A Wireless Rescue (1915)

Drama, Short

Filled with a desire to get square with the railroad, Engineer Jim Burke, discharged for drunkenness, tries to incite some of the other engineers to go on strike. Meeting with poor success,... See full summary »

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19 November 2019 | deickemeyer
An engrossing photoplay
A romance of the rail, this two-part "thriller" uses wireless telegraphy as the means of averting a disaster to an express train. The usual love story is woven into the sensational effects, the sweetheart of the conductor-hero sending the message that saves the train from plunging into an open drawbridge. An engrossing photoplay, acted in the right spirit by James Morrison, George Cooper, Dorothy Kelly and Wm. Shea. - The Moving Picture World, April 10, 1915

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23 March 1915



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