Regeneration (1915 film)

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Regeneration  (1915) 
by Raoul Walsh
American silent biographical crime drama co-written and directed by Raoul Walsh. The first full-length feature film directed by Walsh; from the 1903 memoir My Mamie Rose, by Owen Kildare.
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WILLIAM FOX
Presents
R. A. WALSH'S DRAMA


Regeneration.

COPYRIGHT
WILLIAM FOX

Direction
by
R. A. WALSH

Adapted from Owen Kildare's
"My Mamie Rose,"
by R. A. Walsh and Carl Harbaugh.
Photography by Georges Benoit.

Owen's mother, passing gratefully on to another and, we believe, happier world, leaves ten-year old Owen to fight his way as best as can in this.

Owen---John McCann.

T. F. Gar[…]

Across the hall.


Jim Conway---James Marcus
Maggie Conway---Maggie Weston

"The kid's alone now. I'm going to bring him in here."

Owen make himself generally useful.


On sentry duty.

"Hey! the old man's drunk again!"

And so the days pass in the only environment he knows.

WEST SIDE

LOEWER'S
LAGER BEER

"Come on up, the old gal will be tickled to see yer!"

And then years pass and Owen still lives in a world where might is right---and where the prizes of existence go to the man who as the most daring in defying the law, and the quickest fist in defending his own rights.

Owen, at seventeen---H. McCoy.

ALI[…]

5 & 10
DRINK


SS SILV[ER]

LOEWER'S
LAGER BEER

Owen's twenty-fifth year finds him a leader of the gang, by virtue of a complete assortment of the virtue the gangsters most admire.

Owen, at twenty-five--Rockcliffe Fellowes.

Skinny, one of the gang---William Sheer.

LION
BREWERY

LAGER
BEER

"Buy the drinks!"

While, like all proverbial new brooms, the recently elected district attorney resolves to sweep the city clean.

Ames---Carl Harbaugh

GANGSTERS MUST GO
DISTRICT ATTORNEY AMES DECLARES


Police now assured that Owen Conway's rule will end. The gangsters have been a menace to the neighborhood. East side long ago had decided to change for the better. Nothing would give
[…]

Marie Deering, whose butterfly existence has hidden, even from herself, the knowledge of her nobler qualities.

Marie---Anna Q. Nilsson.

Eight-thirty at the Deering home, where the district attorney is a frequent and welcome visitor.

Eight-thirty at Grogan's.

"I notice you have announced to the press the beginning of your war against the gangsters."

"Really, though, they must be awfully interesting people. I'd love to see one!"

"Very well. If you like, I'll take you this evening to a place where you can see a lot of them."

TO-NIGHT


3 SMOKES


LA PETITE MARIE
PREMIER DANSEUSE
SPECIAL FEATURE


IVAN KELLY.
VIOLONIST


OLD HOME FOUR.

"I think we'd better be getting out of there."

"It's right down here that schools and hospitals--and friends are needed! Charity begins at home--right in this town!"

A few moments at Grogan's, and the passing words of a strange speaker--and to Marie Deering comes an awakening to the duty she owes her fellowmen. As worker in a settlement in the gangsters' district, her gentle spirit finds that the days pass in true happiness.

husband is away and baby's sick. Can you help me.

Mrs. Mc Grath.

[CHICK]ORY-HALL

The treat of the season.


The settlement's annual outing.

SH[AMROCK]

L[IFE]
PRES[ERVERS]

Noon.

Evening.

NO ADMITTANCE

And afterward.

SHAMROCK TOWING

All the kiddies were saved.

[…] DUANE

One of the constantly recurring problems of the workers at the settlement-- the domestic troubles of the Flahertys.

God Is Love

Settlement
HOUSE

ROOM
TO RENT

"Send Owen. He's the guy who'll bring the kid."

God Is Love

A new world--wherein Owen finds education, inspiration and--love.

Owen's unaccountable desertion was the wonder of the gang, which had speedily elected Skinny to take his place.


Some weeks later.

"Give up this life, Marie. What is its attraction? Won't you come back to the world where you belong?"

5d 4
TOM
ICE
COAL
WOOD

"Lose his Royal Highness--quick!"

DiarY

"Hide me, Owen--I knifed a cop!"

"Don't forget he----"

"That's a lie! There warn't nobody with me!"

Aug 24.

Owen is getting along splendidly. He has left his former associates forever and is heart and soul in his new position

"Very fine and loyal, my boy, but you can't save your friend, and you have lost whatever chance you had--with her."

We are even now
Keep out of my way
Beat it—Get me

Owen

We are even now
Keep out of my way
Beat it—Get me

Owen

"I guess it's all right to tell you where he is. He's upstairs."

"Go back, my boy, and keep up the good work. We are proud of you."

The journey homeward.

VENGEANCE
IS MINE SAITH
THE LORD
ROMANS 12-19

"She lies here, this girl o'mine, but her soul, the noblest and purest thing I ever knew, lives on in me. It was she, my Mamie Rose, who taught me that within me was a mind and a God-given heart. She made of my life a changed thing and never can it be the same again!"

COPYRIGHT
WILLIAM FOX

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1952, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 60 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.