Silk Husbands and Calico Wives (1920)

Stars: House Peters, Mary Alden and Mildred Reardon
Director: Alfred E. Green
Runtime: 67 minutes + 12 minute short
Language: English subtitles - music score
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R
Rating: NR
Price: $16.95

Silk Husbands and Calico Wives

Director: Alfred E. Green

House Peters  ... Deane Kendall
Mary Alden  ... Edith Beecher Kendall
Mildred Reardon  ... Marcia Lawson
Edward Kimball  ... Jerome Appleby
Sam Sothern  ... Alec Beecher
Eva Novak  ... Georgia Wilson
Vincent Serrano  ... Charles Madison
Rosita Marstini  ... Mrs. Westervelt

Small-town lawyer Deane Kendall's performance in a sensational murder trail gets him noticed and brings him a chance to work with a real law firm! Now with prospects, he proposes to his sweetheart Edith before moving to the big city. As Deane's notoriety continues to rise, Edith begins to worry he may forget the simple values that brought them together. Can their marriage and love survive as Deane is changed by success?

67 minute with a score by David Knudtson

Included short subject:


with Snub Pollard - 12 minutes