The Scarlet Drop (1918)

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    • The Scarlet Drop (1918)

      THE SCARLET DROP

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


      INFORMATION FROM IMDb

      Plot Summary
      "Kaintuck" Ridge (Carey), refused admission to the local militia to fight
      on the side of Union in the American Civil War, joins a gang of marauders
      and at the end of the conflict finds himself a fugitive with a price on his head.
      He goes west and becomes a bandit. Marley Calvert (Pegg), who kept Kaintuck out of the army,
      also goes west and takes up mining. Betty Calvert (Schade)
      is taken captive when Kaintuck holds up a stage coach.
      His hatred for the Calverts is overcome by his admiration for Molly (Malone) and later,
      when her honor is attacked by a former suitor, he defends her and wins her love.

      Cast
      Harry Carey ... 'Kaintuck' Harry Ridge
      Molly Malone ... Molly Calvert
      Vester Pegg ... Marley Calvert
      Betty Schade ... Betty Calvert
      Millard K. Wilson ... Graham Lyons (as M.K. Wilson)
      Martha Mattox ... Mammy
      Steve Clemente ... Buck (as Steve Clemento)

      Directed
      John Ford ... (as Jack Ford)

      Writing Credits
      John Ford ... (story) (as Jack Ford)
      George Hively ... (scenario)
      Cinematography
      Ben F. Reynolds

      Trivia
      About 23 minutes of this film survive with Getty Images Archive Films.
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

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    • The Scarlet Drop (1918)

      The Scarlet Drop is a 1918 American Western film directed by
      John Ford and featuring Harry Carey.

      Just over 30 minutes of footage of the film now survives in the Getty Images Archive.

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      Harry Carey is known as "Kaintuck" Ridge in this one but paired once again with Molly Malone,
      and featuring once again Vester Pegg
      Best Wishes
      Keith
      London- England

      The post was edited 14 times, last by ethanedwards ().