The Spider's Web (1927)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Evelyn Preer Evelyn Preer ... Norma Shepard
Lorenzo McClane Lorenzo McClane ... Elmer Harris (as Lorenzo McLane)
Edward Thompson Edward Thompson ... Martinez
Henrietta Loveless Henrietta Loveless ... Mary Austin
Grace Smith Grace Smith ... Madame Boley (as Grace Smythe)
Zaidee Jackson Zaidee Jackson ... (as Zodie Jackson)
Marshall Rogers Marshall Rogers ... (as Marshall Rodgers)
Billy Gulfport Billy Gulfport
Cy Williams Cy Williams
Josiah Diggs Josiah Diggs
Cincinnatus Major Cincinnatus Major ... The Lawyer
Edna Barr Edna Barr ... Creole Belle
Palestine Delores Williams Palestine Delores Williams
Dorothy Treadwell Dorothy Treadwell
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Country:

USA

Release Date:

3 January 1927 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Micheaux Film See more »
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Silent
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Oscar Micheaux and D.W. Griffith
27 October 2003 | by Single-Black-MaleSee all my reviews

A theme that seems to run through a lot of Micheaux's films is condemning corrupt clergymen. Was he trying to say something to the Christian church? Did he have unhelpful experiences in the church? This Leit Motif is similar to interracial romance that Micheaux covers in his other films.


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