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Director: Emile Chautard (Dir)
Release Date:   10 Dec 1922
Duration (in feet):   4,462
Duration (in reels):   5
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Cast:   Colleen Moore (Penelope Mason)  
    Cullen Landis (Oliver Newell)  
    Mrs. Wallace (Mrs. Newell)  
    Sam De Grasse (Dr. Mason)  
    June Elvidge (Enid Morton)  
    David Torrence (Mr. Morton)  
    Melbourne MacDowell (Cyrus K. Wharton)  
    Elinor Hancock (Mrs. Wharton)  
    Lucille Rickson (May Wharton)  

Summary: Jealous of her son Oliver's interest in Penelope Mason, Mrs. Newell takes him to a resort where he is easy prey for designing Enid Morton. After some near-disastrous situations with Enid's suspicious husband, Penelope comes to Oliver's rescue at Mrs. Newell's request. There is a surprise ending. 

Production Company: Universal Pictures  
Director: Emile Chautard (Dir)
Producer: Carl Laemmle (Pres)
Writer: Doris Schroeder (Scen)
  Mary Lerner (Story)
Photography: Charles Stumar (Dir of photog)
Country: United States

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Universal Pictures 23/11/1922 dd/mm/yyyy LP18431

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Genre: Drama
 
Subjects (Major): Motherhood
  Resorts
  Vamps

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