A movie actress, mistakenly thinking she has killed a fellow actor, goes on the run and finds herself taken in by a Kentucky mountain family.
Driven by fear of detection she fled from the city to the Kentucky hills. There she became the point of controversy between two rangy woodsmen. Then she had to choose between the lover from the city and the back-hills mountaineer who had protected her...? (original poster)
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The Runaway was released on April 5, 1926, two days before production began for Mantrap(April 7, 1926); the film is currently listed as lost, but it most sought after by silent film fans, due to William Powell's appearance in it. See more