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The Devil's Passkey (1920)

 |  Drama  |  8 August 1920 (USA)
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The wife of an American playwright in Paris becomes ensnared in the seductive wiles of an American Army officer, but her devotion to her husband convinces the officer to try to extricate ... See full summary »

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Sam De Grasse ...
Una Trevelyn ...
Clyde Fillmore ...
Captain Rex Strong
Maude George ...
Renée Malot
Leo White ...
Amadeus Malot
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La Belle Odera
Jack Mathis ...
Count De Trouvere
Ruth King ...
Yvonne, His Wife
Albert Edmondson ...
Alphonse Marior (as Al Edmondson)
Edward Reinach ...
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The wife of an American playwright in Paris becomes ensnared in the seductive wiles of an American Army officer, but her devotion to her husband convinces the officer to try to extricate her from the gossip and scandal that have ensued. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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8 August 1920 (USA)  »

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Clothes and Treachery  »

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$185,000 (estimated)
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