The Grasp of Greed (1916)

07/17/1916 (US) Drama 50m
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En route to Australia, beautiful authoress Alice Gordon (Louise Lovely) is shipwrecked on a desert island in the company of wealthy book publisher John Meeson. Sensing that his days are numbered, and lacking pencil and paper, Meeson tattoos his last will and testament on Alice's lovely back.

  1. Joseph De Grasse


  2. H. Rider Haggard


  3. Ida May Park


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  1. Louise Lovely

    Louise Lovely

    Alice Gordon

  2. Lon Chaney

    Lon Chaney


  3. Jay Belasco

    Jay Belasco


  4. Gretchen Lederer

    Gretchen Lederer

    Lady Holmhurst

  5. C. Norman Hammond

    John Meeson

  6. Lillian Leighton

    Lillian Leighton

  7. Louise Emmons

    Louise Emmons

    Shipwreck Survivor (uncredited)

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The Grasp of Greed
The Grasp of Greed

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Original Language English

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