Orrin's brother, J. Warburton Ashe E. Lincolnsays he loves Bessie, but when she learns he does not mean it, she flees the home, heartbroken. Unable to find work, Bessie collapses one day in the boarding house in which she is staying. The landlady, Mrs.
Ashe, realizing he was wrong in his treatment of Bessie, goes on a trip to England to forget about her. During a hunting expedition he finds a mysterious chalice that some believe to be the Holy Grail. Orrin urges her brother to return home to help locate Bessie. Seeing Bessie needs medical care, Tony tries to raise money by stealing the chalice.
The police later recover the chalice in a raid on a pawnbroker's shop. News of the cup's mysterious healing powers, and the way it glows in the dark, reaches the newspapers.
After Bessie tells Tony the story of the Holy Grail, he again steals the chalice, this time to cure Bessie who makes a recovery, but Tony is caught and put on trial for the theft.
During the trial, Bessie and Ashe are reunited and when Ashe refuses to press the charges against Tony, he is acquitted. Later, the pawnbroker, now in Sing Sing prison, confesses Hell Fire Angel - Tom Fuller Band - Ask the mysterious glow was from some radium he had placed in the chalice. A review of The Light in the Dark in Moving Picture World noted: "In introducing the new process of color photography, Associated First National has made doubly secure an offering that from the standpoint of material and treatment promises to give wide satisfaction Lon Chaney has the type of role in which he has proven exceptionally skillful.
His is a real sympathetic contribution. The Variety review said, "If its story possessed Hit - Alex Blake - Dark Into The Light the merit of its technical equipment, it might have proved a world-beater.
It doesn't, so it isn't Chaney is a somewhat more kindly crook than is his wont, Hit - Alex Blake - Dark Into The Light Mr. Lincoln struggles along in the fat, but unconvincing hero role. The original seven-reel film was re-edited into a condensed minute version known as The Light of Faiththat was circulated to schools and churches in the s. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Clarence Brown writer William Dudley Pelley writer.
Lincoln as J. Templeton Orrin Dorothy Walters as Mrs. McClune as Socrates S. Play media. Exhibitors Herald. December 24, Retrieved: May 9, Anderson, Robert Gordon. South Brunswick, A Industrya - Ich Hasse Dich (File) Jersey: A. Barnes, Blake,Michael F. The Films of Lon Chaney. Vestal, New York: Vestal Press, Films directed by Clarence Brown.
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