Last night, World Theatre screened 'Slave of Desire' featuring Bessie Love, Carmel Myres and George Walsh. The film is a screen version of Honore de Balzac's story 'Magic Skin.' The film stays true to the original story. The supporting cast includes William Orlamond, Wally Van, Edward Connelly, Eulalie Jensen, George Periolat, Nicholas de Buiz [sic], William von Hardenburg, Harry Lorraine, Herbert Prior and Calvert Carter. Film synopsis included.
The World Theatre: 'Slave of Desire'
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George D. Baker
Alice D.G. Miller (adaptation)
Poet Raphael de Valentin is down on his luck until a friend introduces him into society. He meets the Countess Fedora, and after she reads his poems, his work becomes an overnight sensation.
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