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One of the few surviving films of silent idol Wallace Reid, this fast-paced drama follows a former champion driver whose wife and father-in-law take drastic steps in hopes he'll stop his dangerous car racing hobby. Reid goes against a judge's order, risks his marriage by deciding to race, and faces his father-in-law in competition. With Anna Little, Guy Oliver. 63 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score; bonus short "Speed Kings" (1913). Silent with music score.
Famed 19th-century British missionary/explorer David Livingstone is the subject of this silent biodrama. Follow his harrowing journeys into the heart of Africa to bring modern medicine and Christianity to the natives, his crusade against the slave trade, and his eventual jungle meeting with journalist Henry Stanley. M.A. Wetherell (who also scripted and directed) stars in the title role; with Molly Rogers, Henry Walton. 79 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score. Plays All Regions.