Silent Movie Trivia #18: Annabelle Lee (1921)

Wait a sec. They took a Poe verse about death and tombs and the sea and made a film that was secretly about… U.S. labor laws? How? Why?

If this is political propaganda, all I can say is that they are doing it wrong. Not only did it go entirely over my head, I didn’t even have a clue that there was supposed to be political propaganda inside the film. I have failed as a pundit but you probably knew that already.

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