Never miss an update from Papermashup

Get notified about the latest tutorials and downloads.

Subscribe by Email

Get alerts directly into your inbox after each post and stay updated.
Subscribe
OR

Subscribe by RSS

Add our RSS to your feedreader to get regular updates from us.
Subscribe

Rare classic movies on DVD! Our DVD-Rs are region-free, studio titles are Region 1.

The Isle of Love (1916) DVD-R

Be the first to review this product

Quick Overview

Starring Gertrude McCoy, Earl Schenck, Robert Clugston, Iva Shepard, Charles W. Travis

Directed by Edwin Middleton



Print: Black and White

Runtime:N/A.

Genre: Drama



Since she's supposed to play a fisher-maiden in a new comic opera, actress Helen Arthur (Gertrude McCoy) goes to the coast to do research. Skipper Rex Bristol (Earl Schenck) falls for her, so she strings him along and then leaves him flat. The two encounter each other again when he becomes the captain of a yacht owned by the wealthy but idle John Leonard (Robert Clugston). When Leonard tries to have his way with Helen, Rex steps in and saves her. Rex still doesn't get anywhere with her. Then -- rather unbelievably -- Rex and Helen meet once again, this time on an ocean liner where he is a wireless operator and she's a passenger. The ship wrecks, and Rex and Helen are cast away on an island. He claims that as a captain, he can marry himself to her, so they become husband and wife and spend several years together, becoming parents along the way. But finally, Helen -- who was never all that thrilled with this arrangement -- takes an opportunity to be rescued and leaves the island with her child. She goes back to her old life and career, but after awhile, her callousness wears thin, and she becomes conscience-stricken. She decides to return to the island and rescue her hubby, so they are reunited.

Only 5 left

$19.99

Only 5 left

More Views

  • https://www.lovingtheclassics.com//media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/i/s/isleoflove.jpg
Detail

Starring Gertrude McCoy, Earl Schenck, Robert Clugston, Iva Shepard, Charles W. Travis
Directed by Edwin Middleton

Print: Black and White
Runtime:N/A.
Genre: Drama

Since she's supposed to play a fisher-maiden in a new comic opera, actress Helen Arthur (Gertrude McCoy) goes to the coast to do research. Skipper Rex Bristol (Earl Schenck) falls for her, so she strings him along and then leaves him flat. The two encounter each other again when he becomes the captain of a yacht owned by the wealthy but idle John Leonard (Robert Clugston). When Leonard tries to have his way with Helen, Rex steps in and saves her. Rex still doesn't get anywhere with her. Then -- rather unbelievably -- Rex and Helen meet once again, this time on an ocean liner where he is a wireless operator and she's a passenger. The ship wrecks, and Rex and Helen are cast away on an island. He claims that as a captain, he can marry himself to her, so they become husband and wife and spend several years together, becoming parents along the way. But finally, Helen -- who was never all that thrilled with this arrangement -- takes an opportunity to be rescued and leaves the island with her child. She goes back to her old life and career, but after awhile, her callousness wears thin, and she becomes conscience-stricken. She decides to return to the island and rescue her hubby, so they are reunited.

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: The Isle of Love (1916) DVD-R

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.