Shackles of Gold

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Shackles of Gold
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Directed byHerbert Brenon
Written byHenri Bernstein (play)
Paul Sloane
StarringWilliam Farnum
Alfred Loring
Marie Shotwell
CinematographyTom Malloy
Distributed byFox Film Corporation
Release date
  • April 20, 1922 (1922-04-20)
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)

Shackles of Gold is a 1922 American silent drama film directed by Herbert Brenon and starring William Farnum, Alfred Loring, and Marie Shotwell. It is an adaptation of the 1908 play Samson by Henri Bernstein with the setting moved from France to America.[1] The screenplay involves a woman from an aristocratic but poor family who is pressured by her relatives to marry a wealthy financier.



  1. ^ Goble p. 38


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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