October 13, 2017
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1916)
Plot: During the Civil War, reports of a sea monster attacking ships alarm the Navy. An investigation finds the monster is a submarine, the “Nautilus,” commanded by vengeance-seeking Capt. Nemo, who was once an Indian prince. Years earlier, adventurer Charles Denver caused the suicide of Nemo’s wife and the disappearance of his daughter. Nemo tracks Denver to a distant island where, unknown to him, a wild native girl matching his daughter’s description is also hiding.
Director: Stuart Paton
Main Cast: Allen Holubar, Dan Hanlon, Edna Pendleton
Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Silent
Country of Origin: USA