Stars: Blanche Sweet, William Russell, George F. Marion
Director: John Griffith Wray
The first screen adaptation of Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize winning stage drama Anna Christie. Blanche Sweet plays the title character, Anna Christie, a former prostitute who after reuniting with her estranged father agrees to join him on his coal barge. When they rescue Matt Burke from the sea, he and Anna fall in love, but can Anna resolve her past to satisfy Matt and her father?