About the film
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The White Rose
Release Date: May 21, 1923
|Slogan||:||«The Glorification of a Woman's Eternal Love»|
|Production Companies||:||D.W. Griffith Productions|
A wealthy young Southern aristocrat, Joseph, graduates from a seminary and, before he takes charge of his assigned parish, decides to go out and see what "the real world" is all about. He winds up in New Orleans and finds himself attracted to a poor, unsophisticated orphan girl, Bessie. One thing leads to another, and before long Bessie finds that she is pregnant with Joseph's child.