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The Heart of a Child (1920)

A poverty-stricken Cockney girl rises through incredible adventures to become the wife of a nobleman.

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Sally Snape (as Nazimova)
Charles Bryant ...
Lord Kidderminster
Ray Thompson ...
Johnny Doone
Nell Newman ...
Mary Murray
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Charley Peastone
Eugene Klum ...
Alf Stevens
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Lady Dorothea
Jane Sterling ...
Lady Fortive
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Joe Mosenstein
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Perry (as William J. Irving)
Myrtle Rishell ...
Miss Baine
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Lord Fortive
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A poverty-stricken Cockney girl rises through incredible adventures to become the wife of a nobleman.

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The kind of photoplay that amazes and grips you, that brings a tightening of the throat, and that leaves a feeling of satisfaction after it's pleasing climax. (Print ad- Utica ((N.Y.)) Morning Telegram, 24 January 1921)

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11 April 1920 (USA)  »

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La danseuse étoile  »

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