Mary Pickford in Tess of the Storm Country 1914 00

   Mary Pickford


Directed by                    Edwin S. Porter
Produced by                  Famous Players Film Company
Written by                     B.P. Schulberg, from the novel Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
Starring                         Mary Pickford, Harold Lockwood, Olive Carey, David Hartford, William Walters
Release date                   March 30, 1914
Running time                 74 minutes
Country                          United States
Language                        Silent film


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"Tess of the Storm Country" is a moving drama. A rich man has built a house on top of a hill and is going out of his way to get rid of his poor squatter neighbors living at the bottom.


In 2006 the film was selected for preservation in the National Film Registry as being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant."


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Mary Pickford in Tess of the Storm Country 1914 3

   Mary Pickford


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