She 1925

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She ★★½ 1925

H. Rider Haggard's famous story about the ageless Queen Ayesha, (Blythe), who renews her life force periodically by walking through a pillar of cold flame. Story and titles by Haggard. Blythe is a stirringly mean queen, and the story remains fresh and fun. Silent film with music score. 69m/B VHS . Betty Blythe, Carlyle Blackwell, Mary Odette, Tom Reynolds; D: Leander De Cordova, G(eorge) B(erthold) Samuelson; W: Walter Summers.