The Cheat
The Cheat (1915)

Having gambled away the charity money she's entrusted with, a society woman borrows from a wealthy Asian man in exchange for sex -- then reneges on the deal, entrapping herself and her husband in a web of revenge and racial intrigue.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 13, 1915
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Made waves during its day because of its explosive sexual and racial content.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Fascinating -- albeit racist -- pre-Biblical DeMille.

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Aj V
I loved this movie, it mixes the romance, thriller, and drama genres, sort of like a film noir, but much earlier. There are a lot of cool editing techniques… More