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The Fall of a Nation (1916)

Three acts and a prologue. Act 1: A nation falls. Act 2: The heel of the conqueror. Act 3: The uprising two years later.

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Thomas Dixon Jr. (as Thomas Dixon)

Writers:

Thomas Dixon Jr. (novel) (as Thomas Dixon), Thomas Dixon Jr. (screenplay) (as Thomas Dixon)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lorraine Huling Lorraine Huling ... Virginia Holland
Percy Standing Percy Standing ... Charles Waldron
Arthur Shirley Arthur Shirley ... John Vassar
Flora Macdonald Flora Macdonald ... Angela Benda
Paul Willis Paul Willis ... Billy
Phil Gastrock Phil Gastrock ... Tomasso Benda (as Philip Gastrock)
Clarence Geldart ... Gen. Arnold (as C.H. Geldart)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mildred Bracken
Beulah Burns Beulah Burns
Ernest Butterworth Ernest Butterworth
Leila Frost Leila Frost
Mae Giraci Mae Giraci ... (as May Geraci)
Edna Mae Wilson Edna Mae Wilson
A.E. Witting A.E. Witting
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When pacifists allow the U.S. to sink into unpreparedness, an invading European force lands and conquers the country, installing an emperor. The nation's only hope lies in an underground partisan army of women, The Loyal Legion of American Women. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 1916 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #26.189 (2010) See more »

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