Needs 5 Ratings

At Liberty -- Good Press Agent (1912)

He limped along the Rialto, so badly banged up that a friend felt impelled to ask him if he had been playing a bomb on the Mafia Circuit in the "Big Time." "It is just another case of the ... See full summary »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
The Press Agent
Edit

Storyline

He limped along the Rialto, so badly banged up that a friend felt impelled to ask him if he had been playing a bomb on the Mafia Circuit in the "Big Time." "It is just another case of the man getting the worst of it for making good," he explained, "I consented to go out with The Whirling Dervish Company, and I told the Governor that he would get something new in the presswork line. That big doll of a star wanted her name in the papers, but there is nothing to her, nothing at all." "They won't fall for the old stuff anymore, and I had to be up to date. We struck one town where they had a smallpox scare, and they fell for my dope alright. I told them how one of our chorus dames had smallpox, and how the star passed the night nursing her when all the others were afraid, kissed her fevered brow and all the rest of the sob stuff. They fell for it like wolves, and that big false alarm got her picture on the front page." "Was she grateful? Not a bit of it. She blamed me when the Health ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 December 1912 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?