About the film
The Silent Command
Release Date: June 02, 1915
|Production Companies||:||Universal Film Manufacturing Company|
|Director||:||Robert Z. Leonard|
|Writers||:||Robert Z. Leonard|
Unable to pay for the operation that cured his daughter, a man promises to surrender her to the doctor on her eighteenth birthday. Knowing that the physician wishes to make her the subject of his experiments with hypnotism, the distressed father ultimately reneges on his promise, whereupon the doctor attempts to hypnotize the girl from afar.