UW Cinematheque: Silents Please!
The Man From Home | USA | 1914 | 35mm | 70 min. Director: Cecil B. DeMille
Saturday, November 11, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Charles Richman, Theodore Roberts, Fred Montague In DeMille’s adaptation of a play by Booth Tarkington (The Magnificent Ambersons), bluff American know-how confronts European snobbery when a lawyer tries to save a young woman from a swindler—and makes friends with a Russian nobleman along the way. Live piano by David Drazin. Print courtesy Library of Congress.