Clorinda Wildairs breaks off an affair with the unscrupulous Sir John Ozen to become engaged to a rich nobleman, Mertoun, the Duke of Osmonde. Clorinda accidentally kills Sir John when he, infuriated by her forthcoming marriage, threatens to blackmail her. She buries the body in the cellar and admits her act to the forgiving Osmonde before marrying him. Written by
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A Jewel Production. Universal, not owning a theater chain, devised a 3-tiered brand system to assist it in marketing its features to independent theater owners: Red Feather (low-budget programmers), Bluebird (mainstream releases) and Jewel (prestige releases). Jewels were often promoted as limited engagements in hopes of commanding higher roadshow ticket price levels. Universal ended banding in late 1929. See more