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The Devil's Passkey (1920)

The wife of an American playwright in Paris becomes ensnared in the seductive wiles of an American Army officer, but her devotion to her husband convinces the officer to try to extricate ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
... Warren Goodwright
Una Trevelyn ... Grace Goodwright
Clyde Fillmore ... Captain Rex Strong
... Renée Malot
... Amadeus Malot
... La Belle Odera
Jack Mathis ... Count De Trouvere
Ruth King ... Yvonne, His Wife
Albert Edmondson ... Alphonse Marior (as Al Edmondson)
Edward Reinach ... Director of Theatre Français
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The wife of an American playwright in Paris becomes ensnared in the seductive wiles of an American Army officer, but her devotion to her husband convinces the officer to try to extricate her from the gossip and scandal that have ensued. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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8 August 1920 (USA)  »

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Clothes and Treachery  »

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$185,000 (estimated)
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Erich von Stroheim's second film as director. It does not appear to have survived. See more »

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