To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

A Message from Mars (1913 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

For the 1903 New Zealand film version of the play, see A Message from Mars (1903 film).
A Message From Mars
Directed byJ. Wallett Waller
Produced byNicholas Ormsby-Scott
Written byRichard Ganthony
J. Wallett Waller
Based onplay A Message From Mars by Richard Ganthony
Production
company
United Kingdom Photoplays
Release date
July 1913
Running time
68 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguagesSilent film
English intertitles

A Message From Mars (1913) is a British science fiction silent film.

Plot

Horace Parker, played by Charles Hawtrey, is an exceedingly self-centered, wealthy young man. Not only is he a miser, but he also expects everyone else to conduct their lives according to his personal convenience.

Parker is engaged to Minnie Templer, but Minnie has discovered Parker's selfishness and she is on the brink of calling off the engagement.

On Christmas Eve, however, a messenger from Mars comes to Earth to show Parker the error of his ways. The two of them become invisible and eavesdrop on all the terrible—and true—things Parker's friends and family are saying about him.

Restoration

In September 2014, the British Film Institute announced that they were putting the restored film online on their website. This version is longer and restores the film's original tinting and toning. According to the BFI website, the plot is very similar to that of the Charles Dickens novella A Christmas Carol.[1][2]

Cast

  • Charles Hawtrey as Horace Parker
  • E. Holman Clark as Ramiel
  • Crissie Bell as Minnie Templer
  • Frank Hector as Arthur Dicey
  • Hubert Willis as a tramp
  • Kate Tyndale as Aunt Martha
  • Evelyn Beaumont as Bella
  • Eileen Temple as Mrs. Claremce
  • R. Crompton as the God of Mars
  • B. Stanmore as the wounded man
  • Tonie Reith as the wounded man’s wife

Taglines

"A fantastical photo-drama, in four parts."

See also

References

External links

This page was last edited on 14 January 2021, at 23:51
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.