The Heart of Wetona

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The Heart of Wetona
Sheet music cover - HEART OF WETONA (1919).jpg
Directed by Sidney Franklin
Distributed by Select Pictures
Running time
72 minutes
CountryUSA
LanguageSilent..English intertitles

The Heart of Wetona is a 1919 silent film adventure drama directed by Sidney Franklin and starring Norma Talmadge, Fred Huntley and Thomas Meighan.

Sidney Franklin (director) American director

Sidney Arnold Franklin was an American film director and producer. Franklin, like William C. deMille, specialized in adapting literary works or Broadway stage plays.

Norma Talmadge American actress and film producer

Norma Marie Talmadge was an American actress and film producer of the silent era. A major box-office draw for more than a decade, her career reached a peak in the early 1920s, when she ranked among the most popular idols of the American screen.

Fred Huntley was an English silent film actor and director.

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Thomas Meighan American actor

Thomas Meighan was an American actor of silent films and early talkies. He played several leading man roles opposite popular actresses of the day including Mary Pickford and Gloria Swanson. At one point he commanded $10,000 a week.

Gladden James actor

Gladden James was an American film actor. He appeared in 187 films between 1911 and 1946. He was born in Zanesville, Ohio and died in Hollywood, California, from leukemia. He married Julia Nagl, a Broadway actress, in New York City in 1913. They had one child, Jacqueline F. James, M.D.. They divorced the following year.

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