Needs 5 Ratings

The Uninvited Guests (1912)

Two convicts, who make their escape from jail, take advantage of a masquerade ball which is in progress. They steal a couple of masques, and enter the ball room as masqueraders. For the ... See full summary »

Director:

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
...
...
1st Gentleman (as Roy McKee)
...
2nd Gentleman
Edit

Storyline

Two convicts, who make their escape from jail, take advantage of a masquerade ball which is in progress. They steal a couple of masques, and enter the ball room as masqueraders. For the first time in some months they are enjoying themselves to the strains of sweet music on a ballroom floor. They induce two gentlemen, who are masquerading as policemen, to exchange clothes with them. They make their "getaway" at an early hour in the morning in their police uniforms. They breakfast on bread and milk, which they get from the early merchants. In the meantime the guards are on the track of the convicts, and mistake the two gentlemen wearing the convict clothes home. Here a lively chase follows. While the prison guards are chasing the supposed convicts, another crowd is chasing the real convicts, whom they think are police, and wondering why policemen got frightened at burglars and ran away. The whole affair comes to a lively finish when the two crowds meet. The guards are rewarded for their... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

19 July 1912 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Released as a split reel along with the comedy Buster's Dream (1912). See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page