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The Grim Game

The Grim Game(1919)

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Brief Synopsis

Harry Houdini plays a young man who is wrongfully jailed for murder and murder and must escape to save his fiance.

Cast & Crew

Irvin Willat Director
Harry Houdini Harvey Hanford
Thomas Jefferson Dudley Cameron
Ann Forrest Mary Cameron
Augustus Phillips Clifton Allison
Tully Marshall Richard Raver
Arthur Hoyt Dr. Harvey Tyson
Mae Busch Ethel Delmead
Ed. Martin Police reporter
Jane Wolf Hannah
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1919 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Famous Players-Lasky Corp.; Paramount-Artcraft Pictures
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Famous Players-Lasky Corp.
Duration(mins):  not available Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  5    

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  • Another live showing

    Gary 2015-11-28

    Magician/filmmaker Teller writes about Houdini in THE GRIM GAME just in time for the San Francisco Silent Film Festival's showing on Saturday, Dec. 5... MORE>

  • The Grim Game music

    Josh 2015-10-23

    After watching two versions of The Grim Game, I can say that myself and many of my friends prefer much more the Zivkovic version with its distinct themes... MORE>

  • I liked the Grim Game-But.....

    Aaron 2015-10-22

    I find Harry Houdini quite intriguing & the Grim Game was terrific however having watched both presentations on Sun. night, I much prefer the Sterner... MORE>