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Unguarded Women
Director: Alan Crosland (Dir)
Release Date:   17 Aug 1924
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Cast: Bebe Daniels  (Breta Banning)
  Richard Dix  (Douglas Albright)
  Mary Astor  (Helen Castle)
 

Summary: Douglas Albright, a hero just returned from the war, is conscience-striken over allowing his buddy to die. Taking charge of his future father-in-law's business, he goes to China to gain self-control. There he meets his friend's widow and offers to give up Helen, his fiancĂ©e, for her; however, the widow's suicide frees him from this obligation, and he finds happiness with Helen. 

Distribution Company: Paramount Pictures
Production Company: Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Director: Alan Crosland (Dir)
Producer: Adolph Zukor (Pres)
  Jesse L. Lasky (Pres)
Writer: James Ashmore Creelman (Scen)

Subject Major: China
  Suicide
  Veterans
  War heroes
  World War I

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