David Harum DVD
Translating writer Edward Noyes Westcott's 1899 novel "David Harum: A Story of American Life" and the 1900 play version to the silent screen, director/co-writer Allan Dwan relates the misadventures of Harum (William H. Crane, reprising his stage role), an investment banker expert at "horse-trading" (a term the book popularized). Here, the one-percenter gets involved in the affair of two young lovers. With Harold Lockwood, May Allison. 68 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.