A Marked Man (1917)

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    • A Marked Man (1917)

      A MARKED MAN

      DIRECTED & WRITTEN BY BY JOHN FORD (Jack Ford)
      UNITED FILM MANUFACTURING COMPANY


      INFORMATION FROM IMDb

      Plot Summary
      Bandit Cheyenne Harry ( Harry Carey ) reforms because of the faith
      placed in him by Molly Young ( Molly Malone ) and her father ( Harry Rattenbury ).
      Soon, however, Harry is lured from the straight and narrow
      when he meets his old friend Ben Kent ( Vester Pegg )
      and consents to participate in Kent's plan of robbing a stagecoach.
      During the hold-up, Kent shoots and kills the driver, and before they can escape,
      the posse arrests both men. About to be hanged for murder,
      Harry receives a message from his mother ( Anna Townsend )
      notifying him that she is coming to visit.
      The sheriff ( William Steele ) takes pity and postpones the execution
      to allow Harry to deceive his mother into believing that he is an honourable citizen.
      After she departs, Harry returns to jail only to be exonerated
      when one of the occupants of the stagecoach testifies that Kent fired the fatal shot.#
      Freed, Harry returns to Molly and a life of honour.

      Cast
      Harry Carey ... Cheyenne Harry
      Molly Malone ... Molly Young
      Harry L. Rattenberry ... Grant Young (as Harry Rattenbury)
      Vester Pegg ... Ben Kent
      Anna Townsend ... Harry's Mother (as Mrs. Townsend)
      William Steele ... Sheriff (as Bill Gettinger)
      Hoot Gibson ...Undetermined Role

      Directed
      John Ford ... (as Jack Ford)

      Writing Credits
      John Ford ... (story) (as Jack Ford)
      George Hively ... (scenario)

      Cinematography
      John W. Brown
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

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    • A Marked Man (1917)

      A Marked Man is a 1917 American silent Western film, directed by John Ford
      and featuring Harry Carey.

      It is considered to be a lost film.

      User Review

      A Marked Man (1917) -- Lost Silent Western
      30 July 2015 | by Pamela Short (Canada)

      PAM wrote:

      Bandit Cheyenne Harry ( Harry Carey ) reforms because of the faith

      placed in him by Molly Young ( Molly Malone ) and her father ( Harry Rattenbury ).
      Soon, however, Harry is lured from the straight and narrow
      when he meets his old friend Ben Kent ( Vester Pegg )
      and consents to participate in Kent's plan of robbing a stagecoach.
      During the hold-up, Kent shoots and kills the driver, and before they can escape,
      the posse arrests both men. About to be hanged for murder,
      Harry receives a message from his mother ( Anna Townsend )
      notifying him that she is coming to visit.
      The sheriff ( William Steele ) takes pity and postpones the execution
      to allow Harry to deceive his mother into believing that he is an honourable citizen.
      After she departs, Harry returns to jail only to be exonerated
      when one of the occupants of the stagecoach testifies that Kent fired the fatal shot.#
      Freed, Harry returns to Molly and a life of honour.

      This 1917 silent western was produced by the Universal Film Manufacturing Company
      and directed by John Ford and starred Harry Carey. Sadly it now remains a lost silent film
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

      The post was edited 1 time, last by ethanedwards ().