After Five

Description

After Five is an American movie that was released in the year 1915. The movie was directed by Cecil B. DeMille and starred Edward Abeles, Sessue Hayakawa

Plot

Ted Ewing (Edward Abeles) invests both his own and the money of his fiancĂ©e, Nora Heldreth (Betty Schade), when a broker friend offers big investment returns. After the broker friend disappears, though, Ewing believes that he has squandered their money, and sets out on a course of action to recover it. He takes out a life insurance policy and then tries to get himself “accidentally” killed. His numerous attempts are to no avail. Next he hires some strong arms to kill him since they have apparently been following him anyway. He gives the money for his murder for hire to his valet, Oki (Sessue Hayakawa). But then the broker returns and Ewing discovers that his investment has doubled! With the strong arms after him, Ewing must straighten out the situation before it’s too late.

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