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  • The Greatest Question

    1919. USA. D. W. Griffith. Approx. 81 min.

Friday, December 10, 2010, 6:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2



  • The Greatest Question

    1919. USA. Directed by D. W. Griffith. Screenplay by William Hale. With Robert Harron. This supernatural morality tale again casts Gish in the character of the dutiful country girl who suffers for the sake of those she loves. After the death of her parents, Gish is adopted by Harron’s family, but poverty forces her to leave them and work for a treacherous couple. Silent, with musical accompaniment by Stuart Oderman. Approx. 81 min.

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