Empire Builders

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Empire Builders
Produced by Phil Goldstone
Starring Snowy Baker
Margaret Landis
Release dates
1924
Running time
49 mins
Country USA
Language Silent

Empire Builders is a 1924 film starring Snowy Baker, the second movie he made in America. It was highly popular in Australia.[1]

Prominent roles were taken by the horses Boomerang and Prince Charles.[2]

Plot[edit]

Captain William Ballard of the Territorials is sent to make a treaty with the natives. He meets resistance from the Boers, still unreconciled to British rule. He falls in love with Katryn van der Poel. He succeeds in rescuing a lost party and recovering important military dispatches.[3]

Cast[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "[?]EMPIRE BUILDERS.".". The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) (Adelaide, SA: National Library of Australia). 23 July 1924. p. 3. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "THE CINEMA WORLD.". The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) (Hobart, Tas.: National Library of Australia). 18 July 1924. p. 12. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "THE CINEMA WORLD.". The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) (Hobart, Tas.: National Library of Australia). 19 September 1924. p. 11. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 

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