A Simple Story of Plain People from director D.W. Griffith. Lillian Gish is a young girl betrayed and left with child by a rich bounder. Will she be able to keep her baby and find true love? Features a chase on a frozen river that sent Griffith to the hospital when dynamite exploded prematurely. With Richard Barthelmess, Lowell Sherman. 149 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score; bonus footage; photo gallery; more. Silent with music score.