The World and the Woman

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The World and the Woman
The World and the Woman.jpg
Directed by Frank Lloyd
Eugene Moore
Produced by Edwin Thanhouser
Written by Philip Lonergan
William C. deMille
Starring Jeanne Eagels
Boyd Marshall
Thomas A. Curran
Distributed by Pathé Exchange
Golden Rooster Plays
Release date
  • November 19, 1916 (1916-11-19)
Running time
66 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

The Woman and the World is a 1916 American silent drama film starring Jeanne Eagels as a prostitute who seeks a second chance in the countryside. It was based on the 1914 play Outcast starring Elsie Ferguson. It was remade in 1922 as Outcast, starring Ferguson; in 1928 with Corinne Griffith, also titled Outcast; and with Bette Davis in 1935 as The Girl from 10th Avenue.[2]

The film is available on DVD.[3]



  1. ^ "The Woman and the World". Retrieved August 25, 2010.
  2. ^ Outcast as performed on Broadway beginning November 2, 1914; from the database
  3. ^ The World and the Woman at the database

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