On Dangerous Ground (1917 film)
|On Dangerous Ground|
|Directed by||Robert Thornby|
|Produced by||William A. Brady|
|Written by||Frances Marion|
|Distributed by||World Film Company|
|Language||Silent (English intertitles)|
Set at the beginning of World War I before America was involved, Blackwell plays a neutral American in Germany who watches his pal get drafted by the German war machine. As he prepares to leave Germany, he surprisingly finds a suitcase full of women's clothes in his hotel room. This discovery is soon followed by the woman herself (Gail Kane) who is a spy trying to get a vial of secret papers to the French authorities. She persuades Blackwell pose as her husband and help her escape Germany.