Heart and Soul (1917 film)

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Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul.jpg
Heart and Soul, also being shown with Youth's Endearing Charm.
Directed byJ. Gordon Edwards
Produced byWilliam Fox
Written byAdrian Johnson
Based onJess
by H. Rider Haggard
StarringTheda Bara
Claire Whitney
CinematographyPhilip E. Rosen
Distributed byFox Film Corporation
Release date
  • May 21, 1917 (1917-05-21)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent(English intertitles)

Heart and Soul is a 1917 American silent drama film directed by J. Gordon Edwards and starring Theda Bara. The film was based on the 1887 novel Jess by H. Rider Haggard and shot at the Fox Studio in Fort Lee, New Jersey.[1]


Preservation status[edit]

This film is now considered a lost film.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Fort Lee: Birthplace of the Motion Picture Industry. Arcadia Publishing. 2006. p. 35. ISBN 0-738-54501-5.
  2. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Heart and Soul". silentera. Retrieved June 28, 2008.

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