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The Great Love (1918)

An idealistic young American during World War I, itching to fight the Germans and not wanting to wait until the U. S. joined the war, journeys to Canada and enlists in the British army. He ... See full summary »

Director:

D.W. Griffith

Writers:

D.W. Griffith (as Captain Victor Marier), Stanner E.V. Taylor (as Captain Victor Marier)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
George Fawcett ... The Rev. Josephus Broadplains
Lillian Gish ... Susie Broadplains
Robert Harron ... Jim Young
Gloria Hope Gloria Hope ... Jessie Lovewell
George Siegmann ... Mr. Seymour
Maxfield Stanley Maxfield Stanley ... John Broadplains
Rosemary Theby ... Miss Corintee
Henry B. Walthall ... Sir Roger Brighton
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An idealistic young American during World War I, itching to fight the Germans and not wanting to wait until the U. S. joined the war, journeys to Canada and enlists in the British army. He is sent for training to England, and then to the front in Ffance, where he is wounded. Returned back to England to recuperate from his wounds, he falls in love with the daughter of an Australian minister. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Drama | War

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

11 August 1918 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Den store Kærlighed See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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