The Master Mind
|The Master Mind|
Newspaper advertisement lobby card for $30.10.
|Directed by||Oscar Apfel|
Cecil B. DeMille (uncredited)
|Written by||Clara Beranger (scenario)|
|Story by||David Daniel Cohen|
|Based on||The Master Mind|
by Daniel D. Carter
Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Company
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
The Master Mind is a 1914 American silent crime/drama film released by Paramount Pictures, directed by Oscar Apfel and Cecil B. DeMille and stars Edmund Breese. The film is based on the play of the same name by Daniel D. Carter.
The plot revolves around a defense attorney who, unable to obtain the acquittal of an innocent young man, concocts a complicated and diabolical scheme to revenge himself upon the prosecutor.
- Edmund Breese as Richard Allen
- Fred Montague as Henry Allen
- Jane Darwell as Milwaukee Sadie
- Dick La Reno as Blount
- Harry Fisher as Diamond Willie
- Mabel Van Buren as Lucine, Three-Arm Fanny
- Richard La Strang as Safe Blower
- Monroe Salisbury as District attorney
- Billy Elmer as Creegan
|This article about a silent crime drama film is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|