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Lear is an old man blind to his weaknesses. He decides to divide his kingdom among his three daughters according to who recites the best declaration of love. Goneril and Regan pretend to love him but treat him cruelly. Cordelia is loyal but, confusing honesty with insolence, he disowns her. Written byAnonymous

Actors: Frederick Warde,Lorraine Huling,Wayne Arey,J.H. Gilmour,Hector Dion,Ernest C. Warde,Edwin Stanley,Boyd Marshall,Ina Hammer,Edith Diestel,Charles Brook,Robert Whittier,Henry Ardsley
Year: 1916
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"As far as "King Lear" goes, it may seem pretty poor to modern audiences because the acting is occasionally overdone, there is little in the way of suspense (such as Glouchester immediately recognizing his son in the film) and the costumes are mostly wrong (like they are from some Biblical epic)"

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