About the film
The Fires of Youth
Release Date: June 16, 1917
|Production Companies||:||Thanhouser Company|
|Writers||:||Agnes Christine Johnston|
The Thanhouser Co. has reissued a number of its surviving films on video. FIRES OF YOUTH existed at around 52 minutes in its original release. A shortened version running just over 31 minutes has survived at the George Eastman House and has now been released by Thanhouser. Jeanne Eagels does well as the neglected young daughter in a factory town. She appears in 22 scenes and delivers a sensitive performance.