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Orphans of the Storm (1921)

NR 12/28/1921 (US) DramaHistoryRomance 2h 30m

A dramatic epic


France, on the eve of the French Revolution. Henriette and Louise have been raised together as sisters. When the plague that takes their parents' lives causes Louise's blindness, they decide to travel to Paris in search of a cure, but they separate when a lustful aristocrat crosses their path.

  1. D. W. Griffith

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lillian Gish

    Lillian Gish

    Henriette Girard

  2. Dorothy Gish

    Dorothy Gish

    Louise Girard

  3. Joseph Schildkraut

    Joseph Schildkraut

    Chevalier de Vaudrey

  4. Creighton Hale

    Creighton Hale


  5. Monte Blue

    Monte Blue


  6. Sidney Herbert


  7. Lucille La Verne

    Lucille La Verne

    Mother Frochard

  8. Sheldon Lewis

    Sheldon Lewis

    Jacques Frochard

  9. Frank Puglia

    Frank Puglia


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