »

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Lady Tancreds hemlighet  »

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