The Colleen Bawn 1911

Irish Silent Films on the Internet: A film Restoration Project of Irish Film & TV Research Online, Trinity College Dublin.

A secret marriage leads to murder. It and the play are based on the actual 1819 murder of 15-year-old Ellen Scanlan.

Directed by Sidney Olcott
Written by Gene Gauntier
Based on play The Colleen Bawn
by Dion Boucicault
Starring Gene Gauntier
J. P. McGowan
Sidney Olcott


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