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Daphne and the Pirate (1916)

Philip de Mornay, a courtier in the French royal court of the 18th century, falls in love with Daphne La Tour, the daughter of a nobleman. Knowing that her family would never approve of ... See full summary »

Director:

Christy Cabanne (as William Christy Cabanne)

Writer:

D.W. Griffith (as Granville Warwick)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Lillian Gish ... Daphne La Tour
Elliott Dexter ... Philip de Mornay
Walter Long ... Jamie d'Arcy
Howard Gaye Howard Gaye ... Prince Henri
Lucille Young ... Fanchette
Richard Cummings Richard Cummings ... Francois La Tour
Jack Cosgrave Jack Cosgrave ... Duc de Mornay
Joseph Singleton
George C. Pearce ... (as George Pearce)
W.E. Lawrence
Pearl Elmore Pearl Elmore
Jewel Carmen ... (as Jewell Carman)
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Storyline

Philip de Mornay, a courtier in the French royal court of the 18th century, falls in love with Daphne La Tour, the daughter of a nobleman. Knowing that her family would never approve of their marriage, he takes her and hides her in a brothel, but is soon captured by pirates. Soldiers looking for women to bring with them to a settlement across the ocean in Louisiana raid the brothel and take the girls, including Daphne. Later on the trip to the new world their ship is attacked by pirates--and she discovers that her lover Philip is on board the pirate ship. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Genres:

Adventure | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 March 1916 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Daphne See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Fine Arts Film Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Daphne and the Pirate ( 1916 ) is now considered a lost silent film. See more »

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