|Edge O' Beyond|
|Directed by||Fred W. Durrant|
|Written by||Irene Miller|
|Based on|| The Edge O' Beyond |
by Gertrude Page
|Produced by||G.B. Samuelson|
G.B. Samuelson Productions
|Distributed by||General Film Distributors|
Edge O' Beyond is a 1919 British silent drama film directed by Fred W. Durrant and starring Ruby Miller, Owen Nares and Isobel Elsom. It is an adaptation of the 1908 novel The Edge O' Beyond by Gertrude Page, one of her bestsellers set in Rhodesia.It was shot at the Isleworth Studios in West London. Ruby Miller had previously appeared in a West End stage version of the novel.
Isobel Elsom was an English film, theatre, and television actress.
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