The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1916 film)

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The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1916) 1.jpg
Thomas Meighan and Charlotte Walker
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Produced by Jesse L. Lasky
Story by Cecil B. DeMille
Based on The Trial of Lonesome Pine (novel)
by John Fox, Jr.
Starring Charlotte Walker
Cinematography Alvin Wyckoff
Edited by Cecil B. DeMille
Release date
  • February 13, 1916 (1916-02-13)
Running time
50 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is a 1916 American silent drama film directed by Cecil B. DeMille.[1] It is based on the novel and play of the same name.

Preservation status[edit]

A copy of the 1916 film survives in the archives of George Eastman House.[2]


Other adaptions[edit]

The novel was first adapted for the screen in 1914, and starred Dixie Compton. A second version released in 1923, starred Mary Miles Minter and is now considered a lost film. The novel was adapted for the fourth time in 1936, which stars Sylvia Sidney and Fred MacMurray.


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