About the film
The Evil Thereof
Release Date: June 05, 1916
|Production Companies||:||Famous Players Film Company|
|Director||:||Robert G. Vignola|
|Writers||:||Channing Pollock, Rennold Wolf|
A manicurist gives up the honest love of a barberr to become the mistress of a wealthy broker. But she comes to hate the man who has caused her downfall, and her loathing peaks during a dinner party he is holding. Other guests include three other men and their mistresses. Each young lady gets a $100 bill as a party favor, tucked away in one of the meal's several courses. The broker proudly brags about how each bill was obtained by giving the screws to the lower classes.