Outside the Law (Blu-ray)

Directed by Tod Browning

Release Year: 1920
Running Time: 76
UPC: 7 38329 25139 0
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English intertitles
Genres: Thriller, Crime
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Cast
Priscilla Dean
Lon Chaney
Wheeler Oakman

Crew
Directed by Tod Browning

While under contract at Universal Studios, Tod Browning crafted a series of melodramas with strong female protagonists, women on the wrong side of the law, who stood defiantly against the men who tried to control them. No actress better personified this tough, glamorous anti-hero than Priscilla Dean (Drifting, White Tiger). In Outside the Law, Dean plays hard-boiled jewel thief Molly Madden. When her father is framed for murder by Black Mike Sylva (Lon Chaney), Molly partners with safecracker Dapper Bill (Wheeler Oakman) to stage a double-cross of their own. Outside the Law was Browning’s second film with actor Lon Chaney, whose gifts for elaborate makeup and ruthless villainy would flower under Browning’s direction, setting the stage for a series of monstrous characterizations that would revolutionize the melodrama and lay the foundations of the American horror film.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Audio commentary by film historian Anthony Slide

Musical score by Anton Sanko

Alternate ending

Footage comparison


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