When Love Was Blind (1917)

Artist John Grayson dies of grief before he can complete his masterpiece, after learning his daughter Eleanor has been stricken blind, leaving the girl in the care of their housekeeper. ... See full summary »

Director:

Frederick Sullivan

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Cast

Cast overview:
Florence La Badie ... Eleanor Grayson
Thomas A. Curran Thomas A. Curran ... Her Father
Boyd Marshall Boyd Marshall ... Burton Lester
Inda Palmer Inda Palmer ... Undetermined Role
Harris Gordon Harris Gordon ... Frank Hargreave
Gladys Leslie Gladys Leslie ... Vera Hargreave
Ida Darling Ida Darling ... Burton's Aunt
Helen Badgley
Grace Henderson Grace Henderson
Henry Leone ... (as Henri Leon)
Anna Osgood Anna Osgood
Lucille Gervais Lucille Gervais
Arthur Le Vien Arthur Le Vien
Clay Carroll Clay Carroll
Samuel N. Niblack Samuel N. Niblack
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Artist John Grayson dies of grief before he can complete his masterpiece, after learning his daughter Eleanor has been stricken blind, leaving the girl in the care of their housekeeper. Artist Burton Lester rents Grayson's studio and a close friendship grows between him and Eleanor. Companionship ripens into love and when Burton learns that Eleanor's sight can be restored through an operation, he arranges for it. Upon recovering her sight, Eleanor learns that Burton has been married. Embittered by his deception, Eleanor leaves at once for New York where she finishes her father's masterpiece, winning renown as an artist. Meanwhile Frank Hargreave, a young man with high morals, falls in love with her. When Hargreave's frivolous sister Vera loses her necklace while visiting a cabaret, she turns to Burton for help. Burton's reappearance forces Eleanor to confess all to Frank who then shuns her. Furious at both men, Eleanor is about to leave by train when she meets Vera with Burton. She ... Written by Pamela Short

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Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 April 1917 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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