Stars: Norma Talmadge, Kate Lester, Eric von Stroheim, Thomas Meighan Director: John Emerson / Sidney Franklin Runtime: 52 Minutes / 62 Minutes Language: English subtitles - Music scores Color: Tinted and Toned & Black and White Format: DVD-R Rating: NR
Norma Talmadge Double Feature #1
The Social Secretary (1916)
Directed by John Emerson
Cast: Norma Talmadge Kate Lester - Helen Weir Gladden James - Herbert French Eric von Stroheim - Nathaniel Sack
Mayme goes from one secretarial job to another fighting off the advances of her employers. To solve the problem she decides to work for a woman. As a precaution against any romantic notions that her employer's son may have she makes herself as ugly as possible.
The Forbidden City (1918)
Directed by Sidney Franklin
Cast Norma Talmadge .... San San/Toy Thomas Meighan .... John Worden E. Alyn Warren .... Wong Li Michael Rayle .... Mandarin L. Rogers Lytton .... Chinese Emperor Reid Hamilton .... Lieutenant Philip Halbert
The daughter of a Chinese mandarin is sentenced to death for her secret marriage to an American. Their child, raised in the mandarin's palace, grows up and escapes to seek her father, now a high-ranking official in the Philippines.