The Christian (1915 film)

The Christian is a 1915 British silent film directed by George Loane Tucker and starring Derwent Hall Caine and Elizabeth Risdon. The film is an adaptation of Hall Caine's 1897 novel The Christian.[1] This was the third film of the story, the first The Christian (1911) was made in Australia and the second The Christian (1914) was made in the United States. The Christian was made by the London Film company, which was at the time England’s most highly regarded producing organisation and whose policy was to film works of the great authors.[2]

The Christian
Directed byGeorge Loane Tucker
Written byHall Caine (novel)
StarringDerwent Hall Caine
Elizabeth Risdon
Production
company
Distributed byJury’s Imperial Pictures
Release date
1915
Running time
6 reels
9,170 feet
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageSilent
English intertitles

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Goble p.67
  2. ^ "Motion Picture News (Jul-Oct 1915)". Motion Picture News. Exhibitors' Times, inc. (17 July 1915): 84. 1915. Retrieved 14 April 2018.

BibliographyEdit

  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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