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Dr. Edward Meade and friend Richard Burton both love Sylvia Norcross. Both enlist in the military, but Meade stays back to care for deformed children. Sylvia thinks him a coward and marries Burton. After Burton is presumed dead, Meade and Sylvia are to wed, but Burton returns maimed and scarred.

  1. Cecil B. DeMille


  2. Jeanie Macpherson


  3. William C. de Mille


Top Billed Cast

  1. Elliott Dexter

    Elliott Dexter

    Dr. Edward Meade

  2. Tom Forman

    Tom Forman

    Richard Burton

  3. Gloria Swanson

    Gloria Swanson

    Sylvia Norcross

  4. Sylvia Ashton

    Sylvia Ashton

    Sylvia's Aunt

  5. Raymond Hatton

    Raymond Hatton


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For Better, for Worse
For Better, for Worse


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Status Released

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  • April 26, 1919


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 10m

Budget -

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