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Slave of Desire (1923)

 |  Drama  |  4 October 1923 (USA)
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George Walsh ...
Raphael Valentin
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Pauline Gaudin
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Countess Fedora
Wally Van ...
Edward Connelly ...
The Antiquarian
Eulalie Jensen ...
Mrs. Gaudin
Herbert Prior ...
Mr. Gaudin
William Orlamond ...
Champrose
Nick De Ruiz ...
Tallifer (as Nicholas De Ruiz)
William von Hardenburg ...
The General
Harmon MacGregor ...
Emile
George Periolat ...
The Duke
Harry Lorraine ...
Finot
Calvert Carter ...
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The Magic Skin  »

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Slave of Desire (1923) -- Lost Silent ?
18 July 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This 1923 silent drama was based on the novel La peau de chagrin, roman philosophique by Honorè de Balzac (Paris, 1831). Produced by the Goldwyn Pictures Corporation, it starred George Walsh, Carmel Myers and Bessie Love. Sadly, Slave of Desire is now a lost silent and all I can offer the reader is this very brief film synopsis.

Poet Raphael Valentin ( George Walsh ) meets the vampish Russian Countess Fedora ( Carmel Myers ), who makes him successful overnight, then rejects him. An Antiquarian gives him a piece of magic leather that will grant every wish. The poet becomes rich and famous again, destroys Countess Fedora, and is about to die because he is a "slave of desire" when a girl, Pauline Gaudin ( Bessie Love he once loved but deserted saves him.


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