Broken in the Wars

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Broken in the Wars
Directed by Cecil M. Hepworth
Starring Henry Edwards
Chrissie White
Alma Taylor
John Hodge
Release date
  • 1919 (1919)
Country United Kingdom

Broken in the Wars is a 1919 British silent drama film directed by Cecil Hepworth and starring Henry Edwards, Chrissie White and Alma Taylor.[1] The Pensions Minister John Hodge appeared in the film to promote the King's Fund, which supported recently demobalised ex-servicemen. A cobbler returning from the First World War is persuaded by his aristocratic former employer and the Pensions Minister to receive a grant that will enable him to open his own shop.[2] It was made by the Hepworth Company.



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  2. ^ Bamford p.5-6


  • Bamford, Kenton. Distorted Images: British National Identity and Film in the 1920s. I.B. Tauris, 1999.

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