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2nd Saturday Silents: Dick Turpin (1925) – FREE Virtual Screening Now Showing. Starring Oklahoman Tom Mix & featuring Tony The Horse! See it safely at home on any electronic device from Circle Cinema’s YouTube page. This month’s program will also feature an interview with Fawn Lassiter, director of the Tom Mix Museum in Dewey, OK.
In eighteenth century England, gentleman highwayman Dick Turpin (Oklahoman Tom Mix) overcomes many difficulties to rescue his sweetheart from a terrible marriage in this historical adventure drama. (Not Rated, 70 minutes)
Fun Film Fact: Mix departs from his usual western roles to play a British historical figure, the highwayman Dick Turpin (1705-1739). A young Carole Lombard was filmed in several scenes as an extra which mostly ended up on the cutting room floor.