A Severe Test

(Solax Film Company, 1913)

After a year of marriage, Frank does not show Daisy the same degree of affection he did when they were newlyweds. To test his love, Daisy fakes her own death to see how he responds. Little does she know, Frank is aware of her game and decides to play along.


Starring Marian Swayne and Vinnie Burns
Directed by Alice Guy-Blaché




Image quality:



1080p HD


17 minutes


Additional content

  • An original, scene-specific piano score compiled from period appropriate photoplay music.



  • Stream online or download MP4





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