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Title:Lorna Doone

Date: 1922
Type: Historical drama / Romance
Rating: 4 Stars 4/5
Colour: Black and White / Silent
Director: Maurice Tourneur

A young lady (Madge Bellamy) and a farm boy (John Bowers) meet by chance and fall in love at first sight. She is kidnapped by a band of local ruffians. She is protected by their leader from one of the men who wants her for his wife. As the leader is dying she gets word to him to rescue her. There then follows a series of adventures as their relationship goes through a series of dramatic ups and downs. This is a good version of the story with Madge bellamy in the lead capturing the variety of the character, well supported by Frank Keenan as the patriach and John Bowers as her lover


Madge BellamyMadge Bellamy
John Bowers
Charles Hatton
Frank Keenan
Jack MacDonald
Donald MacDonald
Norris Johnson



First National