In the Name of the Law (1922)

The oldest son of a San Francisco Policeman is accused of theft. The officer's wife, brother, and step-sister attempt to help repay the money. The family goes through various misfortunes ... See full summary »

Director:

Emory Johnson

Writers:

Emilie Johnson (screenplay), Emilie Johnson (story) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ben Alexander ... Harry O'Hara - age 9, prologue
Josephine Adair ... Mary - age 6, prologue
Johnny Thompson Johnny Thompson ... Johnnie O'Hara - age 8, prologue
Jean Adair Jean Adair ... Child - prologue
Ralph Lewis ... Patrick O'Hara
Claire McDowell ... Mrs. O'Hara
Ella Hall ... Mary - age 18
Emory Johnson ... Harry O'Hara - age 22
Johnnie Walker ... Johnnie O'Hara - age 20
Richard Morris ... Mr. Lucas
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John C. Calhoun John C. Calhoun
Jeanne Carpenter Jeanne Carpenter
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Storyline

The oldest son of a San Francisco Policeman is accused of theft. The officer's wife, brother, and step-sister attempt to help repay the money. The family goes through various misfortunes and takes a nasty turn when officer O'Hare shoots his second oldest son Johnny during a bank robbery. Johnny must go on trial. A spectacular trial ensues followed by a happy ending.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 May 1923 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Mens Storbyen sover See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Ralph Lewis, in the role of a policeman, directed traffic on Market Street in San Francisco for almost an hour. See more »

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