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The Adventurer (1917)

A 10/22/1917 (US) ComedyAdventure 26m
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The daring convict no. 23, known as The Eel, escapes from prison and, after mocking his inept persecutors, saves the lives of three people in peril: a beautiful girl, her mother and an annoying suitor, only to get exhausted and almost drowned. Once he regains his strength at Judge Brown's home, he participates on an upper-class social party where he competes with the suitor for the favors of the charming Miss Brown. But prison guards are still after him…

  1. Charlie Chaplin

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Vincent Bryan

    Screenplay

  3. Maverick Terrell

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Charlie Chaplin

    Charlie Chaplin

    The Eel / Commodore Slick

  2. Edna Purviance

    Edna Purviance

    Miss Brown - The Girl

  3. Eric Campbell

    Eric Campbell

    The Suitor

  4. Henry Bergman

    Henry Bergman

    Judge Brown - The Father / Docker

  5. Albert Austin

    Albert Austin

    The Butler

  6. Marta Golden

    Mrs. Brown - The Mother

  7. Toraichi Kono

    Chauffeur (uncredited)

  8. Phyllis Allen

    Phyllis Allen

    Governess (uncredited)

  9. John Rand

    John Rand

    Party Guest (uncredited)

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The Adventurer
The Adventurer

Status Released

Original Language English

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