The Dawn Maker (1916)

Joe Elk, half-Indian, half-white, attempts to secure for his tribe the benefits of schools and medicine such as he had seen on a trip to Montreal, far to the south. Joe loves Alice McRae, ... See full summary »

Director:

William S. Hart

Writers:

C. Gardner Sullivan (screenplay), C. Gardner Sullivan (story)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
William S. Hart ... Joe Elk
Blanche White Blanche White ... Alice McRae
William Desmond ... Bruce Smithson
J. Frank Burke ... Walter McRae
Joe Goodboy Joe Goodboy ... Chief Troubled Thunder
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Storyline

Joe Elk, half-Indian, half-white, attempts to secure for his tribe the benefits of schools and medicine such as he had seen on a trip to Montreal, far to the south. Joe loves Alice McRae, daughter of the local trading-post factor. But both Alice and the tribe reject Joe's entreaties. A blizzard threatens to destroy them all. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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He faced starvation like a man!

Genres:

Western

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Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

24 September 1916 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blodets Røst See more »

Filming Locations:

Mt. Baldy, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kay-Bee Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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