Absinthe (1914 film)

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Absinthe film poster with Glen White 1914.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Herbert Brenon
Produced by Herbert Brenon
Carl Laemmle
Written by Herbert Brenon (scenario)
Starring King Baggot
Leah Baird
Cinematography William C. Thompson
Distributed by Universal Film Manufacturing Company
Release date
  • January 22, 1914 (1914-01-22) (United States)
Running time
Four reels[1]
Country United States
Language Silent
English intertitles

Absinthe is a 1914 American silent drama film starring King Baggot and Leah Baird and directed by Herbert Brenon. Some sources also credit George Edwardes-Hall as a director.


A Parisian artist becomes addicted to the liquor absinthe and sinks to robbery and murder.


  • King Baggot as Jean Dumas
  • Leah Baird as Madame Dumas


  1. ^ "Absinthe". AFI Catalog of Feature Films. Retrieved March 17, 2013. 

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