|The Bridal Chair|
|Written by|| G. B. Samuelson |
|Produced by||G. B. Samuelson|
|Starring||Miriam J. Sabbage|
C. M. Hallard
|Languages|| Silent |
The Bridal Chair is a British silent motion picture of 1919 directed by G. B. Samuelson and starring Miriam J. Sabbage, C. M. Hallard, Daisy Burrell and Mary Rorke. A drama, it was written by Samuelson and Roland Pertwee.
The film was premiered at a Trade Show in July 1919.
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