The Greater Woman

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The Greater Woman
The Greater Woman.jpg
Directed by Frank Powell
Produced by Frank Powell
Written by Clara Beranger(scenario)
Based on The Greater Woman
by Algernon Boyeson
Starring Marjorie Rambeau
Cinematography William Wagner
Distributed by Mutual Film
Release date
  • February 26, 1917 (1917-02-26)
Running time
5 reels
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles

The Greater Woman is a lost[1][2] 1917 silent film drama starring Broadway actress Marjorie Rambeau in her first motion picture beginning a 40-year screen career. Mutual Film released the film and Frank Powell directed.


  • Marjorie Rambeau - Auriole Praed
  • Aubrey Beattie - Leo Bannister
  • Hassan Mussalli - Otto Bettany
  • Sara Haidez - Ida Angley
  • Frank A. Ford - Eustace Praed
  • Josephine Park - Fanny Praed
  • Margaret Grey - ?
  • H. H. Pattee - ?
  • Louis Stern - ?


  1. ^ The Library of Congress American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog: The Greater Woman
  2. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1911-20 by The American Film Institute, c. 1988

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