Added by on 2014-10-06


Drama (1922) 74 minutes ~ Black & White

Oliver’s mother, a penniless outcast, died giving birth to him. As a young boy Oliver is brought up in a workhouse, later apprenticed to an uncaring undertaker, and eventually is taken in by a gang of thieves who befriend him for their own purposes. All the while, there are secrets from Oliver’s family history waiting to come to light.

Director: Frank Lloyd

Writers: Charles Dickens (novel), Walter Anthony (titles), Frank Lloyd and Harry Weil

Stars: Jackie Coogan, Lon Chaney, James A. Marcus and Aggie Herring