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Shifting Sands (1918)

Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well. The German then attempts to blackmail her into helping ... See full summary »

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Marcia Grey is wrongly convicted on trumped-up evidence of a German. After serving her term, she rebuilds her life and marries well. The German then attempts to blackmail her into helping the German cause during WWI. Written by Herman Seifer <alagain@aol.com>

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Earliest surviving feature film starring Gloria Swanson. See more »

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Interesting melodrama
30 March 2003 | by (United states) – See all my reviews

I admit this is a slow movie but it is extremly interesting to people that enjoy Gloria Swanson movies. It's interesting to see her "Pre-DeMille" and see her acting techinigue varies little from her latter work. i.e. Queen Kelly, Affaiirs of Anatol, Sunset Blvd. Also, it's intersting to note that people enjoyed Gloria Swansons appeal in this movie it's innnocence . Sort of Mary pickford-ish without the little girl get ups that rocketed her contempory to fame. Admittedly I agree with other reviewers, this is a film for die hard Swanson fans.


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