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The Planter

The Planter
Lobby poster
Directed byThomas N. Heffron
John Ince
Written byHarry C. Drum (scenario)
Based onThe Planter
by Herman Whitaker
Produced byF. M. Manson
Harry C. Drum
CinematographyGeorge W. Lawrence
H. M. Hawkins
Distributed byMutual Film Company
Release date
  • August 1917 (1917-08)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent (English intertitles)
Contemporary advert
Contemporary advert

The Planter is a lost[1] 1917 American silent drama film directed by Thomas N. Heffron and John Ince. It was produced by F. N. Manson and Harry Drum and distributed through Mutual.[2][3]


  • Tyrone Power, Sr. as Ludwig Hertzer (credited as Tyrone Power)
  • Lamar Johnstone as David Mann
  • Mrs. Tyrone Power as Consuela (credited as Helen Bateman)
  • Lucille King as Andrea
  • Mabel Wiles as Patricia
  • Pearl Elmore as Senora Morales
  • Lalo Encinas as Magdaleno
  • George O'Dell as Yaqui Chief (credited as George R. O'Dell)
  • Alice Winchester as Yaqui Chief's Sister
  • James Donald as Yaqui Father
  • Louis Fitzroy a George Ewing
  • Grace Whitehead as Mrs. Ewing
  • Pat Hartigan as Andy Meagher (credited as P.C. Hartigan)
  • Laura Winston as Elizabeth Mann
  • Lottie Kruse as Kate Sommers


  1. ^ "Planter". 20 October 2017. Retrieved 20 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Silent Era : Progressive Silent Film List". Retrieved 20 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Detail view of Movies Page". Retrieved 11 March 2022.

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