Also known as Naked Hands in the USA
B&W : Six reels
Directed by Gilbert M. Anderson
Cast: Broncho Billy Anderson (Gilbert M. Anderson) [Billy Adair], Ruth Saville [Edith Adair], Rodney Hildebrand [Arthur Stanton], Robert McKenzie, Harry Todd, Lee Willard, Tom Crizer (Thomas J. Crizer), Bill Cato, Darr Wittenmyer], Henry Youngman, Ella McKenzie, Fritz Wintermeier (Fred Windermere), Helen Dolan, Belle Mitchell, Eddie Fries
[?] Essanay Film Manufacturing Company or The Modern Method Producing Company? production; distributed by V-L-S-E, Incorporated. / Produced by Gilbert M. Anderson. Scenario by Gilbert M. Anderson. / Premiered 17 February 1916 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Released 19 May 1917. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The film’s general release may have been delayed after premiere showings; the film was released in the USA on State Rights basis by Select Photoplay Company on 19 May 1917. The film was rereleased in the USA as Naked Hands in [?] 1918?
Survival status: Print exists in the film holdings of Film Preservation Associates (Blackhawk Films collection) [(Naked Hands rerelease version) 35mm fine-grain positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Listing updated: 12 October 2014.
References: Website-AFI; Website-IMDb.
Home video: DVD.