The Princess's Dilemma (1913)

Prinsesse Elena (original title)
The princess is presiding at a reception being given in the old castle during the absence of her venerable father. The prime minister announces that the old soldier has again overcome his ... See full summary »

Director:

Holger-Madsen

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Cast

Credited cast:
Betty Nansen ... Princess Elena
Svend Aggerholm Svend Aggerholm ... Bouton - Prime Minister
Nicolai Johannsen ... Henry de Bersin
Franz Skondrup Franz Skondrup
Ingeborg Bruhn Bertelsen Ingeborg Bruhn Bertelsen
Zanny Petersen Zanny Petersen ... Maid at Castle
Christian Lange Christian Lange
Birger von Cotta-Schønberg Birger von Cotta-Schønberg
Alma Hinding Alma Hinding
Oluf Billesborg Oluf Billesborg
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Julie Henriksen Julie Henriksen ... Nurse
Ingeborg Jensen Ingeborg Jensen
Henny Lauritzen Henny Lauritzen ... Lady-in-Waiting
Axel Mattsson Axel Mattsson ... (as Axel Mattson)
Holger Syndergaard Holger Syndergaard
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Storyline

The princess is presiding at a reception being given in the old castle during the absence of her venerable father. The prime minister announces that the old soldier has again overcome his warring neighbors. The princess does not appear to be over elated, because she recalls that a young captain, whom she had once met in times of peace, might be among the dead or the wounded. Sure enough he is brought to a hospital, a wounded prisoner, and Elena volunteers to act as his nurse despite the protests of the prime minister. As he regains some of his normal strength he chafes under the restraint imposed upon him, and in her efforts to ease his lot, the princess issues orders that he may have use of the castle grounds. In his walks he frequently comes in contact with the princess, and while their intimacy ripens, the prime minister arrows more jealous. At length he clearly indicates his aversion to her companionship with an avowed enemy of her country, and in the name of the king seeks to ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Denmark

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

December 1913 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Princess Elena's Prisoner See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Nordisk Film Kompagni See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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