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Alas and Alack
(1915) American
B&W : One reel
Directed by Joseph de Grasse

Cast: Cleo Madison [Jess], Lon Chaney [Jess’ husband; and Hunchback Fate], Arthur Shirley [Charles Holcombe], Margaret Whistler [Mrs. Holcomb], Mary Kearnen

Rex Film Company production; distributed by Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / Scenario by Ida May Park. / Released 10 October 1915. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival Status: Print exists in the National Film Archive of Britain film archive.

Keywords: Adultery - Dual roles - Hunchbacks

Listing updated: 1 August 2007.

References: Film credits : Spehr-American p. 100; Weaver-Twenty p. 76 : Website-IMDb.

Home Video: DVD.

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