Silent Hall of Fame has created a Silent Gems Collection of rare and for the first time available films with our stars, as well as other silent masterpieces. These are high quality films that are hard to find anywhere else. Please use the link below to see the Silent Gems Collection of rare films on DVD.
"The Enchanted Cottage" is a moving drama, included in our program to illustrate the work and contributions of director John S. Robertson, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.
A disabled war veteran (Richard Barthelmess), hurting in body and soul and feeling rejected by the world, meets a plain girl (May McAvoy), who is unattractive in appearance, but with a kind and sensitive heart. Will these two outcasts of society see the beautiful traits in each other and find love and happiness?
The film enjoys an outstanding 8.2 rating in IMDB.
Directed by John S. Robertson Produced by Inspiration Pictures Inc. Scenario Josephine Lovett Based on The Enchanted Cottage by Arthur Wing Pinero Starring Richard Barthelmess, May McAvoy Cinematography George Folsey Editing by William Hamilton Distributed by Associated First National Pictures, Incorporated Release date March 24, 1924 Running time 78 minutes Country US Language Silent film
You can see a slideshow of stills from this film and other interesting stuff on our website silent-hall-of-fame.org.
Silent Hall of Fame is the only place where we actively work to bring back from oblivion the names and legacy of formerly illustrious silent movie stars, which have made a major contribution to the industry and the world but do not have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
We also fight for your right, the right of the public, to see silent masterpieces that have been kept in hidden vaults for far too long. Our website streams for free one such masterpiece that has not been seen in 85 years and is not available anywhere else.
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