Captain Macklin (1915)

Captain Macklin (1915)
22 April 1915 (USA)

Lillian Gish ... Beatrice
Spottiswoode Aitken ... General Laquerre
William Lowery ... Heinz (as W.E. Lowery)
Dark Cloud ... General Garcia

Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Erich von Stroheim ... Officer on Horseback (uncredited)

Cinematography by
Harry B. Harris ... (as H.B. Harris)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Emmett J. Flynn ... assistant director (uncredited)
Erich von Stroheim ... assistant director (uncredited)

Royal Macklin, a cadet at WEst Point, is discharged for a misdemeanor, and the father of Beatrice, Macklin's sweetheart, order her to break the engagement. Macklin goes to Honduras, in the midst of a revolution, and joins the Patriot army of General LaGuerre in the fight against Alvarez and his rebels. Macklin proves his valor in battle and saves the life of General Laguerre. But Beatrice and her father, having found that Macklin was innocent of the charge that caused his dismissal, are in Honduras and have been captured by Alvarez.


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