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Synopsis:
John McTeague (Gibson Gowland) was a simple slow man who became a dentist after working at the Big Dipper Gold Mine. He is now being hunted in Death Valley by his ex-best friend Marcus (Jean Hersholt) and the law. His lot was cast the day that he meet his future wife Trina (Zasu Pitts) in his office. She was with Marcus and she bought a lottery ticket. Well Mac fell for her and Marcus stepped aside. When Mac and Trina married, she won the Lottery for $5000 and became obsessive about the money in gold. Marcus is steamed as he stepped aside and now she is rich so he has the law shut down Mac as he has no official schooling for his dentistry.
Trina fearful that they will take her gold away sells everything and takes all Mac earns when he is working. She adds to her stash of gold as they both live as paupers. When Mac has no job and no money, he leaves and Trina moves. Driven to desperation at being poor and hungry he finds Trina and demands the gold.
Actors:
, , , , , , , , William Barlow, Lita Chevrier, , Gwendolynne D'Amour, James F. Fulton, Edward Gaffney, Florence Gibson, James Gibson, Oscar Gottell, Otto Gottell, , Bee Ho Gray
Directors:
Producers:
Kevin Brownlow, David Gill, Irving Thalberg
Writers:
June Mathis, Erich von Stroheim, Frank Norris, Joseph Farnham
Aka:
Greedy Wives
Studio:
LLamentol
Genres:
Action & Adventure, Classics, Drama, Thrillers
BBFC:
Release Date:
01/01/2003
Run Time:
140 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
Castillian
DVD Regions:
Region 0 (All)
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.33:1 / 4:3
Colour:
B & W

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