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Paul Revere's Ride Brought to Screen in Historical Drama THE BEE OMAHA. SUNDAY. 'APRIL 2. 1022. 'Cardigan' Opens at Sun; Strand Features Norma Apues A) its aiul Hutr Kr Ion Ffsturfil at Rialto Ouliloor Picture t . Mon. . , By JOHN E. KENNEBEC K. With the names of Norma Talmadge. Wallace Reid, Tom Mis, Rodolph Valentino and Dorothy Dalton emblatoned along "theater ' row" last week, Omaha movie fans were treated with one of the mot entertaining liata of cinema attractions that ever hit the west. This week's attractions are ordinary compared with the stellar photoplays of the past seven days in this city. Smilin' Through," which represents ' a new order of things in 'the movie industry in theway of better plays, will.fwt klf avr this week nt popular interest in such a play indicates a revival of clean stories on the screen and is evidence that the day of the lurid photoplay is over. "Smilin Through" is cer tainly smiling through Omaha movie fans. An historical drama of appealing thrills is unwoven in "Cardigan," which opens today at the Sun theater. The picture is based on the American revolution. Agnea Ayres ' and Buster Keaton are the, chief attrac tions at the Rialto . theater this week, the former playing in "The Lane That Had No Turning," and the comedian starring in "Cops," said to be a knockout for laughter. "Cameron ' of the Royal Mounted," a story ' based on the adventures of a young man in the Canadian wilds, is the chief cinema attraction at the Moon theater this week. Harry Morey is the featured player. ! "Cardigan." ; ' ' '" "Cardigan," which opens'' at the Sun theater today, tells a tafe of the most wonderful thing that ever happened m American history. M opens m northern Johnstown, ?j Slf-v'tw'J "'years o before the revolution, Avith the love-slory of a "yoptijff '.Irish ,ToWan'inwillin(t subject of the tyrant English king, and the w,ard of the English gov ernor.. ,Tbe iove affair of the young sters creates an enmity which blos soms forth into the firing-of the first shot for world independence an accurate historical fact, as re-' corded in. the history books of the United States. ,.'. " ' Young Cardigan is torn 'jiSunder from his young love" and through' fighting to regain her respect and confidence he is almost burned at , the stake, having been accused of a triple murder. He is released, how- known, and it is then that he learns Of the perfidy of Captain "William Butler, the arch villain who later be came as despised as did Benedict Arnold, the traitor. "Cameron of the Royal Mounted." The ' story of "Cameron of the Royal Mounted," playing at the Moon theater this week, concerns the adventures of a young man who is forced to leave college in Scotland and go to Canada, owing to the fact that he is accused of raising a check. In Canada he meets and falls in love with . the daughter of a, farmer by whom" he is employed. Fearing to tell her about the incident of the check. Cameron leaves a note for the girl and goes" to another town, where he joins the Royal Northwest Mounted i'olice. A situation devel ops, however, which brings about his dismissal from the mounted . fee, and the rest of the storv con cerns his struggle to explain the past and regain the coveted uniform. In the end he is successful, even to the J?ichArd Ut&vn & Gloria Summon 4.1 ifttftm.nd Oahorrt I - 1 S5 extent of winning the love of the girl. "Cameron ol tlie Koval Mouiuea it aid to be one of the mot interest ing itorire that bat ever come from the pen of that celebrated and gifted author, Halph Connor, "Lane That Had No Turning." Moonlight brought to notice t'ie hidinif place of the mill of the sciu- neur u( I'ontiac, a village in Canada, when Madciinrtte Lajcunre, mar ried to Louis Radue, supposed heir of the old leigiieur, sitting alone in the library of the seisneurr. noticed for the first time a small button on the frame of the big painting of the former master. Hie young bride pressed the button and presto! the canvas rolled up, disclosing the docu ment. For the rest of the remark able story the- reader is referred to The Lane That Had No Turning" which plays this week at the Rialto theater. Agnes Ayres is the star. "Smilm' Through." So popular has the noted screen production, "Smilin' Through," taken Omaha audiences that the picture will be held over this week at the Strand theater. The picture is the first production under the new order of things in the movie industry in the type of clean stories, critics say. Norma Tal madge, thostar, is first seen as Mon ycen, who is killed by a rejected suitor on her wedding day, then as Kathleen, niece of Monycen, whose romance is threatened as the result of the earlier tragedy. Wyndham Standing plays the role of John Carteret, who lost his bride at the altar and adopted the fair Kathleen. . Harrison Ford portrays $h; 'dual; role .of Jcremiah Wayne, slayer of Monyeen,; and of Kenneth Wayne who is made to suffer for his fafhef's crime. 1 "Over the Hill" at Muse. That great heart-rending story, "Over the Hill," will be the chief cinema attraction at the Muse the ater for four days beginning next Wednesday. It is a song of home that brings out the meanness, the pettiness, the cowardice of us but it-also shows our;nneness;-1ourlBen-e'rosity and our nobility!.., Mary Carr Is .the featured player., - "Cardigan," a historical drama based on the high lights of the American, revolution, is the featured paly at the Muse- theater. A. story of a modern marriage that began with one false step is told in "Dangerous Lies," featuring . Da vid Powell at the Muse theater to morrow and Tuesday. Mary Glynne plays opposite Powell. -Another laugh riot has resulted from Buster Keatonts efforts in his latest two-reel comedy production, "Cops," an added attraction at the Rialto theater. Police appear in this picture. in numbers never attempted before, the entire force of a large city seeking to arrest Buster for al leged crimes. The picture opens with Buster pro pose g marriage to a girl, who re fuses him because he is not a busi ness success. Buster promises to go out and become a big business man. going into the junk business. 