All on Account of the Milk

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All on Account of the Milk
All on account of the milk film ad.png
Newspaper ad for the film.
Directed by Frank Powell
Produced by D. W. Griffith
Starring Mary Pickford
Blanche Sweet
Cinematography Arthur Marvin
Distributed by Biograph Company
Release dates
  • January 15, 1910 (1910-01-15)
Running time
11 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent

All on Account of the Milk is a 1910 American short silent drama film directed by Frank Powell, starring Mary Pickford and Blanche Sweet. The film was shot in Fort Lee, New Jersey, the Biograph Company using one of the many early film studios in America's first motion picture industry that were based there at the beginning of the 20th century.[1][2][3] A print of the film survives in the film archive of the Library of Congress.[4]

The film was distributed as a one reel production.[5]


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  1. ^ Koszarski, Richard (2004), Fort Lee: The Film Town, Rome, Italy: John Libbey Publishing -CIC srl, ISBN 0-86196-653-8 
  2. ^ "Studios and Films". Fort Lee Film Commission. Archived from the original on 25 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-30. 
  3. ^ Fort Lee Film Commission (2006), Fort Lee Birthplace of the Motion Picture Industry, Arcadia Publishing, ISBN 0-7385-4501-5 
  4. ^ "Silent Era: All on Account of the Milk". silentera. Retrieved 2008-07-03. 
  5. ^ "Pastime Theatre, Friday--Saturday". East Oregonian : E.O. (Pendleton, Umatilla Co., Oregon). September 18, 1914. Retrieved March 4, 2015. 

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