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The Million Dollar Mystery


Grossing a cool 1.5 million dollars on a 125,000-dollar investment, this action serial, produced in 23 chapters by the New York-based Thanhouser Film Corp., proved the crowning glory of studio manager Charles J. Hite, one of the great success stories of the early silent era. The company's greatest asset, Canadian-born leading lady Florence LaBadie, starred as Florence Hargreaves, whose fortune is sought after by master criminal Braine (Frank Farrington) and the unscrupulous Countess Olga (Marguerite...more