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The Burglar's Dilemma (1912)

Short | 15 min | Short, Drama

In this latter day Cain and Abel story, a jealous brother strikes down his sibling just as a young burglar is about to enter the house. The jealous brother summons police, who then charge the young intruder with murder. How can the burglar...See moreIn this latter day Cain and Abel story, a jealous brother strikes down his sibling just as a young burglar is about to enter the house. The jealous brother summons police, who then charge the young intruder with murder. How can the burglar prove his innocence? Written by Thomas McWilliams See less
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Updated Dec 16, 1912

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Dec 16, 1912 (United States)

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Lionel Barrymore
The Author The Author   See fewer
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Henry B. Walthall
The Author's Weakling Brother The Author's Weakling Brother   See fewer
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Robert Harron
The Young Burglar The Young Burglar   See fewer
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Harry Carey
The Older Crook The Older Crook   See fewer
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Lillian Gish
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Dorothy Gish
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Charles West
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Adolph Lestina
The Butler The Butler   See fewer
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Frank Evans
The Policeman The Policeman   See fewer
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Gertrude Bambrick
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John T. Dillon
Interrogating Detective Interrogating Detective   See fewer
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Madge Kirby
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J. Jiquel Lanoe
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Alfred Paget
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W.C. Robinson
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 292 votes