At the Crossing (1914)

Judge Dikeman gives Mike and Jim a long sentence in jail. A short time later the judge's daughter leaves for a boarding school. Her father is an inveterate smoker, and is warned several ... See full summary »

Director:

O.A.C. Lund

Writer:

O.A.C. Lund (story)
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Cast

Cast overview:
O.A.C. Lund ... Mike
Lindsay J. Hall Lindsay J. Hall ... Jim
Edward Roseman ... Judge Dikeman (as Edward F. Roseman)
Barbara Tennant ... The Judge's Daughter
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Judge Dikeman gives Mike and Jim a long sentence in jail. A short time later the judge's daughter leaves for a boarding school. Her father is an inveterate smoker, and is warned several times by his own physician that he must stop smoking. He cannot break the habit off, however, and just about this time Mike and Jim are released from jail. They decide to get even with the judge, and under cover of night make their way to the side entrance of his house. Just as the two jail-birds enter the judge is seized with an attack of heart failure. The two house breakers enter the room and find it in total darkness; they discover they have cut the electric light wire instead of the telephone wire. They make out the shadowy form of the judge lying in his chair, and as one of them is about to smash him on the head with the blackjack, he sees how lifeless his body looks. Believing the judge to be dead, in a panic they rush for the door, but hear the daughter coming up the path. Seizing the judge's ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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Short | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 1914 (USA) See more »

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Eclair American See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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We have seen very many of these
21 April 2018 | by deickemeyerSee all my reviews

A well handled fire is the feature of this offering. Its story is fair, but not convincing. Barbara Tennent's acting helps it out some, but we have seen very many of these tramps getting revenge on some judge in pictures. - The Moving Picture World, January 31, 1914


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