The White Raven (1917 film)

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The White Raven
'The White Raven'.jpg
Directed by George D. Baker
Produced by Rolfe Photoplays
Written by Charles A. Logue (screen story)
George D. Baker (scenario)
Cinematography Arthur Martinelli
Distributed by Metro Pictures
Release dates
  • January 14, 1917 (1917-01-14)
Running time
5 reels
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The White Raven is a lost 1917 American silent drama film produced by B. A. Rolfe's Rolfe Photoplays and distributed by Metro Pictures. This drama stars Ethel Barrymore in an original screen story.[1][2]

A copy of the film is preserved at George Eastman House.[3]


  • Ethel Barrymore - Nan Baldwin
  • William B. Davidson - The Stranger
  • Walter Hitchcock - John Blaisdell
  • George A. Wright - Arthur Smithson
  • Viola A. Fortescue - Mrs. Smithson
  • Herbert Pattee - 'Bill' Baldwin
  • Mario Mejeroni - The Opera Impresario
  • Phil Sandford - The Dance Hall Proprietor
  • Ethel Dayton - Sylvia Blaisdell
  • Ned Finlay - The Miner


  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Film: 1911-1920 published by The American Film Institute, 1988
  2. ^ Progressive Silent Film List: The White Raven at
  3. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The White Raven

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