The Great Well

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The Great Well
Directed by Henry Kolker
Written by Alfred Sutro
Louis Stevens
Starring Thurston Hall
Seena Owen
Lawford Davidson
Joan Morgan
Distributed byIdeal Film Company
Release date
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The Great Well is a 1924 British silent drama film directed by Henry Kolker and starring Thurston Hall, Seena Owen and Lawford Davidson. [1] It was based on the 1923 play The Great Well by Alfred Sutro.



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  1. "BFI | Film & TV Database | The GREAT WELL (1924)". Archived from the original on 13 February 2009. Retrieved 10 June 2021.