A female secret agent has gotten ahold of a new type of explosive gas. She has to avoid the efforts of two men who are trying to steal it. They succeed in doing so, but the gas turns out to... See full summary »
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Madame Mysterieux
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Helen Gilmore
William Gillespie
R.E. Madeson
Marguerite Gonzalez
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A female secret agent has gotten ahold of a new type of explosive gas. She has to avoid the efforts of two men who are trying to steal it. They succeed in doing so, but the gas turns out to be not quite what they expected. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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There exists a one-reel version of this film running approximately ten minutes, making it one of the very few Theda Bara films to survive the silent era, even in fragmented form. See more »

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