About the film
Home, Sweet Home
Release Date: May 16, 1914
|Production Companies||:||Reliance Film Company, Majestic Motion Picture Company|
|Director||:||D. W. Griffith|
|Writers||:||H.E. Aitken, D. W. Griffith|
John Howard Payne leaves home and begins a career in the theater. Despite encouragement from his mother and his sweetheart, Payne begins to lead a life of dissolute habits, and this soon leads to ruin and misery. In deep despair, he thinks of better days, and writes a song that later provides inspiration to several others in their own times of need.