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Drums of Love (1928)

A princess is betrothed to a deformed monarch, but falls hard for his handsome brother.

Director:

D.W. Griffith

Writer:

Gerrit J. Lloyd

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Cast

Cast overview:
Mary Philbin ... Princess Emanuella
Lionel Barrymore ... Duke Cathos de Alvia
Don Alvarado ... Count Leonardo de Alvia
Tully Marshall ... Bopi
William Austin ... Raymond of Boston
Eugenie Besserer ... Duchess de Alvia
Charles Hill Mailes ... Duke de Granada
Rosemary Cooper Rosemary Cooper ... The Maid
Joyce Coad Joyce Coad ... The Little Sister
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Storyline

Princess Emmanuella agrees to marry the Duke of a neighboring kingdom in order to keep the peace between their two countries. However, when the duke's handsome brother arrives to escort her to her new husband, she finds herself attracted to him, and even more so when she discovers that her future husband, whom she has never met, is ugly, brutish and deformed. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A powerful love story told as only D.W. Griffith can tell it. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 March 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Dance of Life See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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