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Destruction (1915)

Fernande marries a man and schemes to get his wealth when his expected death occurs. But he dies before he can change his will. She next tries to kill the son who inherits, but he outfoxes her.

Director:

Will S. Davis (as W. S. Davis)

Writers:

Émile Zola (novel), Will S. Davis (scenario) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Theda Bara ... Ferdinande Martin
J. Herbert Frank J. Herbert Frank ... Dave Walker
James A. Furey James A. Furey ... John Froment Sr.
Gaston Bell ... John Froment III
Warner Oland ... Mr. Deleveau
Esther Hoier Esther Hoier ... Josine Walker
James Sheridan James Sheridan ... Josine's Brother (as Master Tansey)
Arthur Morrison Arthur Morrison ... Lang
Frank Evans Frank Evans ... Mill Foreman
Carleton Macy Carleton Macy ... John Froment Jr.
Johnnie Walker ... Mill Worker (as J. Walker)
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Storyline

Fernande marries a man and schemes to get his wealth when his expected death occurs. But he dies before he can change his will. She next tries to kill the son who inherits, but he outfoxes her.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

THE MOST FAMOUS VAMPIRE IN HER MOST DARING ROLE BRINGS RUIN AND DISASTER TO THOUSANDS (original trade ad-all caps) See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

26 December 1915 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La ravageuse See more »

Filming Locations:

New Jersey, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Fox Film Corporation See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

This film is presumed lost. Please check your attic. See more »

Connections

Version of Travail (1920) See more »

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