1 he picture moves very fast, is well connected and has all the neces sary factors that go to make a great comedy, critics say. "Beyond the Rainbow," enacted by a matchless cast, including many of the best known headliners of the. screen, will be the chief cinema at traction at the Empress theater the first four days of this week. The picture tells a story full of heart interest and well sustained mystery, in which a beautiful young girl, impersonated by Miss Dove a famous Follies beauty wins' endur ing happiness because of her un- Photoplay Shown at 12, 2:30,' 5 7:30 and 9i45 IcTMESj Vaudeville Shown at 1:40, 4, 6:30 and 9 100 PICTURE! ? What is a 100 picture? Have you ever seen one? Ther are very few hundred per cent pictures, but every-once-in-a-while one will appear on the horitan of the film world. This time it U "Beyond the Rainbow" which has been acclaimed by ' press and public at being a 100 picture. - , As I have to judge pictures for you in advance, I want to hear from you. Write me fully your criticism on this production. ' ' YoUrs for better shows, . , . MANA&ER LEDOUX. P. S. the star. Door." I almoit forgot to tell you that Lillian (Billie) Dove it You will remember that pretty girl of "At the Stage fOTLILLIAN (Billie) DOVE in William Christy Cabanne's 'Beyond the Rainbow' A Picture that Thrills 1 and Mystifies ' V :r- ,a J II I ai a a 1 11 Harold Lloyd Comedy "Look Out Below" ' Program Summary Strand Nuntia Talmadge In "Siniliu' Through." Rialio-Agne Ayres in "The Lane That Had No Turning," and fluster Kraton in Cops." Sun "Cardigan." Moon -"Cameron of the Royal Nortlnmt." Empress Today until Thursday, "Beyond the Rainbow;" beginning next Thursday, "Room and Board." Muse Today, "Cardigan;" tomor row and Tuesday, "Dangerous Lies;" Wednesday through Saturday, "Over the Hill." shaken faith and courage through s long, hard fight against odds. The story of a poverty-stricken young Irish noblewoman who leases her ancestral castle to a wealthy American, to earn enough to lift the mortgage, is Constance Biiuiey's lat est picture, "Room and Board," which will open a three-days' run at the Empress theater next Thursday. Tom Carrigan plays the American tenant, who, of course, sees right through the digute ef the I ady Norrcn, who it poiinglt one of ilia in a ul i, and takes charge of her and all htr many debts. ' BWaaHaauanmHaMBMBiB Lila Lrc as "Carmen.'1 I.ila Lee is specializing in Spanish types lately. She lias just completed the role of leading woman in the pic ture, "The Dictator," Richard Hard ing Davis' South American storv, starring Wallace Reid, and will (.hortlv appear as "Carmen" in "Blood and Sand," which Fred Niblo will direct with Rodolph Valentino as star. Mis Lee's black hair and eyes make her an admirable type for roles of this character. Sidney Olcutt, the director, lias re turned from a three months' stay in Europe, during which he .devoted much time to the study of film making abroad. Mr. Olcutt says that American picture producers have nothing to fear from European rivals because of their psychological inability to make the fort of pictures that Americans like. Their films, Ol cutt says, are pessimistic in tone. "Forever" Implies Thejre Is Life and Love in Dreams "Forever," the beautiful screen creation which has thrilled movie fans at the Brandris theater during the pat week, will be held over for 12 nunc performances, beginning to day at 3 o'lloik. This picture1, based on Du Mau rier's "I'cter lbbctson," and starring Elsie Ferguson and Wallace Reid, has had an amazing succen throughout the country and has done much in arousing interest in Freud's theories of life in dreams. It proves that people can live and love in dreams. Du Maurier, its au thor, was something of a psychol ogist as well as a wrifcr and artbt. He maintained that his portrayal of the meeting of the sweethearts in their dreams was based on his own experience. He held that for many years, when away from his loved one, they could both meet in the land of dreams and carry on a sweet existence together which was as true SHOWING. IL3T FRIDAY 1 Presents I Mpln Coimimoir's ii Stirring Story of the Great Drtltwest 9ft& .. i,Mer& are strafe kings that happQTc ... 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Fred Wellcr, who plays a Royal Northwest Mounted policeman in the current I'enrhyn Staulayi production, "Over the Border," purchned from Admiral IYary the pack of pure stock Alaskan dogs with which the Admiral made liis successful dash for the l'olc. It is the descendants of llire diglitly "dinietitated'' woUe which are seen pulling the ln in the scenes mudc at Trtickee fir thi pic ture featuring Tout Monte and Hetty Compsom Scenes for Fox's reproduction of "A Fool There Wa'' are bring made on the great steamer Vale, plying along the I'aiific ru-t. It the original filming ol iliu Mory that made 1 heda It ira a n.ir. STARTS TODAY iPerbrnartces a n-i-3-5re-.3o8 0:30 , Last Feature ab 10 pita DOUBLE FEATURE PROGRAM! ,1 1 1 r Greatest Sacrifice : - n I 1J PI I 1 I I Mahlonliamilton fnsr mm had I MMMi MA -truth. shouldcu if utsarunotu ' 1 1 Tii ni ! rvn i A v-Y y talOCi ITU II THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND! (3Years in the Making) Ancxaqtreproduction of the wlds greatest navalbattle British Fleet German Fleet 37 Battle Ships 27 Battle Ships. 105 Light Cruisers 88 Light Cruisers and Destroyers and Destroyers. Battle of Jutland? More Laiahs than the Ocean has fish. QPoliceman swap yotxr night-stiok ior a feather tioller. 33racler and liis Symphony Players .