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Forbidden Fruit (1921)

 |  Drama  |  23 January 1921 (USA)
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Mary Maddock becomes a seamstress after her husband Steve wastes their money on booze. Her employer provides her as an escort to accompany millionaire Mallory. Her husband tries ... See full summary »

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Clarence Burton ...
Steve Maddock
Theodore Roberts ...
James Harrington Mallory
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Mrs. Mallory
Forrest Stanley ...
Nelson Rogers
Theodore Kosloff ...
Pietro Giuseppe
Shannon Day ...
Nadia Craig
Bertram Johns ...
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Mrs. Mallory's First Maid
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Mary Maddock becomes a seamstress after her husband Steve wastes their money on booze. Her employer provides her as an escort to accompany millionaire Mallory. Her husband tries blackmailing Mallory and is later killed by the police, leaving Mary free to wed the millionaire. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Forbuden Frugt  »

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King Baggot and Ann Forrest were originally cast as Steve and Mary Maddock, but they were replaced by Clarence Burton and Agnes Ayres. See more »

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He Can't Tell a Story
11 December 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Apart from admiring DeMille's attention to detail in this film, I felt absolutely nothing. He can't tell a story because he doesn't engage with his actors. He just hands them a script, expects them to know what they're doing, and then collaborates with the cinematographer. He is a painter rather than a director.


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