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Mr. Jones at the Ball (1908)

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Cast

Credited cast:
John R. Cumpson ... Mr. Jones
Florence Lawrence ... Mrs. Jones
Mack Sennett ... Butler / Policeman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George Gebhardt George Gebhardt ... Man in Blackface / Guest at Ball
Charles Inslee ... Guest at Ball
Arthur V. Johnson ... Guest at Ball
Jeanie Macpherson ... Guest at Ball
Harry Solter Harry Solter ... Guest at Ball
Marion Sunshine ... Guest at Ball
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 December 1908 (USA) See more »

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Silent

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1.33 : 1
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D.W. Griffith - The Founding Father of Cinema
28 November 2003 | by Single-Black-MaleSee all my reviews

One of the things that motivated Griffith to make this film was the fact that working class audiences (who couldn't read) could watch his films and learn about history and culture without having to plow through libraries for books. Cinema for Griffith was the new history book.


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