Trapped by the Mormons

Trapped by the Mormons (also released as The Mormon Peril)[1] is a 1922 silent British drama film directed by H. B. Parkinson and starring Evelyn Brent.[2][3] This anti-Mormon film involves the taking of young virginal English women to Utah to become wives.[4] The film survives in several archives, and a copy of the film has been released on video.[3]

Trapped by the Mormons
Directed byH. B. Parkinson
Written byWinifred Graham
Produced byH. B. Parkinson
StarringEvelyn Brent
Release date
  • March 1922 (1922-03)
Running time
97 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Mormon Literature Database: Trapped by the Mormons". mormonlit. Retrieved 4 September 2011.
  2. ^ "Silent Era: Trapped by the Mormons". Retrieved 4 September 2011.
  3. ^ a b Kear, Lynn (2009). Evelyn Brent: The Life and Films of Hollywood's Lady Crook. McFarland. pp. 136–37. ISBN 978-0-7864-4363-5.
  4. ^ Slide, Anthony (2010). "Evelyn Brent". Silent Players: A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 978-0-8131-2249-6.

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