The Ace of Hearts 1921


Forrest (John Bowers) and Farralone (Lon Chaney), members of a sinister anarchist society, are competing for the affections of Lilith (Leatrice Joy), another member of the secret sect. When the society decides to kill a wealthy businessman, Forrest receives the ace of hearts, deeming him the man who must carry out the assassination. Lilith now sees Forrest in a new light and the two quickly marry, yet their love makes them question Forrest’s decision to take on the murderous mission.
Initial release: October 21, 1921
Directors: Wallace Worsley, Herbert Brenon

Author: Old Boy

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