Two gangs of crooks, living side-by-side, each mistake the other for a wealthy household and each plot to rob the other.

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Ruth Brockton
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Ira Lazarre
Frank Campeau ...
Steven Wilson
Edwin Stevens ...
Mr. Palmer
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Grace Palmer
Frederick Burton ...
George Brockton
Nicholas Dunaew ...
Antonio Verdi
Mayme Kelso ...
Mrs. Brockton
Jess Singleton ...
Phil
Elinor Hancock ...
Mrs. Palmer
William A. Carroll ...
Ruth's chauffeur
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Two gangs of crooks, living side-by-side, each mistake the other for a wealthy household and each plot to rob the other.

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26 January 1919 (USA)  »

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Blandt New Yorks Storsvindlere  »

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Director Allan Dwan stated that he had so much trouble with actors upstaging one another (moving upstage to force the other actors to turn their backs to the camera) that he tied ropes to the actors' ankles out of camera range and yanked them back whenever they drifted upstage. See more »

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